Rochester, NY

Community Wishbook
Items Needed Index

 


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ITEMS NEEDED
Have an Item to Donate? Here's Who Needs It!
- Click on a category below for a list of agencies that have requested items in that category.
- Click on the agency's name in the list to go directly to the agency's page.
 
(The page lists the contact person, email address, phone number, and details about the items needed.)
- Call or email the contact person at the agency to make arrangements for delivery or pickup of your item.

Appliances
Arts & Crafts Supplies
Baby Items
Batteries
Books
Building and Home Improvement
Cameras, Video Cameras
CD & MP3 Players, Sound Equipment
CDs, Tapes, Records
Clothing
Computers, iPads, Tablets
Computers: Accessories
Computers: Printers, Cartridges
Computers: Used Cartridges to Recycle
Computers: Software, Games
Copiers, Copier Toner
Copy Paper
DVD Players, VCRs

DVDs, Videos, Video Movies
Furniture, Carpeting
Gift Cards, Phone Cards
Gifts, Prizes, Holiday Items, etc
Grocery-Store Items
    (Food, Cleaning Supplies, etc.)
Home Decor
Kitchen Items
    (Dishes, Pots, Pans, Utensils, etc.)
Lawn and Garden, Outdoor Items
Linens
    (Blankets, Sheets, Towels, etc.)
Magazines, Subscriptions
Medical and Safety Items
Memberships, Scholarships
Miscellaneous Items
Money Donations, Sponsorships
Musical Instruments, Music
Office Furniture
Office Supplies & Equipment
Outdoor Furniture

Personal Care Items
Pet & Animal Supplies
Photographic Supplies
     (Projectors, Tripods, Albums, etc.)
Postage Stamps
Recreation, Travel, Exercise, Sports, Camping Items
School & Classroom Supplies
Services Needed
Tickets, Passes, Tokens
Tools
Toys and Games
    (incl. Puzzles, Video Games)
TVs
Vans, Vehicles, Auto Supplies

Donated items should be clean, useable, and in good or very good condition, with no missing pieces or pages (puzzles, games, books, etc.). Clothing should be clean, and not torn or stained. When in doubt, call the charity. Thanks for your help.

For items that cannot be donated, see Monroe County's Residential Recycling Guidelines

Most Monroe County residential waste items, including computers and other electronic equipment, are accepted for recycling at Ecopark, 10 Avion Drive (off Paul Road), during their regular collection hours. There is no fee for disposing of these items and no appointment is necessary.
For more information including hours of operation, directions, and a list of materials accepted, visit www.monroecounty.gov/ecopark or call (585) 753-7600 (option #3).

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Appliances
A Meal and More, Inc. (restaurant-grade kitchen appliances: convection oven, food processor, etc.)
ABVI-Goodwill (gently-used household items)
American Cancer Society Hope Lodge Hospitality House (electric broom)
American Red Cross, NY-Penn Blood Region (Keurig or other single-serve coffee maker)
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc. (stackable washer/dryer, shampooer, vacuum cleaner, small mini/portable dishwasher)
Catholic Charities (CCCS) Developmental Disabilities Department (vacuum cleaners)
Catholic Charities Community Services (CCCS) (vacuum cleaners)
Catholic Family Center (CFC) (alarm clock)
Catholic Family Center (CFC) Hannick Hall (alarm clocks, portable sewing machines)
Center for Disability Rights, Inc. (oven and refrigerator: used, in good working condition)
Coffee Connection/Project Empower (coffee equipment, restaurant equipment, restaurant refrigeration, ice machines, Vitamix blenders)
Community Lutheran Ministry, Inc. (industrial-size fans)
The Community Place – Aging Services (commercial stove/oven)
ConKerr Cancer, Rochester Charter (sewing machine in good working order, under 15 years old)
East House (small appliances: blenders, toasters, mixers, apt-size microwave)
Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. (air conditioners, air purifier, dehumidifier, food dehydrator, freezer, microwave, dorm-size & regular-size refrigerators)
EquiCenter, Inc. (heavy-duty front load washer and dryer)
Flower City Habitat for Humanity (fans, working appliances)
Gates Recreation & Parks Dept. (industrial stove)
Greece Ecumenical Clothing Closet (small appliances in good condition)
Hearing Loss Association of America - Rochester Chapter (Shake Awake or other vibrating alarm clock)
Hochstein School of Music & Dance (stacking washer and dryer)
Hope Hall (Sanitair bagless vacuum, Oreck vacuum bags)
The House of Mercy (stoves, refrigerators, washers, dryers)
Lifetime Assistance, Inc. (household appliances, vacuums)
Mercy Community Services - Residential Services (blender, oscillating floor-model fans, toaster)
Monroe Community Hospital (household goods)
Mount Carmel House, Inc. (Bunn commercial coffee pot)
Open Door Mission, Inc. (vacuum cleaner bags)
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center (small refrigerators, microwaves, blender/juicer)
Providence Housing Development Corporation (new ceiling fans with lights, commercial carpet shampoo machine)
RAIHN (Rochester Area Interfaith Hospitality Network) (washers, dryers, microwaves, stoves, toasters, coffeemaker)
Recovery Houses of Rochester (washer, dryer, refrigerator, stove, toaster, coffee maker, microwave, vacuum cleaner)
Rochester Childfirst Network (vacuum)
Rochester Greenovation (used appliances)
St. Kateri School (oscillating floor fans, tower fans)
Saint's Place (small appliances: esp. rice cookers, irons, working vacuum cleaners, clock radios)
Saving Grace Ministries of Rochester - Grace House (gas dryers, washing machines, coffee pots)
Second Chance Bird Rescue, Inc. (large air purifiers, shop vac)
Somali Community in Western New York (small refrigerator, microwave, sewing machine & needles, simple mixing machine)
Successful Pathways of YFC (microwaves, toaster ovens)
VA Medical Center (alarm clocks)
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc. (vacuum cleaners, privacy sound machine, freezers)
Villa of Hope (hair dryers, flat irons, curling irons, alarm clocks)
Visiting Nurse Service of Rochester & Monroe County (table fans)
Wild Wings, Inc. (vacuum cleaner)
Writers & Books (vacuum cleaner, heavy-duty carpet cleaning system)

