Be a Part of BGCC's 2021 Holiday Gift Drive

  • Date: Thursday, October 7—Wednesday, December 8
  • Goal: 2,500 gifts for Club members, ages 5-18.
  • Main Point of Contact: Questions can be directed to Emily Steepleton, Corporate and Foundations Coordinator.            Emily can be reached by email, or by phone, 319-560-7555.
  • Gift Guide: Please send only new, unwrapped gifts; $15-$25 in value; No toy weapons or food/edible gifts.
  • Amazon Wish List: Shop online for a gift through our Amazon Wish List and have it shipped directly to the Club!
  • Delivery Window: If you decide to buy a gift at a store and need to deliver it to us, the best times are weekdays from           9 a.m.-5 p.m. no later than December 8, 2021. Please coordinate any in-person deliveries with Emily Steepleton.

Are you hosting a gift drive at your school, office or church?
Here are some "Helpful Hints" to help make your drive a success!

  • Designate an individual or team to lead your group's collection efforts
  • Advertise a collection location/box and deadline
  • Encourage participation by setting a team gaol or make the collection into a competition between departments
  • Share this Holiday Gift Drive webpage or Amazon Wish List link with participants
  • We recommend collecting items throughout October and November, and setting a Monday, December 6 deadline
  • Please coordinate delivery items by Wednesday, December 8 by contacting Emily Steepleton

Your Gift Will Make a Positive Impact, Now More Than Ever