Click on the picture to learn more about the commemorative print.

Welcome to the Holiday Sharing Tree!  


Providing gifts during the Holiday Season to those in need since 1985. 
The Holiday Sharing Tree serves Blue Earth and Nicollet Counties.




2019 Important Dates:


  • October 21-25                                           Salvation Army receipient interviews


  • Friday, November 15                               Project Kick-Off 
  • ​Friday, November 15                               Giving cards will be available at Tree site locations


  • Saturday, December 14                   All wrapped gifts dropped off by 5:00 PM
  • Sunday, December 15                     Sorting of gifts beginning at Noon

                       **NEW location** River Hills Mall across from Cinemark movie theatre

  • Tuesday, December 17                    Distribution of all gifts from 1:00 - 6:00 PM at the           

                                                                   Mankato Armory and St Peter Lutheran Church

  • Wednesday, December 18               Make up date if severe weather on December 17. 

To be considered as a receipent for the 2019 season please contact the Salvation Army or Nicollet County Social Services in the beginning of October.  Recipients can not sign up on this web site. 

If you are interested it signing up your children for the Toys for Tots program, forms are available at Nicollet County Social Services, Blue Earth County Government Center, Lincoln Community Center, and the Salvation Army. The Toys for Tots hotline number is 387-8847.