The YWCA frequently accepts donations for the families we serve in our shelters and residences. To donate an item in need to the emergency shelters, please click here to download the YWCA Wish List. If you have an item you would like to donate that is not on the list, please call 508-767-2505, ext. 3009 to ensure that your donation can be accepted.
Host a Cell Phone Drive
The YWCA collects used cell phones which are refurbished to benefit the YWCA’s Domestic Violence Programs. To host a corporate drive or to become a drop off location, a company provides a drop off box, a staff member to be a liaison to the YWCA and promotes the drive to employees or customers. The YWCA provides a ready-made flyer for distribution and will pick up cell phones at your location.
By donating equipment and office supplies, you can help the YWCA offset administrative costs and thereby fund more services.
The YWCA appreciates in-kind donations including products, memorabilia, art, dining and shopping gift certificates year round for auction, raffle or inclusion at our fundraising events.
If you have technical skill or expertise that you would like to donate to the YWCA on an ongoing or project basis, we would warmly welcome your ideas!
Corporate teams are welcome to help out, too. If you have project idea, or would like to know what projects are waiting to be tackled here at the YWCA, we would like to hear from you.
Please be aware that the YWCA is unable to perform repairs, cleaning, or pick up donated items.
You can also support our efforts by offering a substantial discount on items, products or services to the YWCA. We use these donations for educational events/fundraising events/and other community outreach opportunities.
If you don’t see an in-kind donation you’d like to make included in this list, please contact us, we appreciate the many forms creative in-kind donations can take. Interested individuals/companies must contact the Development Office to donate in-kind items, please contact the Director of Development at firstname.lastname@example.org. Donations are acknowledged upon request.