Gifts of Joy

Gifts of Joy

Holiday Gift Drive

 

Through your generous gift and those from our community, thousands of the children and adults served by the Mental Health Center of Denver will receive a special holiday gift this year.

Gifts of Joy

Holiday Gift Drive

 

Through your generous gift and those from our community, thousands of the children and adults served by the Mental Health Center of Denver will receive a special holiday gift this year.

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Get Involved

Donate Dollars

Donate to the Gifts of Joy Fund, which provides gift cards for teens and adults, as well as toys for children.

Purchase a Toy

Provide a gift for a child
we serve. 

Volunteer

Sign up for one of our volunteer opportunities.

Adopt a Residence

Put gift bags together for one of our residences.

Purchase a Toy  |  November 1 - December 9

Purchase a gift at Timbuk Toys (University Hills or Lowry Town), or bring an unwrapped gift to one of our drop-off locations. Holiday gift tags will be available at Timbuk Toys, allowing you to hand-select a gift for a child we serve. We also welcome donations of gift bags, tissue paper and bows.

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Recommended Gifts ($15-25)

Gift Drop-Off Locations:

Timbuk Toys University Hills 
2526 S. Colorado Blvd. 

Timbuk Toys Lowry Town Center
200 Quebec St., Suite 600-121

Mental Health Center of Denver
4141 E. Dickenson Pl.  |  8 am - 5 pm

Volunteer: Create Holiday Cards & Crafts

November 16 | 2 - 4 pm

Dahlia Campus for Health & Well-Being

3401 Eudora St., Room 104

December 3 | 2 - 4 pm

Mental Health Center of Denver Administration

4141 E. Dickenson Pl., Room 264

December 7 | 2 - 4 pm

Dahlia Campus for Health & Well-Being

3401 Eudora St., Room 104

Adopt a Residence

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Get a group of friends or co-workers together to adopt one of our 14 residences. These group residences are home to individuals just coming off the streets, whose lives you can brighten with a special holiday gift bag or stocking this season. Each residence houses 8-16 men/women.

Examples of Gift Items:

  • Hats & Scarves
  • Flannels, Long Underwear & Socks
  • $10 Gift Card to Target/King Soopers/Walgreens/Walmart
  • Hot Chocolate or Apple Cider Packets
  • Toiletry Items (Toothpaste/Toothbrush, Chapstick, Soap, Shampoo, Shaving Cream, etc.)

Contact Us

For questions, contact Amanda DeGruccio at Amanda.DeGruccio@mhcd.org.

Please help spread the word by announcing Gifts of Joy at your religious or civic group. If you are involved with groups where you could place an announcement in a bulletin, newsletter, or elsewhere, let us know and we will send you an electronic announcement you can edit to fit your needs. 

The Mental Health Center of Denver is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.