Young Professionals of Ocean City
The Young Professionals Committee of the Ocean City Chamber of Commerce is coordinating with Ocean City area businesses, churches, and non-profit organizations. The 2019 Christmas Spirit Campaign will invite 75+ local children in need to a Christmas gift shopping event on December 7, 2019. The shopping event will allow the children to purchase Christmas gifts for themselves or family members, play games and do craft activities, spend time with Santa and to also enjoy a pancake breakfast.
Please do not bring any children under 16 to the event due to the age group of our Child participants
*Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent at all times- Please add their name to your comment during registration*
Schedule of Events:
--Tuesday December 3rd
6:00 PM VOLUNTEER MEETING at the Ocean City Chamber
This meeting is strongly recommended for first time volunteers and anyone interested in assisting with the Bag Stuffing and going over the final details for the "DAY OF" Schedule. All Committee Members will be present to answer any and all questions you may have!!
--Saturday December 7th EVENT DAY
6:00 AM Meet at Wal-Mart
*Volunteers at Wal-Mart will be given instructions and a picture will be taken
6:30 - 7:00 AM Child Shopper and Chaperone Introduction, Shopping Begins!
7:30 AM Santa Arrives and will be visiting children in the activity room.
8:30 AM Shopping ends, gifts are wrapped, loaded into trucks & headed for Outback
8:45 AM Bus leaves for Outback
9:00 AM Breakfast at Outback for Children and Volunteers
9:15 AM Children learn about the Christmas Spirit
9:30 -10:00 AM Parents check Children out while gifts & goody bags are distributed
Volunteers - Remember to:
1. Wear a red shirt or sweater
2. Bring a pen and a calculator or a phone with one
3. Dress up for the costume contest! Express your holiday cheer and be entered to win. 1st 2nd and 3rd place winners will be awarded a prize. Please no Santa costumes as we already have a visit from Santa planned!
Contact: Ashley Rodriguez at [email protected] for more information on how to participate!
6:00am - 9:00am EST
Walmart Supercenter Berlin, MD
|| Ashley Rodriguez