London: Hollywood actress Jennifer Aniston and her boyfriend Justin Theroux have donated money to a children's hospital in lieu of sending gifts to them for the Christmas.

A leading daily reports that they handed over an undisclosed amount to US-based St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and an animal organisation, to mark the holiday.

“We wish you and your family a holiday season full of happiness and joy. A donation has been made in your name to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and Best Friends Animal Society. With warmth and love, Jen and Justin,” read the greeting from the couple.

(Agencies)