Gift Mart is happening on the weekend BEFORE Christmas for the City: Friday and Saturday, Dec. 15th – 16th. If these dates don’t fit into your schedule, please consider helping us sort toys and gifts before the event. You can sign up to help with either below..

Please note that volunteers must be 12 or older to volunteer alone at the Gift Mart. Kids under 12 may volunteer alongside a parent.

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Your phone number will remain confidential and not be shared with anyone outside the Love Out Loud organization.
If applicable, please indicate what church, group or organization you are affiliated with.
The Gift Mart Team will begin sorting toys and gifts on the dates below. Please indicate your availability. You will receive a response from the Gift Mart email account ( within 72 hours with further information. Please check your spam folder.
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 15: Gift Mart Set-Up, 8:00am-8:30pm
Tasks include accepting gifts dropped off at the Benton, sorting gifts and toys, staging the shopping showroom, organizing the stock room, arranging the Check-in, Checkout and gift wrap stations, setting up the children’s play area, etc.
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 16: Gift Mart Sale, 8:00am-6:30pm
Tasks include checking families in and out; helping families shop, restocking shopping showroom, bagging/wrapping gifts, serving as cashier, etc
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 16: Gift Mart Children’s Play Area, 8:00am-6:30pm
Tasks include assisting with and providing fun activities for children ages 4 to 11. Prior to working in this area, volunteers must consent to a background check. Must be 12 or older to volunteer in this area.
Saturday, December 16th – Gift Mart Tear down, 4:00pm-8:30pm
Tasks include packing gifts and toys that have not been sold, transitioning gifts to other sites as well as to the Gift Mart storage, and removing signage, etc.