Christmas Charity
Season One, Episode Nine
Episode Guide
"Now or Never"
"Bad Influence"
This is the ninth and final episode of the first arc of Glee: The New Years. This episode was cut from the season.


It's Christmas time, and Mr. Schuester tries to get everyone in the spirit, unfortunately, Claira refuses to. Her bitchy mood turns everyone off, wondering if she really deserves to be in New Directions. Meanwhile, in order to congratulate and support New Directions for their win at Sectionals, Shawn Dawson decides to join New Directions; Santana Lopez returns for Christmas break, and decides to help Daniel, A.J., Rick and Cheyenne to donate to charity for those who do not have gifts for Christmas. Will Claira learn from her mistakes or will she leave? Will tension rise when Shawn joins the glee club?


Song Title Original Artist Performer(s)
It's Beginning To Look a Lot Like Christmas Perry Como Will Schuester and Chanel Rayne
The Christmas Song Nat King Cole Rick Castello
Joy to the World Isaac Watts Shawn Dawson
A Holly Jolly Christmas/Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Jonny Marks/Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Charlie Holden and Elizabeth Moore
Feliz Navidad Jose Feliciano Santana Lopez with Daniel MickCheyenne McLarsonA.J. Riley, and Rick Castello
The Twelve Days of Christmas Traditional Will Schuester, Chanel Rayne, and New Directions

Guest CastEdit

Special Guest StarsEdit

  • Carmen Electra as Chanel Rayne

Guest StarsEdit

  • Kevin McHale as Artie Abrams
  • Naya Rivera as Santana Lopez
  • Jenna Ushkowitz as Tina Cohen-Chang
  • Travis Garland as Shanw Dawson
  • Jane Lynch as Sue Sylvester
  • Jayma Mays as Emma Pillsbury
  • Jesse McCartney as Gunner White


  • Josh Sussman as Jacob Ben Israel
  • Iqbal Theba as Principal Figgins