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  • The Hoboken Christmas Exchange

    The Hoboken Christmas Exchange is designed to ensure that no child  in our city goes without a gift on Christmas. We want everyone to experience the JOY of Christmas!

Dec 12
301 Garden
The sixth annual Hoboken Christmas Exchange invites you to be part of spreading joy to someone in need this Christmas. Love your neighbors in a powerful way by becoming an elf or by adopting a family or child this December.

Adopt a Child or Family

Ensure no child in Hoboken misses out on the joy of Christmas by signing up to participate in the Hoboken Christmas Exchange. Here’s a quick view of the main steps.

  • Sign up to be a donor
  • We’ll match you with an individual
  • Receive a wish list for each individual you adopt
  • Wrap the gifts and tag them with the name

Deliver to 301 Garden Street:

  • Dec 11 | 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
  • Dec 12 | 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Volunteer at the Event

Volunteering is another great way to be part of spreading joy as part of the Hoboken Christmas Exchange. It takes over 250 volunteers to coordinate drop-off and pick-up for over 1,500 individuals. Check out the time slots below, then sign up at the top of the page.

Volunteeer Slots for Drop Off:

  • December 11  |  6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
  • December 12  |  8:00 am – 12:30 pm
  • December 12  |  11:00 am – 3:30 pm

Volunteer Slots for Pick Up:

  • December 12  |  3:00 pm – 8:00 pm

We want to ensure that no child up to 18 years old goes without a gift this Christmas. We achieve this by partnering with non-profit and civic organizations around Hudson County. It is important that you give us accurate contact details in case we have issues or questions on your Wish List.

Pick-up Date and Times

  • December 12  | 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm


Do you love to plan events? Do you want to have a significant impact on your neighborhood?

Fill out the form below and come check out the Bridge Events team as we plan 1Day, the Hoboken Christmas Exchange and the Easter Egg Hunt. These events impact over 10,000 people a year!

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