Welcome to the Central Canteen Holiday Gift Package Order Site

The 2023 Holiday Order Site is now CLOSED! Download the flier for details!

Thank you for visiting the Central Canteen Holiday Gift Package Order Site. 

  • Orders will be accepted November 1st at 8:00am through November 30th at 4:30pm.
  • Gift packages will be delivered from December 18th through December 22nd (tentative dates).
  • Orders are only accepted on the website with payment via MasterCard or Visa; prepaid credit cards may be accepted if an address is registered to the card.
  • Only one gift package is accepted per order.
  • Gift packages are $30 each.
  • Institutions may limit the number of gift packages an offender receives at their discretion. Anamosa and Fort Madison have a limit of two (2) gift bags per inmate; all other institutions have a limit of three (3). The Iowa State Penitentiary in Fort Madison requires the purchaser to be on the receiver's visiting list.

If you have any questions regarding the Holiday Gift Package program, please read the Frequently Asked Questions or contact 515-725-8712.