Yes! It is that time already — time to start to planning for Christmas Blessings Express at New Hope! This event is where our guests shop for unwrapped gifts for the entire family. You cannot imagine the different you make in the families lives by your willingness to help make their Christmas a special one, full of wonderful memories.

Click here for a general items that are often requested by families struggling at Christmas. If you are able to donate, please drop off your unwrapped donations at any New Hope Center by due dates listed below.  Please note due dates are at the end of November and early December. 

Click here to download “gift ornaments” that you can print and hang on a giving tree at our place of business or place of worship.

We also gratefully accept donations for our food baskets. The following items are suggested: ham, turkey, vegetables, gravy, potatoes, canned fruit, cranberry sauce, pie filling, pie crust, boxed stuffing, cereal and macaroni and cheese.

Stay tuned for volunteer information that will be posted in November! 

Thank you for your generosity and love to our neighbors in need. With your support, we can make this Season filled with Hope and Love.

Accepting Gift Donations:

  • Dillsburg Center: through December 8, 2020.
  • Dover Center: through December 4, 2020.
  • Hanover/Littlestown Center: through December 7, 2020
  • New Oxford Center: through December 11, 2020 (Call Center ahead to schedule drop off time at United Hook & Ladder)
  • Mechanicsburg Center: through November 30, 2020.
  • West Shore Center: through December 11, 2020. 

All center hours (time for drop off): 9am to 4pm Monday through Friday (exception: Littlestown is open Wednesdays only)