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Arts & Crafts Supplies
American Red Cross, NY-Penn Blood Region
Angels of Mercy, Inc. (bias tape and grosgrain ribbon)
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Rochester
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc.
Camp Haccamo (craft items)
Catholic Charities Community Services (CCCS)
Catholic Family Center (CFC)
Catholic Family Center (CFC) Hannick Hall
CDS Monarch, Inc.
Charles Settlement House, Inc. (arts and crafts supplies)
Child Life Program, Rochester General Hospital (activity or craft kits, crayons, markers, etc.)
Children Awaiting Parents, Inc. (photo albums)
Church Women United in Rochester and Vicinity, Inc. (handmade afghans)
Cobblestone Arts Center for Persons with Disabilities (art books, art supplies: see listing)
Community Child Care Center (craft supplies)
Community Lutheran Ministry, Inc. (craft kits for 25 kids)
The Community Place – Aging Services (craft supplies)
CompassionNet-Lifetime Care (art supplies, craft kits)
Compeer of Livingston County
ConKerr Cancer, Rochester Charter
Cottage Grove - A Rochester Presbyterian Home Residence (small tiles for mosaics, washable fleece)
Craft Bits & Pieces
CURE Childhood Cancer Association (art items, craft kits)
DePaul
Early Childhood Education Quality Council
East House (craft supplies, craft storage, drawing paper, drawing pencils, oil paints, canvas)
ElderONE (arts & crafts supplies, fabric, ribbons, colored pencils)
Episcopal SeniorLife Communities (scrapbooking supplies)
Family Service Communities
First Community Interfaith Institute, Inc.
The Friendly Home (cotton material in half-yard lengths, new bags of Poly-Fil/fiber-fil, washable fleece in half-yard lengths, washable yarn in at least 2-oz skeins)
Friendship Children's Center, Inc. (photo albums; art supplies, paper)
Genesee Country Nature Center (craft materials)
Girls on the Run of Greater Rochester (pipe cleaners, pony beads, colored markers, stickers: large quantity rolls or books)
Heritage Christian Services (art supplies for Magic Paintbrush program)
The Hickok Center for Brain Injury, Inc.
Hochstein School of Music & Dance (art supplies for children)
Holy Childhood (construction paper, glue sticks, easel pads)
Jefferson Avenue Childhood Development Center (glue, art supplies)
Lakeside Beikirch Care Center (art supplies, craft kits, Sizzix supplies)
Lifetime Assistance, Inc. (craft materials of all kinds)
LifeTimes Adult Day Health Care (adult craft projects, adult coloring pages, word searches)
Mary's Place Refugee Outreach (art supplies)
Mercy Community Services - Residential Services (crafts)
Monroe Community Hospital (craft supplies)
Monroe Correctional Facility (art supplies)
Ontario ARC
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center
Partners in Community Development (craft items)
Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York (drawing supplies)
Providence Housing Development Corporation (crafts)
Rochester Childfirst Network (art supplies, construction paper, tagboard paper, newsprint, etc.)
Rochester Hearing and Speech Center
St. John's Home (cotton fabric for walker bags)
St. Kateri School (greeting-card envelopes, construction paper, pompoms, glue sticks, wallpaper books)
The Salvation Army - Rochester Area Services (children's craft supplies, yarn, fleece fabric)
Society for the Protection and Care of Children
Somali Community in Western New York (art supplies, jewelry-making supplies; sewing, knitting, crocheting materials)
Strong Behavioral Health
Sweden Senior Center  (baby yarn, batting for quilts, drapery material, scrapbooking supplies, new scrapbooks)
Threshold at The Community Place (colored construction paper)
Twelve Corners Day Care Center (yarn, felt, colored paper, cookie cutters, fabric scraps)
UR Medicine's Golisano Children's Hospital
VA Medical Center (model kits, paint-by-numbers kits)
Villa of Hope (art supplies)

