Would you like to volunteer your time or support other families in the Austin area this season? The Women of Austin Foundation
is hosting their Jingle Bell Jamboree Toy Drive & Holiday Extravaganza on December 10th from 10am-2pm at Zilker Lodge. The event is a day full of Christmas magic, joy, and gifts for 100 single moms and their children living in the Austin area. They will enjoy pictures with Santa, cookies, crafts, a toy drive, and more fun all provided by community sponsors.
How you can be part of the Jingle Bell Jamboree Toy Drive & Holiday Extravaganza
There are several different ways you can participate in the Jingle Bell Jamboree Toy Drive & Holiday Extravaganza.
Nominate a local single mom and her children or apply for the event
Do you know a local single mom whose family deserves a day full of Christmas magic and joy or want to apply to participate in the event yourself? Contact Ashley at The Women of Austin Foundation here. There are 100 spots available.
The Women of Austin Foundation needs LOTS of volunteers to make this event happen: Volunteers for setup (7-10am) and cleanup (2-3:30pm) as well as during shifts of the event for the shopping center, wrapping center, refreshments, and client check-in.
Check out all the volunteer opportunities and sign up here.
Buy a gift
The Women of Austin Foundation has curated gift lists that will best fit the needs of their clients. They’re separated into easy-to-shop-for categories. At the event, gifts will be displayed in sections, although parents will be able to choose any of the gifts for their children. This style of giving makes it easy and fun for moms to shop for their children, choosing what they know will suit their little ones best.
Amazon wish lists:
Girls 0-5 years old
Girls 6-12 years old
Girls 13-18 years old
Boys 0-5 years old
Boys 6-12 years old
Boys 13-18 years old
You can drop off your gifts at the following locations:
Prep School Dripping Springs
12610 Nutty Brown Rd
Austin, TX 78737
Prep School Bee Cave
14001 Bee Cave Parkway
Bee Cave, TX 78738
11821 Rock Rose Ave
Austin, TX 78758
Black Swan Yoga- Westgate
4534 West Gate Blvd
Austin TX 78745
BSW - East
913 E Cesar Chavez St
Austin tx 78702
403 Orchard St
Austin TX 78703
6504 Bridge Point Parkway, Unit 430
Austin, TX 78730
Austin Beer Works
3001 Industrial Terrace
Austin TX 78758
Absolute Natural Health
2700 West Pecan St #204
Pflugerville, TX 78660
12303 Technology Blvd, #900
Austin TX 78727
Not a shopper? No problem. Give directly here and your donation will be used to make sure The Women of Austin Foundation has enough gifts for all of their expected guests.
Host a toy, gift card, or supply drive at your home or business
If you're interested in hosting a toy, gift card, or supply drive at your home or business, please contact The Women of Austin Foundation here.
Host a booth with resources for single moms in the Austin area
Are you a local non-profit and would like to host a resource booth for single moms in the Austin area? Contact The Women of Austin Foundation here.
Sponsor the event
Sponsor our fun event activities, including the North Pole, Winter Wonderland, or Santa’s Workshop! This is an easy way to create maximum impact, and give your company or organization a little visibility boost, too! All event sponsors will have dedicated signage and will be highlighted throughout the season on all of the The Women of Austin Foundation's socials.
Having sponsors for this event means The Women of Austin Foundation can use every donated dollar to go directly out to purchasing gifts for families in need.
Contact Ashley for information!
What is The Women of Austin Foundation
The Women of Austin Foundation is a 501c3 nonprofit with a mission to create a supportive community that empowers, equips, and engages women throughout Austin. The Foundation is dedicated to fostering personal growth, promoting self-sufficiency, and enhancing the well-being of women as they face unique challenges on their journey.
What is The Women of Austin Foundation' mission?
The Women of Austin Foundation is committed to providing comprehensive programs, resources, and opportunities that address the specific needs of women and single moms, equipping them with the tools and support necessary to overcome obstacles and achieve lasting success. By focusing on empowerment, and education, we strive to create an environment where every woman and single mom can thrive regardless of their circumstances.
Who does The Women of Austin Foundation support and how?
The Women of Austin Foundation supports all women through their unique journey of life. The Foundation heavily emphasize single moms and has created quarterly outreaches to help them and their families. They firmly believe that "when we support a woman, we uplift an entire community".
How can the community help?
The Women of Austin Foundation needs the community's help. With just $10 a month, you will be joining their mission to change someone's story by building out safety nets for single moms and women in crisis throughout Austin. They will not only receive emergency assistance with these funds, but they will have the opportunity to be equipped for the last change. Join The Women of Austin Foundation in Changing a Woman's Story Today.