Receive Assistance

Applications will be accepted beginning November 1, 2021.

Please read the 2021 Holiday Program Instructions for this years’ application process.

This year, recipient familes will need to pick up their food and gifts on Wednesday, December 22, 2021. Approximately 1 week before PICK UP DAY, you will receive information about a time slot between 1:00-5:00 pm. Due to COVID concerns we are unable to deliver them to you.

Click below to download the Instructions and Application

Click Here –> Santee Santas 2021 Holiday Application for Assistance


The Application is for requesting assistance from the Santee Santas Foundation for the 2021 Annual Holiday Food and Toy Program.  All 3 pages must be completed, printed out, signed where indicated on pages 2 & 3, and submitted to Santee Santa as directed below. Applications are not accepted online or by email.

It is very important that each section of the application be answered as completely and accurately as possible and that photocopies of all required documentation be included for your application to be considered.  DO NOT INCLUDE ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS

All pages of the Application must be completed. The Application is provided as a fillable form and your information may be typed into the spaces before printing.  Please be sure to SAVE your document before you print it out. Once the document is printed, be sure to sign both places where indicated on pages 2 & 3, then submit your application to Santee Santas as directed below. Applications must be received on or before December 3, 2021.

*If you are unable to print out the application, you may pick up one at any School Office in Santee School District during school hours, the Santee Library, or at any of the pick-up/drop-off locations listed below.

Completed applications must be mailed to Santee Santas at the address below or may be dropped off at the pick-up/drop-off dates listed below.

Mail to:          Santee Santas          PO Box 710033        Santee, CA 92072

Pick up/Drop off Dates (All dates are at Rio Seco School)

Tuesday, November 9, 2021           3:30 to 4:45 p.m.

Saturday, November 20, 2021        10:00 a.m. to 12 Noon

Tuesday, November 30, 2021         3:30 to 4:45 p.m.

Rio Seco School is located at 9545 Cuyamaca St, Santee, CA 92071

If you have any questions or if you have submitted an application and have not received a response from us by
December 5th please contact us at or by phone call to 619-258-5947 (leave a message).