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Baby Items
Aurora House of Western Monroe County (unscented baby wipes)
Birthright of Rochester (breastfeeding aids, clothing, crib sheets, cloth diapers, diaper covers, disposable diapers, etc.)
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (diapers, Pull-Ups: all sizes)
Brighton Food Cupboard (formula, diapers, baby food, wipes)
Cameron Community Ministries (baby items: formula, clothes, blankets; diapers: all sizes)
Camp Haccamo (baby wipes)
Catholic Family Center (CFC) (diapers: all sizes)
Catholic Family Center (CFC) Hannick Hall (baby shower items, crib sheets)
Charles Settlement House, Inc. (diapers)
CP Rochester (swim diapers, baby wipes)
Daystar for Medically Fragile Children, Inc. (crib mattress pads)
Dimitri House (formula and diapers)
Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. (diapers)
Focus Pregnancy Help Center (diapers, baby clothes, blankets, bibs, pacifiers, etc.)
Holy Childhood (baby wipes)
The House of Mercy (diapers & pull-ups)
Isaiah House (baby wipes)
Mary's Place Refugee Outreach (baby equipment)
Mercy Community Services - Residential Services (diapers, Pull-Ups, wipes, toddler beds)
Mount Carmel House, Inc. (baby wipes)
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (wet wipes)
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center (soft blocks, board books, child gates, large bibs, clothes for 18 months to size 6)
Pearl Ministries, Inc. (daycare supplies: baby blankets, changing tables, etc. - see listing)
RAIHN (Rochester Area Interfaith Hospitality Network) (diapers, baby wipes, baby lotion & shampoo, baby winter wear)
Rochester Family Mission (diapers, Enfamil formula with iron)
Saint's Place  (baby diapers)
The Salvation Army - Rochester Area Services (diapers, diaper wipes)
Sisters of Mercy of the Americas - NyPPaW - Andrews Center (baby diapers, baby wipes)
Society for the Protection and Care of Children (diapers)
Sojourner House at Pathstone (new baby items: diapers, pull-up diapers, wipes, shampoo, conditioner, infant formula)
Successful Pathways of YFC (various baby items, toys, & baby furniture - see listing)
Sunset House, Inc. (baby wipe refills)
Trillium Health (disposable baby diapers)
Twelve Corners Day Care Center (disposable diapers, child gates)
UR Medicine's Golisano Children's Hospital (small plastic baby rattles)
Visiting Nurse Service of Rochester & Monroe County (baby monitors, cribs, gates, high chairs, strollers, booster seats, etc.)
Women's Care Center (various baby items & baby furniture - see listing)
YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County (various new baby items - see listing)

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Batteries
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (all sizes)
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc. (batteries)
Catholic Charities Community Services (CCCS) (all sizes)
CP Rochester (especially C, D)
Daystar for Medically Fragile Children, Inc. (esp. C & D)
Hope Hall (AA, AAA, C, D)
Monroe Community Hospital (all sizes)
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center
Pet Pride of New York Inc. (AA, AAA)
Rochester Childfirst Network (any size)
Ronald McDonald House (batteries)
St. Kateri School (AA, C)
Threshold at The Community Place (AA, AAA)
Twelve Corners Day Care Center (AA, C, D)
TYKEs (Theatre Young Kids Enjoy) (9-volt)
Wild Wings, Inc. (AAA)

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Books
Asbury Dining & Caring Center (Bibles: any translation - not large-sized)
Birthright of Rochester (books on pregnancy)
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (books in English and Spanish; specialty books, brochures – see list)
Braddock Bay Raptor Research (field guides for birds)
Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester (books about breast cancer and other cancers)
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc. (workbooks, word-find and crossword puzzle books)
Carlson MetroCenter YMCA (children's books)
CASA – Court Appointed Special Advocates (books for children)
Catholic Family Center (CFC) Hannick Hall (dictionaries, coloring books)
Child Life Program, Rochester General Hospital (word-search books, Sudoku books)
Children's Center at the Hall of Justice (books: especially picture books & early readers)
Cobblestone Arts Center for Persons with Disabilities (art books)
The Community Place – Aging Services (children's books)
CompassionNet-Lifetime Care (I Spy books, coloring books)
Compeer Rochester, Inc. (books for youth 4 to 18)
CP Rochester (small hard-cover books for kids, coloring books)
Craft Bits & Pieces (instruction books of all kinds)
CURE Childhood Cancer Association (new books for newborns through late teens, Sudoku books, puzzle books, word-find books)
DePaul (books)
Early Childhood Education Quality Council (new or gently-used picture books and chapter books)
ElderONE (large-print books)
Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. (audio books)
First Unitarian Church of Rochester's UU/Schools Partnership (elementary school level children's books in good condition)
Focus Pregnancy Help Center (children's books)
Friends and Foundation of the Rochester Public Library (used books of all types)
Friendship Children's Center, Inc. (children's books)
Lakeside Beikirch Care Center (coffee-table books for men and women
Monroe Community Hospital (books on CD)
Monroe Correctional Facility (paperback books, paperback crossword books, paperback Sudoku puzzle books, paperback Spanish books and magazines)
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center (books, board books)
Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York (books: "Beginning to Heal," "Courage to Heal," "Courage to Heal Workbook")
Providence Housing Development Corporation (books for adults and children)
Rochester Education Foundation (new books for children pre-K to 12th grade, music instruction books)
Rochester Hearing and Speech Center (children's board books; preschool/school-age books)
Rochester Museum & Science Center (children's books)
Rush Public Library (good-quality used books for book sale)
St. John's Home (large-print books, books on CD)
The Salvation Army - Rochester Area Services (Bibles, children's books)
Society for the Protection and Care of Children (new cloth & board books for ages birth to 3 years)
Strong Behavioral Health (books for ages 12-18)
Threshold at The Community Place (books for children & young adults, coloring & activity books)
Twelve Corners Day Care Center (books for children ages 3 months through 12 years)
UR Medicine's Golisano Children's Hospital (new children's picture story books, coloring books)
Villa of Hope (books)
Young Women's College Prep, Inc.
YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County (new children's books, coloring books)

