Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, families and the world have struggled to make ends meet let alone the added stress of making sure kids in the household have a Christmas tree with gifts under it.

Parents are going without eating to provide their children with a little bit of magic, but Santa's helpers want to make sure struggling families are taken care of this holiday season.

The United States Postal Service has teamed up with some trusty elves to help bring Christmas to kids across the nation with USPS Operation Santa. This amazing opportunity brings together struggling parents and angels who want to help provide Christmas joy.

1st Step.

Grab supplies and get to writing. Remember Santa needs to see what is written so write a clearly as you can. You can decorate your own letter or you can download one of the USPS pdf letters HERE!

2nd Step. 

It's time to write your letter! Make sure your letter is written crisp and clean so Santa can know exactly the gift you're hoping for. Add in specifics like clothing sizes, shoe sizes, and brand names.

3rd Step.

Mail your letter to SANTA!
Make sure when you are writing Santa’s mailing address, use the exact address listed and make sure that the address is in the middle of the envelope.

Here is the address to the North Pole

Santa
123 Elf Road
North Pole, 88888.

Just like any other parcel, you want to make sure your return address lists your full name and address in the upper left corner of the letter.

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