In-Kind Donations

Please be advised that due to space, manpower, and COVID-19 constraints, we will accept donations by appointment only. You must call to schedule an appointment to drop off any and all items. To schedule an appointment, call (201) 498-9247. If you arrive without an appointment, we, unfortunately, will not be able to accept your donation.

For our most urgent needs, check out our Amazon Wish List!

Please see information below regarding in-kind donations we accept all year round:

Gift Cards

We accept gift cards for Amazon, grocery stores, gas cards, clothing/department stores (i.e. Target and Walmart), UBER/Lyft, Visa

Grocery Store Items

Please CLICK HERE to view grocery store items including nonperishable food items, baby items, household goods, cleaning supplies, and toiletries.

 

Clothing (In Season Only)

For babies, children, teenagers, and adults. Clothes must be new or gently used, washed, and bagged in kitchen size bags (not large black bags).

Footwear (In Season Only)

Boots, sneakers, or business casual shoes for babies, children, teenagers, and adults (new or gently used)

Sleepwear (In Season Only)

For babies, children, teenagers and adults including pajamas, robes, and slippers (new)

Undergarments

Underwear (including bras) for chidren and adults, socks, stockings/tights (all must be NEW)

Miscellaneous Household Items

Flashlights, stand-up dust pan, Swiffer Sweeper, broom

Linens

TWIN size sheets (gently used or new), blankets/comforters (gently used or new), pillows (new), towels/wash cloth (new), shower curtains (new)

We do not accept the following items:

  • Books
  • Stuffed animals
  • Toys
  • Videos/DVDs

For inquiries about making an in-kind donation, please reach out to Ellen at Ellen@hopeandsafetynj.org.

Throughout the year, we accept drives for specialty items (i.e. Camp Supplies, Back to School, holidays, etc.). Should you want to be included on our email shout outs for these specific items when they are needed, please contact Olivia at Olivia@hopeandsafetynj.org.