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Building and Home Improvement
(Also see Tools)
American Red Cross, NY-Penn Blood Region (collapsible hand cart, two-wheeled hand truck)
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Rochester (painting supplies)
Braddock Bay Raptor Research (stain or paint, lumber for boardwalk, plywood, roofing materials)
Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester (hand truck/dolly)
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc. (generator)
Episcopal SeniorLife Communities (sandpaper, wood forms, large nuts and bolts)
EquiCenter, Inc. (4-wheel-drive Gator)
Flower City Habitat for Humanity (cabinets, doors, flooring, hardware, lumber, masonry, plumbing, roofing,  gutters, wall covering, windows screens, etc.)
Gates Recreation & Parks Dept. (portable staging)
Genesee Center for the Arts & Education (heavy-duty ware carts, pottery wheels & equipment, kilns, mop buckets with wheels)
Girl Scouts of Western New York (gas-powered wood splitter)
H.O.R.S.E. Rescue & Sanctuary, Inc. (portable gas generator)
Hope Hall (duct tape, nails & screws, safety goggles, sandpaper, pine wood boards)
Lifetime Assistance, Inc. (industrial workbenches & equipment: see listing)
National Kidney Foundation Serving Upstate New York and Western New York (dolly for heavy items)
New York Museum of Transportation (exterior paint)
Out of the Darkness, Inc. (all types of construction items incl. concrete, drywall, etc., electric wiring needs)
Recovery Houses of Rochester (paint)
Rochester Greenovation (construction equipment, commercial baler, warehouse equipment, pallet racks, scraps and leftover materials from manufacturing, scrap metal, used electronics, storage bins)
Second Chance Bird Rescue, Inc. (buckets)
TYKEs (Theatre Young Kids Enjoy) (clean paint rollers & brushes)
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc. (paint brushes, windows for Carriage House, large floor mats)
Wild Wings, Inc. (lumber 1x6 and 2x4: not pressure-treated)

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Cameras, Video Cameras
American Red Cross, NY-Penn Blood Region (digital cameras)
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (videotaping equipment)
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc. (digital cameras)
Center for Disability Rights, Inc. (digital cameras)
Charles Settlement House, Inc. (digital cameras, single-use cameras)
Delphi Drug and Alcohol Council (digital cameras, video camera)
East House (digital cameras: 8MP or higher)
Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. (digital cameras)
Friendship Children's Center, Inc. (single-use cameras)
Gates Recreation & Parks Dept. (camcorder)
Genesee Center for the Arts & Education (35mm film cameras in good working order)
Global Family Outreach Ministry (digital cameras)
Providence Housing Development Corporation (digital cameras)
St. Kateri School (digital cameras, easy-to-handle video camera)
Twelve Corners Day Care Center (digital cameras)
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc. (digital camera, video camera)

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CD & MP3 Players, Sound Equipment
Cobblestone Arts Center for Persons with Disabilities (sound system, stage lighting)
CP Rochester (sound system for clinic, radio/music system, digital recorder for speech therapy)
East House (CD players)
ElderONE (CD players)
Episcopal SeniorLife Communities (CD players, small radios with headphones)
Friendship Children's Center, Inc. (CD players, cassette players, headphones)
Hearing Loss Association of America - Rochester Chapter (amplified telephone, personal amplifiers, personal FM system, neck loop)
Hochstein School of Music & Dance (PA system)
Holy Childhood (12 sets matching headphones)
Lakeside Beikirch Care Center (CD players for the rooms)
Rochester Music Coalition (audio/video recording equipment, sound equipment)
St. John's Home (CD player, personal-size CD players)
Strong Behavioral Health (karaoke system, iPods, iPod/CD players)
Threshold at The Community Place (radio, stereo)
Twelve Corners Day Care Center (CD players)
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc. (12 sets matching headphones)
Villa of Hope (MP3 players, iPods, headphones)
Visiting Nurse Service of Rochester & Monroe County (CD players)
Writers & Books (portable CD player)

