Garden Center’s annual project provides holiday decorations to non-profit organizations and personal gift bags to underprivileged children, youth, men and women served by the organizations.
In addition to the suggested donations listed below, we also accept cash donations.
Donations can be dropped at Garden Center during regular business hours now through Friday, November 20.
Monetary donations can be sent to
San Antonio Garden Center
Operation Christmas Cheer
3310 N. New Braunfels
San Antonio, TX 78209
Jamie Whitfield is Operation Christmas Cheer Chairman.
Volunteer Workshop Days
(Call for hours)
Monday, November 23
Tuesday, November 24
Wednesday, November 25
Bring your crafting tools!
Rattles, teethers, light up and musical toys, baby mittens, socks, small blankets and stuffed animals.
Toddlers & Early School Ages:
Matchbox cars, small Lego kits, larger toys and car trucks, baby dolls, small stuffed animals, age-appropriate books, super-hero characters, coloring books and crayons and musical instruments.
Art Supplies (all ages):
Playdough, slime, water beads, colored pencils, washable markers, art sets, craft kits.
“Pampering Bag” Items for Ladies:
Scented lotions, scented soaps, nail polish, manicure sets, lipsticks, bubble bath, scented body wash, socks
Men’s Grooming Aids:
Shaving razors, shampoo, socks, under garments, combs, brushes, manicure sets
Games (all ages):
UNO, Phase 10, playing cards, handheld games, Yahtzee; board games such as Monopoly, Operation, Candy Land, Clue, Scrabble. Jigsaw puzzles