Getting Started

Find a participating Be a Santa to a Senior location.

Remove bulb with senior’s gift request from the tree.

Purchase the requested gift(s) listed on the bulb.

Place bulb and unwrapped gift(s) in the designated box.

Since the program began in 2003, there have been over…

How it Works

Home Instead Senior Care partners with local non-profit and community organizations to identify seniors who might not otherwise receive gifts this holiday season. The company then works with local businesses and retail stores to help facilitate the purchase and distribution of gifts by placing trees and ornaments within their various locations. Each senior’s gift requests are written on a Be a Santa to a Senior bulb.




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