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Christmas Giving Opportunities:

(For everyone looking for a way to give back and bless a family this Christmas!) 


Adopt a Family for Christmas 2023 :


Gift price per child: $100 

FCSS Staff will pass on gift suggestions from parents of children. 

Please wrap and label each gift for child with age & sex of child. If you have included gifts for parents, please label 

them also. 

Please have the Adopt A Family items dropped off at the FCSS office on Wednesday, December 13th 2023. Office hours are from 9:00 am - 4:30 pm. 

Suggestions for gifts for the family: 

- Family pass at the library, movie theatre, bowling alley, swimming pool 

- Gift certificates for local restaurants, hair salons etc. 

- Please label all donated items with the Sponsor Letter given to you 

If you choose to shop for Food Hamper $50 gift card for ham or turkey Plus** 

Basic Hamper Items include. 


-cheese whiz 

-peanut butter 


-cranberry sauce 

-canned vegetables 

-granola bars 

-salad dressing 

-stuffing mix/pudding/pie filling 

If you prefer to give gift cards for the hamper: 


-store bought Christmas 



-juice boxes 

-coffee/tea/hot choc 


-cake mix 

Gift cards from Pembina West Co-op or Freson Bros. Request gift cards that can only be used for food: 

$50- to purchase turkey or ham 

plus 2-member family - $100 

3-member family - $125 4,5-member family - $175 

6,7-member family - $200 

8,9-member family - $225 

10,11-member family - $250 

Barrhead & District Family & Community Support Services Society 

5103 51 St 

Barrhead, AB 

T7N 1AS 

Tele # 780-674-3341 



Christmas Hamper Items Suggestions :

Ham or Turkey 

Christmas Hamper Items Suggestions 

  • Ham or Turkey
  • Scalloped Potatoes or Stovetop Scalloped Potatoes or Stovetop
  • Stuffing
  • Cranberry Sauce (w/ Turkey) Canned Vegetables
  • Cake Mix/Pie Filling
  • Mustard etc. (condiments)
  • Stuffing
  • Canned Vegetables
  • Cake Mix/Pie Filling
  • Cranberry Sauce (w/ Turkey)
  • Mustard etc. (condiments)
  • Salad Dressing
  • Salsa
  • Chips
  • Salad Dressing
  • Salsa
  • Chips
  • Crackers
  • Canned Fruit
  • Crackers
  • Canned Fruit
  • Treats (Chocolates, cookies etc.) Treats (Chocolates, cookies etc.) 



Food Bank Donation Suggestions :

  • Peanut Butter
  • Kraft Dinner
  • Canned Soup
  • Canned Fruit
  • Pasta
  • Pasta Sauce
  • Juice
  • "Side Kicks"
  • Pancake Mix
  • Pancake Syrup
  • Granola Bars
  • Canned Meat
  • Rice
  • Condiments
  • Cereal
  • Oatmeal
  • Noodles
  • Toiletry Items(shampoo/T-paper/soap


Thank you for your support


Barrhead & District Family and Community Support Services Society