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CDs, Tapes, Records
Children Awaiting Parents, Inc. (blank CDs and DVDs)
DePaul (karaoke CDs)
ElderONE (CDs)
Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. (karaoke CDs)
Episcopal SeniorLife Communities (CDs, books on tape)
Friends and Foundation of the Rochester Public Library (used music CDs, books on CD, DVDs)
Friendship Children's Center, Inc. (CDs and cassettes for children)
Holy Childhood (blank CDs and DVDs)
Lakeside Beikirch Care Center (CDs: big band, oldies, jazz. country, etc.)
Monroe Community Hospital (books on tape, CDs)
Notre Dame Learning Center, Inc. (educational CDs: math, English language arts)
St. John's Home (CDs, books on CD)
Strong Behavioral Health (relaxation CDs)
TYKEs (Theatre Young Kids Enjoy) (blank CDRs)
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc. (blank CDs and DVDs)
Visiting Nurse Service of Rochester & Monroe County (relaxation CDs)

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Clothing
Please see Agency listings for specific items needed.
ABVI-Goodwill
Alternatives for Battered Women (women's slippers & flip-flops, pajamas for women and children, new socks & underwear for women and children)
American Red Cross, NY-Penn Blood Region (dress forms)
Angels of Mercy, Inc. (professional clothing for women, white plastic hangers)
Asbury First Storehouse
Birthright of Rochester (maternity & infant clothing, snowsuits)
Bivona Child Advocacy Center
Cameron Community Ministries (new socks & underwear, men's clothing)
Carlson MetroCenter YMCA
Catholic Charities (CCCS) Developmental Disabilities Department (new clothing for Christmas presents)
Catholic Family Center (CFC) (clothing: clean & gently-used, new socks)
The Center for Youth
Charles Settlement House, Inc. (school uniforms)
Children's Institute (dress-up items: police, fireman, nurse/doctor, etc.)
Community Child Care Center (clothing for children & adults)
Community Lutheran Ministry, Inc. (bathing suits, towels, socks; praise dance costumes)
The Community Place – Aging Services
Compeer Rochester, Inc. (winter gloves, knit hats)
DePaul (new clothing for adult holiday gifts)
Dimitri House
Episcopal SeniorLife Communities (straw hats, fancy men's or women's hats, handkerchiefs)
Focus Pregnancy Help Center (baby & children's clothes, women's & men's clothes)
Friendship Children's Center, Inc.
Genesee Center for the Arts & Education (clean T-shirts for rags)
Global Family Outreach Ministry
Greece Ecumenical Clothing Closet
Heritage Christian Services (incl clothes for horseback-riding shows)
The House of Mercy (winter coats, hats, gloves, boots, new socks & underwear)
Jewish Community Center (dated costume clothing)
LifeTimes Adult Day Health Care (non-skid women's booties, hats, gloves, scarves, men's wallets)
Mary's Place Refugee Outreach
Mercy Community Services - Residential Services
Monroe Community Hospital
Open Door Mission, Inc.
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center (winter clothing & children's clothing - see list; socks, underclothes, dress-up clothes for toddlers and preschoolers, smocks)
Perinton Historical Society & Fairport Museum (costumes, dress forms, dress-up costumes for children)
Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York
RAIHN (Rochester Area Interfaith Hospitality Network)
Rochester Childfirst Network (winter hats, gloves, scarves for toddlers through teens)
Rochester Family Mission (seasonal clothing and outerwear for adults and children)
St. John's Home (sun hats & visors)
St. Joseph's House of Hospitality (seasonal clothing and outerwear)
Sojourner House at Pathstone (new socks, new underwear)
Trillium Health (socks for adults, sweat pants & exercise attire for men & women)
Twelve Corners Day Care Center (dress-up clothes for children)
VA Medical Center
Villa of Hope (new hooded sweatshirts; new winter gloves, hats, scarves)
Visiting Nurse Service of Rochester & Monroe County (adult hats, gloves, scarves)
Women's Care Center (maternity clothes)
YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County (new clothing for infants & children, new women's clothing items)

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Computers, iPads, Tablets

Computer and Electronic Waste Recycling:
For older computers and related equipment, Monroe County accepts waste materials at Ecopark, 10 Avion Drive, during their regular collection hours. There is no fee for disposing of these items and no appointment is necessary. For hours of operation, directions, and a list of other acceptable materials, visit www.monroecounty.gov/ecopark or call (585) 753-7600 (option #3).

Benjamin Ministries (iMac computer)
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (laptop computer, PC to burn DVD from DVD)
Braddock Bay Raptor Research
Cobblestone Arts Center for Persons with Disabilities (laptop computer, iPad)
Coffee Connection/Project Empower (laptop computers)
Community Child Care Center (computers)
The Community Place – Aging Services (iPads, tablets)
The Community Place – Aging Services (iPads, tablets)
CP Rochester (laptop, iPads)
Delphi Drug and Alcohol Council (laptop or desktop PCs: Windows 7; computer tablets)
EquiCenter, Inc. (laptop computer)
Global Family Outreach Ministry (laptop computers)
GRCC-Faith in Action Network (laptop computer)
Hochstein School of Music & Dance (PC with Windows 7: 2012 or newer, laptops, iPads, tablets)
Jefferson Avenue Childhood Development Center (new laptop computer)
Mary's Place Refugee Outreach (computers with wi-fi capability)
Melissa's Living Legacy - Teen Cancer Foundation (iPads, iPod Touch)
Notre Dame Learning Center, Inc. (tablets or iPads for student use)
Offsprings Charities
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center (computers)
Partners in Community Development (computer)
Providence Housing Development Corporation (10 computers with monitors & keyboards: up to 3 years old)
RAIHN (Rochester Area Interfaith Hospitality Network) (working computers)
Recovery Houses of Rochester (computer)
Rochester Childfirst Network (new computers)
Rochester Greenovation (used computers & electronics)
Rochester Hearing and Speech Center (computer with touch screen)
St. Vincent DePaul Society/St. Francis Xavier Cabrini Conference (electronics for recycling)
Somali Community in Western New York (desktop computers)
Somali Community Outreach & Education Center, Inc. (desktop or laptop computers)
Strong Behavioral Health (iPods, iPod/CD players)
Successful Pathways of YFC (laptop computers: good working condition)
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc. (desktop computers)

