Country Santa Program collects toys for needy children across the
upstate of South Carolina.
Since 1978, Mr. Buddy Cox of Pumpkintown has helped needy
children in the foothills of South Carolina at Christmas. He is affectionately
known as the "COUNTRY SANTA".
2021 Newspaper article
- A new book has been published about Country
Santa called "With Love from Jesus and Country Santa". It is
listed on Amazon
In 2021, we helped approximately 2000 children from 625
families in Pickens county.
Children don't understand that life is hard and sometimes there just isn't enough for
Christmas presents. A child believes that Santa will find them Christmas morning.
"Share A Smile With A Child"
by donating to
the COUNTRY SANTA Program. We accept ONLY new
unwrapped toys and monetary donations year around.
Over the past several years, the Country Santa
Programs has been on the
Sec. of State Angels List. To be on this list, you must devote
80% to of its total expenses to the program services. In 2015, Country
Santa Program devoted 97.8% to its program.
112 Reece Lane
P.O. Box 856 (mailing
Pickens, SC 29671
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