Lutheran Border Concerns Ministry

Gifts for the Children of Tijuana

toys-lbcYour family can make a difference in the life of a little one just across the border. Please bring your gifts UNWRAPPED to make it easier to get the gifts across the border. Please choose a small-sized gift* and place it in the appropriate box under the Christmas tree in the Sanctuary. Gifts will be collected until December 25.

The boxes will be labeled for the appropriate age and gender of the recipients:

  • Preschool Girl
  • Preschool Boy
  • Boy: 5-8 years old
  • Girl: 5-8 years old
  • Boy: 9-12 years old
  • Girl: 9-12 years old
  • Teenage Boy
  • Teenage Girl


Gift suggestions:

  • Matchbox/Hot Wheels cars
  • Coloring books
  • Crayons
  • Markers
  • Small bags of plastic animals
  • Marbles
  • Stuffed animals
  • Puppets
  • Sports equipment
  • Balls
  • Dolls
  • Jump ropes
  • Plastic trucks
  • Barrettes
  • Necklaces
  • Combs
  • Puzzles
  • Socks are also needed for all ages!


Please note: toys must not require reading or batteries to operate.

Thank you!