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Computers: Accessories
ABVI-Goodwill (adaptive computer technology)
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (electronic whiteboard)
Cobblestone School (projector to hook into computer)
Delphi Drug and Alcohol Council (flat-screen monitor)
East House (flash drives)
Genesee Land Trust, Inc. (wide-screen LCD monitors, projector for Power Point presentations)
Girl Scouts of Western New York (media projector for PowerPoint presentations)
Global Family Outreach Ministry (LCD projector)
GRCC-Faith in Action Network (digital projector)
Offsprings Charities (PC projector/overhesd projector)
St. Kateri School (port replicators for laptops and interactive whiteboard)
Threshold at The Community Place (flat-screen monitor: 19 inches or larger)
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc. (computer accessories, flash drives, canned air, etc.)

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Computers: Printers, Cartridges
Aurora House of Western Monroe County (Brother TN-420 or TN-450 toner cartridges)
Aurora House of Western Monroe County (HP 564 XL High Yield printer cartridges)
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (ink cartridges: Toshiba 203sd/Estudio 3530)
Braddock Bay Raptor Research (portable photo printer)
Coffee Connection/Project Empower (desktop printer)
Hochstein School of Music & Dance (new printer for mass mailings & envelopes)
Hope Hall (HP 60 color and black)
Jewish Community Center (color laser printer)
Loop Ministries (printer ink: Canon MG5220)
Melissa's Living Legacy - Teen Cancer Foundation (cartridges for HP Deskjet 3520, Laserjet P1006, Officejet 6500)
Mercy Bridges (HP 95 & 98 ink cartridges, Canon 104 black toner cartridge, Canon MX870 Scanner, Lexmark E260 cartridges)
Offsprings Charities (professional copier/printer/scanner/fax)
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center (printer with fax, laser printer)
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center (color and black ink for Lexmark x7170, Kyocera KM-1820 toner,
Pet Pride of New York Inc. (HP Office Jet 932 and 933 ink)
Rush Public Library (ink cartridges)
St. Kateri School (HP ink cartridges)
Sisters of Mercy of the Americas - NyPPaW - Andrews Center (ink: HP 920)
Somali Community in Western New York (HP 15 cartridges)
Somali Community Outreach & Education Center, Inc. (printer/copier)
Threshold at The Community Place (desktop laser printer; ink cartridges: Epson Stylus C60 black and color)
Threshold at The Community Place (ink: Epson Stylus C60 black & color)
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc. (printers)
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc. (printers, various cartridges - see list)

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Computers: Used Cartridges to Recycle
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (used inkjet and laser cartridges for recycling)
Genesee Center for the Arts & Education (used printer cartridges)
Henrietta Public Library (empty used inkjet cartridges)
Jefferson Avenue Childhood Development Center (used printer cartridges)
Mercy Bridges (used empty printer and fax cartridges for recycling)
Open Door Mission, Inc. (used inkjet and laser cartridges for recycling)
Wild Wings, Inc. (used ink cartridges for recycling)

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Computers: Software, Games
Benjamin Ministries (Adobe CS5 or CS6 software)
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc. (computer software and games)
Children Awaiting Parents, Inc. (new computer games)
CP Rochester (Boardmaker software for Community Habitation)
Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. (computer games)
Jewish Community Center (computer software for children)
Offsprings Charities (software: academic and skill-building - pre-K to adult)
Rochester Childfirst Network (software for preschoolers)
Rochester Hearing and Speech Center (speech/language programs, learning programs)
Strong Behavioral Health (Guitar Hero)
Twelve Corners Day Care Center (educational software)

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Copiers, Copier Toner
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (small color copier )
GRCC-Faith in Action Network (copier - or repair service for Toshiba 3550)
Jefferson Avenue Childhood Development Center (copier)
Somali Community Outreach & Education Center, Inc. (copier/fax machine)

