Skagit Valley Herald
Christmas Fund

The Skagit Valley Herald Christmas Fund is a non-profit, charitable organization that has provided toys, books and a holiday meal to needy children and their families in Skagit County for over 70 years. Every donation is tax deductible.

Online registration has ended, but families can still fill out a paper form provided in the links below to register for the Christmas Fund.

After Saturday, Dec. 19, if you still need to sign up for the Xmas Fund, please come to the Skagit County Fairgrounds on Monday, Dec. 21 or Tuesday, Dec. 22 between 10 am – 2 pm. You can fill out a form and then pick up your gift bag. If you have already registered but haven’t picked up your gifts, you can also come at this time.

Note: We are at the North entrance to the Fairgrounds, 1410 Virginia Street in Mt. Vernon.

Changes for 2020 with COVID 19

Registration — Will begin on Monday, November 16. There will be no phone registration this year. This may be done on your phone or computer. Or fill out a registration form – See below under Forms. Select Register as a Recipient and print out the form. Forms may be dropped off at the Skagit County Fairgrounds, 1410 Virginia Street in Mount Vernon. This is the north entrance to the Fairgrounds.

Sponsor Program — This has been cancelled for 2020.

Christmas Party With Santa — This has been cancelled for 2020

Toy Donations — New, unwrapped toys for boys and girls ages 0-17 years old may be dropped off at the Skagit County Fairgrounds, 1410 Virginia Street in Mount Vernon. This is the north entrance to the Fairground. Toys may also be dropped off at the Skagit Valley Family YMCA, 1901 Hoag Road in Mount Vernon. Office hours: Monday – Friday 6 am – 8 pm.

Please call 360-419-7261 to make an appointment to drop off your gifts, or email christmasfund@skagitpublishing.com

Distribution — Will be a drive through pick up for gift bags. Enter the Fairgrounds through the SOUTH gate, 479 West Taylor Street in Mount Vernon.

Questions — call 360-419-7182 English or 360-419-7184 Spanish

Cambios Para 2020 Con COVID 19

Registro — Comenzará el lunes 16 de noviembre. Este año no habrá registro telefónico. . Esto se puede hacer en su teléfono o computadora. O complete un formulario de registro - Consulte más abajo en Forms. Seleccione Registrarse como beneficiario e imprima el formulario. Los formularios se pueden dejar en el recinto ferial del condado de Skagit, 1410 Virginia Street en Mount Vernon. Esta es la entrada norte del recinto ferial.

Programa Patrocinador — Esto ha sido cancelado para 2020.

Fiesta De Navidad Con Santa — Esto ha sido cancelado para 2020.

Donaciones De Juguetes — Los juguetes nuevos sin envolver para niños y niñas de 0 a 17 años se pueden dejar en el recinto ferial del condado de Skagit, 1410 Virginia Street en Mount Vernon. Esta es la entrada norte del recinto ferial. Los juguetes también se pueden dejar en Skagit Valley Family YMCA, 1901 Hoag Road en Mount Vernon. Horario de atención: lunes a viernes de 6 a.m. a 8 p.m.

Llame al 360-419-7261 para hacer una cita para dejar sus regalos, o correo electrónico christmasfund@skagitpublishing.com

Distribución — Será un recorrido en coche para recoger las bolsas de regalo. Ingrese al recinto ferial por la puerta SUR, 479 West Taylor Street en Mount Vernon.

Preguntas — llame al 360-419-7182 en inglés o al 360-419-7184 en español

Contact Info

Volunteer 419-7263

Sponsor a Family 419-7261



Important: All online donors will be acknowledged and thanked in the Skagit Valley Herald. If you wish to remain anonymous, please mail your donation clearly marked anonymous to SVHCF, 1215 Anderson Road, Mount Vernon, WA 98274. Thank you for your tax deductible donation. Charitable 501(c) Tax-ID: 91-1304740.

Drop Off Locations (mid-November to mid-December)

Skagit Publishing, 1215 Anderson Rd., Mount Vernon

Skagit County Fairgrounds,1410 Virginia St, Mt Vernon, Events Office, Mon-Fri 9-5

Check your neighborhood shops or HOA for community fund drives (or organize one)

Drop off a new, unwrapped toy at any local Marine Toys for Tots location. The Marine Toys for Tots—Skagit Valley #1043 donates thousands of dollars worth of toys to the Skagit Valley Herald Christmas Fund each year.

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