with Christmas for more than 350 children (and counting). We have prequalified over 120 families requesting help with their children’s Christmas. We have age, size, gift ideas.
Their miracle begins with you!

Who Can Help? Churches, Sunday School Classes, Clubs, Civic Organizations, Businesses, and Families/Individuals

 Adopt a Family or Child

 Purchase gifts, wrap, and label


 Shop, wrap, make phone calls, and office help
Call : (318) 323-0502 and leave a message

Adopt Commitments by November 28. Gifts dropped off by December 15.


Donate $40 per child by November 28, but any amount is appreciated. You may make your donations in many ways:

Checks or money order by mail to:
Rays of Sonshine
P. O. Box 7299 Monroe, LA 71211
Attention: Christmas Giving Fund

Online through PayPal by CLICKING HERE


Adopt children by Nov. 28.  Please limit single child’s total gifts to no more than $40 ea.  Wrap, label (name) and put in large bag with all gifts for all children in family.  On outside of bag, put family number assigned (you will know it) and tie shut.

Drop it by on or before December 15 to

  1. First West Thrift Store West Monroe – ask for Phillip or tell assistant it is for Rays of Sonshine’s Children's Gift Drive.  Hours 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  2. 114 Catalpa St. Monroe --- between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.  Monday through Friday
  3. 1006 Emerson St. Monroe --- between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m.  Monday through Saturday
  4. Or Call if there is a problem with drop-off: 318-323-0502, 318-557-2641 or 318-680-4095