Apply for Host A Family

Host A Family matches families in need with sponsors to provide holiday gifts.

Apply for Assistance

Thank you for your interest. We have finished taking applicants for this holiday season. We will re-open the application next fall.

Check back next year.

Who is eligible for assistance.

Host a Family helps families with children in the McFarland, Oregon, and Stoughton school districts who are financially disadvantaged. To qualify, you must:

  • Be financially disadvantaged
  • Have children (18 years or younger) in the McFarland, Oregon or Stoughton school districts
  • Agree to pick up your gifts on the pick up dates (typically a Friday and Saturday during of the first weeks in December)
  • Be willing to provide photo verification and proof of address.

If you meet the above criteria, you can apply for assistance when the application window opens, typically from September through November of each year.

Other assistance.

If you’re seeking immediate financial or charitable assistance, you should check the other local charities:

  • [other charity options]