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Copy Paper
Advent House (copier paper)
American Cancer Society Hope Lodge Hospitality House (copy paper: white and colors)
Angels of Mercy, Inc. (copy paper)
Benincasa, Inc. (copy paper)
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (copy paper)
Braddock Bay Raptor Research
Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester (white computer paper)
Church Women United in Rochester and Vicinity, Inc. (white multipurpose paper)
Cobblestone Arts Center for Persons with Disabilities (copy paper)
CURE Childhood Cancer Association  (white copy paper)
Daystar for Medically Fragile Children, Inc. (white copy paper)
Delphi Drug and Alcohol Council (colored brochure paper)
Early Childhood Education Quality Council (copy paper)
EquiCenter, Inc. (copy paper)
First Community Interfaith Institute, Inc. (paper for copier)
Genesee Center for the Arts & Education (full reams of paper stock)
Greece Historical Society (paper for copier & printer)
H.O.R.S.E. Rescue & Sanctuary, Inc. (paper for printer)
Harbor House of Rochester, Inc. (copier paper)
Holy Childhood
Hope Hall (copy paper, white)
Irondequoit Community Cupboard (printer paper)
Isaiah House (copy paper)
Jefferson Avenue Childhood Development Center (copy paper)
Journey Home, Inc. (colored copy paper)
Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester (reams of copy paper)
Loop Ministries
Mary's Place Refugee Outreach (computer paper)
Melissa's Living Legacy - Teen Cancer Foundation (white or multicolored copy paper)
Mercy Bridges
Mercy Community Services - Outreach Center (copy paper: white & colors)
Mercy Community Services - Residential Services (copy paper: white & colors)
Mount Carmel House, Inc. (standard copy paper)
N.E.E.D. Ministries Job Development Training Program (reams of copy paper)
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (copier paper)
Notre Dame Learning Center, Inc. (copy paper)
Open Door Mission, Inc. (copy paper)
Paws and Purrs Rescue, Inc. (reams of copy paper)
Pearl Ministries, Inc. (copy paper)
Perinton Historical Society & Fairport Museum (white printer paper & card stock 8 1/2 x 11)
RAIHN (Rochester Area Interfaith Hospitality Network) (copier paper)
Rush Public Library (paper)
St. Joseph's Neighborhood Center (white 8 1/2 x 11 copy paper)
St. Kateri School (copier paper: white and colors)
Shepherd Home (copy paper)
Sweden Senior Center  (copy paper: 8 1/2 x 11, bright white or colors; card stock)
Threshold at The Community Place (copy paper)
Two Doors Community Resource Center, Inc.
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc.
Webster Comfort Care Home
Wild Wings, Inc. (copy/computer paper)
Writers & Books (copy paper 8 1/2 x 11, various colors)

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DVD Players, VCRs
East House (DVD players, Blu-ray players)
Lakeside Beikirch Care Center (DVD player)
Regional Ctr for Independent Living, Inc. (video recorder)
St. John's Home (DVD player)

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DVDs, Videos, Video Movies
CDS Monarch, Inc. (videos on DVD)
CURE Childhood Cancer Association (new DVDs for newborn through late teen)
DePaul (videos/DVDs)
East House (DVDs, Blu-Ray disks)
ElderONE (DVDs, old movies)
Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. (counting video: e.g. LeapFrog, sign-language video)
Friends and Foundation of the Rochester Public Library (used DVDs)
Harbor House of Rochester, Inc. (used or new DVDs)
Lakeside Beikirch Care Center (DVDs: classic movies & TV shows)
Monroe Community Hospital (DVDs)
Providence Housing Development Corporation (DVD movies)
St. John's Home (DVD movies)
Threshold at The Community Place (DVDs for children & youth)

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Furniture, Carpeting
(Also see Office Furniture, Outdoor Furniture, and Home Decor)
ABVI-Goodwill (gently-used household items)
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc. (floor lamps)
Cameron Community Ministries (large area carpets)
CASA – Court Appointed Special Advocates (beds)
Catholic Charities (CCCS) Developmental Disabilities Department (kitchen table & chairs, card tables, Rubbermaid storage bins)
Catholic Family Center (CFC)
Catholic Family Center (CFC) Hannick Hall (area rugs)
Cobblestone School (bean bag chairs)
Delphi Drug and Alcohol Council (bookcases)
Early Childhood Education Quality Council (shelves)
Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. (round or square tables with 4 chairs each)
Family Service Communities (furniture in good condition, lamps with shades)
Flower City Habitat for Humanity (cabinets, furniture, lighting, etc. - see listing)
G.R.A.S.P., Inc. (gently-used vinyl-backed bathroom rugs)
Gates Recreation & Parks Dept. (covered bench)
Holy Childhood (chairs for round table, chairs for waiting area, table set with 6-8 chairs)
The House of Mercy (kitchen tables, dressers)
Mercy Community Services - Residential Services (new single-size bed mattresses, toddler beds)
Monroe Community Hospital (household goods)
National Kidney Foundation Serving Upstate New York and Western New York (lightweight folding table 4-6 feet)
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center (beanbag furniture, soft child-size furniture, adult-size rocking chair or glider)
Pearl Ministries, Inc. (rocking chair, twin beds, dining and kitchen tables & chairs, lamps, desks, tables)
Pet Pride of New York Inc. (5' carpet runners for pet cage tops)
Providence Housing Development Corporation (bookcases, card tables with chairs, long tables with chairs)
RAIHN (Rochester Area Interfaith Hospitality Network) (beds, cribs, tables, chairs, couches/sofas)
Recovery Houses of Rochester (dinette, living-room and bedroom furniture - see listing)
Rochester Greenovation (used furniture)
St. Kateri School (floor lamp)
St. Vincent DePaul Society/St. Francis Xavier Cabrini Conference (furniture: beds, dressers, sofas, table & chairs, lamps, etc.)
Saint's Place (gently-used dressers, kitchen sets, coffee tables, end tables, twin or double beds, sofas, drying racks)
Saving Grace Ministries of Rochester - Grace House (lamps)
Sojourner House at Pathstone (new beds, kitchen tables, couches)
Successful Pathways of YFC (lamps, bed sets)
Threshold at The Community Place (new waiting-room furniture, carpeting for office)
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc. (chairs for round table, chairs for waiting area, table set with 6-8 chairs)

