Volunteering, Donating, and Using Our Services

Christmas House has exciting opportunities for shoppers, volunteers and contributors. Select links below or on the left sidebar to learn more about how you can receive help during the Christmas season or offer help throughout the year.

  • SHOP page – Learn requirements for shopping. Tickets for each day we’re open are distributed each morning at 6:30 am. (View 2019 qualifications in Spanish. View 2019 qualifications in Russian.)
  • VOLUNTEER page – Find information about volunteering. Register during Oct-Dec to volunteer for a Nov/Dec shift.
  • DONATE page – Donate gifts or money year-round, including donating funds online.

Providing Christmas Gifts to Children in Snohomish County

Christmas House is a 100% volunteer, non-profit organization in Everett, Washington that provides an opportunity for qualifying, low-income, Snohomish County parents to select free holiday gifts for their children age infant – 18 yrs old. In 2018 we provided over 38,300 gifts to 7,185 children from 2,390 families. Each December our “store” is located in the Boys & Girls Club gym at 2316-12th Street, Everett, WA. Our mailing address during the year is PO Box 717, Everett, WA 98206.

Hundreds of people contribute to the success of Christmas House. Some contribute their time, some donate money or gifts, some hold fundraisers, some volunteer their skills … the list goes on and on, and you can be a part of it all.

Latest News

Snowflake icon Silvertips Teddy Bear Toss Benefits Christmas House. Buy a discounted-price hockey ticket ($17, $22 and $27) ONLINE for Saturday, Dec 14 to see the Everett Silvertips play the Vancouver Giants. Fans ordering the online tickets will receive a teddy bear to toss onto the ice after the first Tips goal. The teddy bears will be donated to Christmas House, the WARM 106.9 Teddy Bear Patrol and Seattle Children’s. See details and buy your special offer ticket ONLINE today. Offer ends 1 pm on 12/14.  Visit www.everettsilvertips.com/teddybeartoss.

Snowflake icon Donate A Gift & Enter to Win A Prize. Donate a new unwrapped toy or make a cash donation (suggested $5) to Christmas House at the Everett Silvertips games on Dec. 14, 15 or 18 and you’ll be entered into a drawing to win a great prize. Drawings will be held after first intermission on Dec. 18. Need not be present to win. Prizes include exclusive limited edition team signed sticks, pucks and various other items.

Snowflake icon Volunteers are still needed for a few shifts. Click the “Register (Volunteers)” link in the sidebar to see available slots. Select your favorite shift and register online. If the shift you’d like isn’t available, check back because spots open up when we have advance cancellations.

Snowflake icon  Are you interested in becoming a Christmas House Director? Email president@christmas-house.org.