Adopt a Friend

Thank you for blessing a shelter resident with Christmas gifts! These gifts will be delivered to residents on Christmas morning.

1. Sign up to shop for one of our guests this Christmas.
2. Shop for the Christmas gift items listed below. All the items will amount to about $50 total (if all the items are purchased from Walmart, other stores may be a higher total).
3. Grab a blank Christmas card and write out a note of encouragement. Feel free to include a Bible verse, prayer, or other kind thoughts!
4. Return all unwrapped gifts in a plastic bag (leave the gift wrapping to us), as well as your card. Return by December 8th to Gateway Mission’s Administration Office (661 E 24th St, Suite 300, Holland. Open Mon-Thur from 9am-5pm & Fri from 9:30am-noon).

Wish List Items:
Women: Full size lotion, Full size body wash, Full Size Body Spray, Loofah, Chapstick (1-3 count), Purse size Tissue Package, Devotional Book/or Journal, Pens (2 count), Full-size candy bar, Scented Hand Soap, To-go coffee cup/or Reusable water bottle
Men: Full size lotion, Full size body wash, Chapstick (1-3 count), Small Tissue Packages, Waterproof winter gloves, Devotional Book, Pens (2 count), Full-size candy bar, To-go coffee cup (16oz)
While we appreciate the generosity and wanting our guests to feel extra loved this holiday season, we want all our guests to feel equally loved and valued. For this reason, we are asking that all the Adopt-a-Friend gifts contain the same items with no additional gifts added.

Yes, we want our guest to feel equally loved by receiving the same gifts.