33479 Lake Road, Suite C Avon Lake, OH 44012

Seasonal Programs

CRS offers various seasonal programs designed to help relieve the financial burden on families during specific times of the year. These programs include:

  • Easter Baskets and Food Boxes
  • Mother’s Day Women of Worth
  • Summer Snack Bags
  • Back-to-School Readiness Program
  • Thanksgiving Food Boxes
  • Christmas Holiday Assistance Programs

Santa’s Workshop Information

Holiday Family Baskets

Be Santa to a Senior

Holiday Food Baskets 2021

Santa’s Workshop General Information and Donation Drop-Off Dates and Times
  • All donations, including Family Baskets should be dropped off at Santa’s Workshop located at 457 Avon Belden Road in Avon Lake (northeast corner of Walker Rd. and Rte. 83)
  • Weekdays: November 29th – December 10th from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM and Saturday, December 11th from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
  • If you need to make special arrangements to drop off your donation please contact Amy at 216-316-3216.
  • **Please wear a mask at all times when dropping off your donation.
  • **New items only. DO NOT WRAP THE GIFTS PLEASE!
  • **We will not be accepting any donations after Saturday, December 11th.


Another great way to support CRS during the upcoming holiday season is to volunteer to be a Salvation Army Bell Ringer! This year we will be manning kettles at the Giant Eagle in Avon Lake and the Hobby Lobby in Avon so we’ll be looking for lots of people to volunteer!

Click here to sign up at Giant Eagle

Click here to sign up at Hobby Lobby

More information will be provided after you have signed up. Any questions should be directed to Cece at 440-933-5639 or ccarlson@aalcrs.org.

As always, thank you for all your support!