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The Community-Based Shoebox Charity



Welcome!  This month's highlights:


A total of 1521 Christmas shoeboxes have been made with the help of Shoebox Express - another record year!  Thank you to everyone involved!

Our new video, featuring four future stars of the silver screen, is now online on our YouTube channel.  Follow us on Facebook for regular updates: @ShoeboxExpress. 


Last Updated: 18th November, 2018.

About Us

Shoebox Express began as a small not-for-profit initiative 10 years ago.  We exist to remove barriers to participation in Christmas Shoebox schemes.  We are located in Merseyside, but our support base is spreading!  We are now a Charity (number 1176464) registered with the Charity Commission for England & Wales.

Our Philosophy

It doesn't have to be difficult, time-consuming or expensive to participate in a Christmas shoebox scheme.  We make it easy, fun and inexpensive for you to help a child in desperate need at Christmas.  For many children, your shoebox will be the only Christmas gift they receive this year.  For some, it will be the only gift they receive across their whole childhood, hence our tagline: