How You Can Help

How to Donate

The Radford Elf Shelf is a 501 (c)(3) charity organization registered with the Federal and State Governments. All donations are tax deductible. Receipts relating to goods donated (for the IRS) are available.

Contributions are gratefully accepted all year long. Monetary contributions received before December 1st are especially appreciated.

Mail contributions to:

Radford Elf Shelf

P.O. Box 2804

Radford, VA 24143

OR Click here to make a contribution by PayPal!

Donations of new toys/gifts can be dropped off at donations boxes in various Radford businesses and churches.


Volunteers are needed to assist with:

    • Organizing drives for donations of money or new toys/gifts

    • Shopping for specific age groups

    • Trucks/drivers to pick up new toy donation boxes throughout Radford

    • Set-up at distribution site the 2 days preceding distribution/shopping days

    • Assisting shoppers on distribution/shopping days

    • Clean-up and inventory on Saturday

*Please note: Because of privacy issues, only adults are allowed to volunteer during distribution/shopping days. Children/teens may help during set up and clean up.


Cheryl Loving