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Photos of children and moms receiving gifts, volunteers reading letters

Photos of letters to Santa Be An Elf adopted

Photos of Be An Elf’s Patrick Reynolds with letters to Santa

More video on Be An Elf’s YouTube channel

HD-Broadcast Quality video B-roll package– (3:32) – 279mb – .MOV

More photos in the photo album on Be An Elf’s Facebook page.  These images may be downloaded in Acrobat High Resolution (20 MB).

See also our latest News Release

A sample of images available:

Guess who wrote to Santa! There are gifts here for everyone in the family 2.13 MB jpg. of the image above’s Real Letters to Santa page has clickable links to high-resolution Santa letters by children.

Donations make it possible for BeAnElf to adopt more letters. Patrick Reynolds, Chief Elf at, holds letters to Santa adopted by the charity.


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Be An Elf is a tax-exempt 501c3 children's Christmas charity. Contributions are tax-deductible. We are not affiliated with USPS Operation Santa® but we support it by creating public awareness of the program online and in social media, by recruiting and orienting new volunteers to the program, and by offering tips to needy families writing to Santa. Be An Elf also uses donations to adopt letters to Santa and send gifts to the kids who wrote them. We will never share your info with third parties; see Be An Elf's privacy policy. ©2020 Be An Elf - All rights reserved.