Fristaden Christmas gift collection 2022


Fristaden in Jakobstad collects Christmas presents for children, youth and young adults. Even small gifts are gratefully received! 

You can contribute with: 

  • Mittens, socks, hats, scarves, shoes and jackets - for all ages
  • New toys for children of all ages, sleds, cranes, skis, skates, sledges,
  •  Family games, craft materials, PC or video games, game consoles, computers, hand controllers, mobiles, prepaid cards (calls/data).
  • Hygiene items, make-up, hair products, perfumes, swimming pool cards, cinema tickets, gym cards, bedding, curtains, towels, small carpets,
  • Confectionery, candies, cookies, soda.  

ATTENTION! Good if the gifts are not wrapped. The gifts are welcome to be put in transparent plastic bags. Hygiene and make-up items should be unopened/New.

Fristaden packages the gifts before the distribution. 


Monday-Friday 28.11-16.12 2022 at 10.00-15.00 v50 Mon-Fri (12.12-16.12 2022) at 10.00-18.00. We accept the gifts at Fristaden's office, Lindskogsgatan 20, 68 620 Jakobstad. It is also fine to let us know your address, so Fristaden's volunteers can pick up the gifts directly from your doorstep/home. The gifts for children and young people are handed out in the square during Christmas week v.51 Tuesday-Thursday 12-16 Friday 10-14 in Jakobstad. 

More information is available from Fristaden's chairman Linda Backlund. e-mail: or on tel. 046-840 6423