Need some great gift ideas for your friends and family? We have just the answer! Our Local Holiday Gift Buying Guide includes several wonderful non-profits that offer many gifts the recipients are guaranteed to love.
Hudgens Center for Art & Learning
Located at the end of the Gas South District in Duluth, the Hudgens Center has a gift shop brimming with beautiful pottery, woodwork, jewelry and more. Plus, they offer professional art classes, which makes a wonderful gift for the budding artist in your family. Be sure to visit their gallery and check out the latest exhibit while you’re there. Thanks to our sponsorship, it’s free!
6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Building #300, Duluth, GA 30097
Suwanee Arts Center
Another great resource for artistic gifts and Suwanee-branded merchandise is the Suwanee Arts Center. Located in Suwanee Town Center, you can browse their amazing paintings, photography, textiles and more, then grab a bite to eat at one of the many delicious restaurants within walking distance.
3930 Charleston Market St NW B6, Suwanee, GA 30024
Ever consider giving the gift of live theatre? Aurora Theatre is located in the heart of Gwinnett at the brand new Lawrenceville Arts Center, a spectacular $35 million state of the art facility. Consider giving a pair of tickets or even season tickets to someone who will love their heartwarming plays and toe-tapping musicals. Their world-class productions are some of the best in the region, and the gift of tickets will be a sure-fire hit. Bonus Tip: their Christmas Canteen musical revue is a lot of fun and a lovely way to celebrate the season.
128 E Pike St, Lawrenceville, GA 30046
Special Kneads & Treats
If you want to give some sweet treats as stocking stuffers or buy a delicious dessert for a family gathering, Special Kneads & Treats bakery is the perfect spot. This bakery hires adults with special needs, and their tasty cupcakes will fill your belly while their wonderful mission will warm your heart. One of their specialties is choc-corn; a white chocolate covered popcorn that is highly addictive! Consider buying cupcakes, sheet cakes, cheesecakes, cookies, choc-corn. Gift certificates are great too, allowing your friends and family to enjoy whatever treat they desire.
156 Scenic Highway S Lawrenceville, GA 30046
Holtkamp House Wine
Did you know we have a limited edition single barrel Cabernet Sauvignon grown and bottled in Napa Valley? A bottle of this exquisite wine can be yours for a donation of $100 or more to the Holtkamp Family Foundation. Plus it comes in a beautiful glossy black gift box, ready to share with someone you love.
To order a bottle, please make a donation of $100 or more here.