A community campaign has been launched to help ensure no child in the Epping Forest district will go without a Christmas gift this year.
Last year over 90 gifts were donated or purchased with crowd-funded money. All were given to children aged between 2 and 17 in the Epping Forest district. Many had been referred by local schools and frontline children and family service providers.
Ways to give a gift
Local residents and businesses can donate a gift or purchase funds in the following ways:
Choose and buy a gift online
Buy a gift for us to give
Deliver an unwrapped gift to the reception desk at Epping Forest District Council Civic Offices. The address is 323 High Street, Epping CM16 4BZ. We are open weekdays from 9am to 5pm.
Please bring your gift before 15 December for us to wrap.
Make Christmas extra special
With the rising cost of living having an increasing impact on many household budgets, we hope that the Epping Forest Christmas Giving scheme will make Christmas extra special for struggling families.
Find information about other cost of living support that is available locally.
This seasonal community initiative is now in its third consecutive year. The partners include:
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