PLEASE NOTE: In most cases, information has been provided or collected by volunteers who support the organization that is listed. Please contact each program directly to confirm their wish list items and donation guidelines.
BIRTHRIGHT, LAKE COUNTY: Pregnancy Support. Free, non-judgmental support and guidance to pregnant women and families struggling with personal or financial difficulty. List of items that are currently needed for infants and young children are listed on website.
FAMILY PROMISE OF GREATER CLEVELAND: Temporary Housing East and west side locations offering housing services and support to homeless families including temporary housing, case management, employment services and community-based follow up. LIST OF ITEMS THAT ARE NEEDED AT SHELTER
HOMELESS STAND DOWN: Annual Event coordinated by HandsOnNortheast Ohio, takes place each January bringing together hundreds of volunteers to offer services, support and personal attention to the greater-Cleveland homeless community. Many families attend and warm winter boots are always top on the list of requested items. For additional information about their needs – please visit the event page.
PROVIDENCE HOUSE Crisis Nursery and Emergency Shelter: Accepting donations Monday through Friday from 9:30am to 4:30pm. For more information, to request an evening or weekend drop-off, or schedule a tour during a donation drop-off, please contact them ahead of time. Wish list available here.
REFUGEE SERVICES COLLABORATIVE OF GREATER CLEVELAND: Your gently-used second-hand goods find new life in the homes of refugees. Clothing, furniture, bicycles, household goods—and, of course, monetary donations!—are all very welcome and needed. Complete the attached contact form to let them know about items you are interested in donating.