Since 1965, Beacon Santa has helped families provide holiday gifts for their children; the fund now helps families in Maynard and 13 other communities.
The Beacon Santa Fund is a nonprofit organization administered by GateHouse Media New England, the parent company for 12 weekly papers in 15 communities.
Applications are now available in the Town Clerk’s office during regular Town Hall hours.
Important Dates for the 2018 Season are:
OCTOBER 31st – Deadline for applicant forms and letters to be returned to the Beacon Santa office
Applicant’s name and address must be legible
All signatures must be original
NOVEMBER 24th thru DECEMBER 1st – Recipient store gift cards mailed to qualified recipients. Gift Cards can be used at any Target Store – see additional information in the flyer link below:
How to Donate:
Donations pay for vouchers for food, clothing and toys at area supermarkets and department stores during the holidays.
By mail: Beacon Santa Fund, c/o Middlesex Savings Bank, P.O. Box 645, Maynard, MA 0175
In person: 150 Baker Ave. Ext., Suite 101, Concord; 9 Meriam St., Lexington Middlesex Savings Bank branch on Nason Street in Maynard