Make an In-Kind Donation

Each of the Lifting Up Westchester programs appreciates donations of gifts in-kind. We also occasionally need volunteers with trucks to pick up donations.

Open Arms Men’s Shelter Needs:

  • New underwear and socks, pajamas, scarves, gloves & hats and individual toiletry items
  • Food donations of any kind to be used for breakfast, lunch or dinner
  • Prepared meals to feed 40-60 men

Samaritan House Shelter for Women Needs:

  • New underwear and socks, slippers, pajamas, scarves, gloves & hats
  • Food donations for use in preparing breakfast or dinner
  • Prepared meals to serve 20-25 women

Grace’s Kitchen Needs:

  • Need volunteer organizations to prepare large trays of hot food or sandwiches to feed 80-100 individuals 1-2 times per month
  • Paper goods (plates, bowls & napkins), plastic glasses, plastic cutlery and Styrofoam cups
  • Holiday meal donations. Details

Brighter Futures Summer Camp Needs:

  • Swim suits (all sizes including adult), towels, full face masks, suntan lotion
  • Sports equipment- soccer balls, basketballs
  • Craft supplies
  • New board games
  • Small air hockey table.

Brighter Futures After-School Mentoring Program Needs:

  • Snacks- juices, protein bars, individual chicken noodle soup or macaroni & cheese, peanut butter/cheese crackers, individual size packaged cookies etc.
  • Gift certificates ($25 or $50) from Target, Kohl’s, Modell’s or Wal-Mart for Christmas gifts for teenagers  
  • Tickets for sport or holiday events, theater productions etc. for field trips
  • Cash donations to buy prom dresses, prom tickets, yearbooks etc. for graduating seniors
  • Cash donations for our College Scholarship Fund
  • Depends

To make an In-Kind Donation please contact:

Nancy Inzinna
914.949.3098 x 9735
ninzinna@liftingupwestchester.org