From Jesus with Love Christmas Party
December 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
From Jesus With Love is our annual Christmas party for parents and children facing financial difficulty. Families living on a low-income budget from our WMB Church family and the Kitchener-Waterloo community are invited to this Christmas party featuring live music, baked goods and children’s activities. Parents may also select one gift, free of charge, for each of their pre-registered children.
PRE-REGISTRATION: To attend the party as a guest, you may register in person at WMB Church during office hours (9am-4pm) November 26-30. You must present ID for yourself as well as each child you are registering.
GET INVOLVED: We invite you to help us prepare for and host the party! We will need:
- Volunteers to help with preparations before the event and the night of the party. Sign up for a role here or fill out a volunteer form at WMB on Sunday mornings.
- New gifts for kids ages 0-16 years, retail value $25-$35. See gift guidelines and suggestions below.
- Donations must be new
- $25-35 value (cost before sale discounts)
- Greatest need is gifts for ages 0-3 and 10-16
- Please avoid stuffed animals, candle holders and bath sets
Gift suggestions for ages 10-16:
- Movie tickets
- Headphones, earbuds or iPod speakers
- Clothing for guys and girls with a gift receipt (e.g. Roots, American Eagle, Hollister, Abercrombie & Fitch, H&M, Bluenotes)
- Video games/collectibles/sports items (e.g. EB Games, West 49, Boathouse, Journeys, SportChek)
- Sports equipment (hockey stick with puck, hockey net, street hockey goalie mitt, soccer ball, football, basketball)
- Gift card to specific stores like American Eagle, EB Games, iTunes, Sportcheck, etc.
- Arts and craft kits, scrapbooking supplies
- Cozy girls’ PJs
- Snow tube
- Remote control vehicle
- Advanced Lego kit