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Gift Cards, Phone Cards
Many listed agencies have requested gift cards, gas cards, and phone cards.
See individual Agency Listings for specific requests.

Many listed agencies have requested gift cards, gas cards, and phone cards. See individual Agency Listings for specific requests.

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Gifts, Prizes, Holiday Items, etc
American Red Cross, NY-Penn Blood Region (new birthday cards for adults)
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Rochester (thank-you cards, birthday cards)
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (gift bags)
Catholic Charities (CCCS) Developmental Disabilities Department (clothes, toys, household items for Christmas presents; 'adopt' consumer at Christmas)
Catholic Charities Community Services (CCCS) (families & groups to provide Christmas gifts for people in need)
Catholic Family Center (CFC) (holiday gifts & food baskets: November & December)
Center for Disability Rights, Inc. (Halloween decorations and candy)
Children Awaiting Parents, Inc. (for teen girls: purses, jewelry, watches)
The Community Place – Aging Services (items for silent auction; birthday & sympathy cards, certificate paper, long-distance phone cards)
Compeer of Livingston County (small gifts for men and women, miscellaneous party supplies)
Cottage Grove - A Rochester Presbyterian Home Residence (costume jewelry for Bingo prizes)
Craft Bits & Pieces (new greeting cards, jewelry, knickknacks, miniatures, seasonal decorations)
DePaul (holiday gifts for adults: gloves, scarves, socks, knit hats, slippers, sweatshirts, etc.; "adopt" clients for Holiday Helpers program)
Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. (prizes for camper activities)
Episcopal SeniorLife Communities (jewelry for Bingo prizes)
Friendship Children's Center, Inc. (holiday wrapping paper)
Lakeside Beikirch Care Center (Bingo prizes, colored napkins, paper plates, tablecloths; large helium balloons with weights & ribbon)
Lakeside Beikirch Care Center (new adult decorations for seasons or themes)
LifeTimes Adult Day Health Care (costume jewelry, Christmas gifts for 40 participants)
Mary's Place Refugee Outreach (Christmas gifts for children)
Mommies for Miracles, Inc. (auction & raffle items for charity events - see list)
Monroe Community Hospital (costume jewelry, knickknacks)
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (greeting cards)
National Multiple Sclerosis Society (items and prizes for events)
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center (food & gifts for holiday/Christmas party for children, adult presents for staff recognition)
Relay For Life of Greece (gift baskets for auction; items for event: decorations, flowers, balloons & helium tank, etc.)
Rochester Music Coalition (T-shirts, bumper stickers, buttons to promote our organization)
Strong Behavioral Health (dollar-store type items: small rewards for child/adolescent progress)
Sweden Senior Center (holiday party supplies: paper cups, plates, napkins; "grab bag" gifts for seniors)
Trillium Health (holiday gifts for children under 16)
Twelve Corners Day Care Center (adult presents for staff recognition)
YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County (Adopt-A-Family: holiday gift items for women and children)

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Grocery-Store Items (Food, Cleaning Supplies, etc.)
Please see Agency listings for specific items needed.
A Meal and More, Inc.
Advent House
American Cancer Society Hope Lodge Hospitality House
American Red Cross, NY-Penn Blood Region (nonperishable candy, K-cups for single-serve coffee maker, coffee cups, stirrers)
Angels of Mercy, Inc. (cleaning supplies)
Asbury Dining & Caring Center
Aurora House of Western Monroe County
Benincasa, Inc.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Rochester
Bivona Child Advocacy Center
Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester (paper products, teas)
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc.
Brighton Food Cupboard (food donations, paper products, household cleaning items)
Brockport Ecumenical Food Shelf
Cameron Community Ministries (food items: see list; reusable shopping bags)
Camp Haccamo (cleaning items, snacks in snack-size bags, etc.)
CASA – Court Appointed Special Advocates (paper products, cleaning products)
Catholic Charities (CCCS) Developmental Disabilities Department (food bags of nonperishables, cleaning supplies)
Catholic Charities Community Services (CCCS) (food, paper products, cleaning supplies)
Catholic Family Center (CFC) (nonperishable food items)
Children's Center at the Hall of Justice (cleaning supplies)
Church Women United in Rochester and Vicinity, Inc. (nonperishable food items)
Community Food Cupboard of Rochester
Community Lutheran Ministry, Inc. (individually-wrapped snacks, juice boxes)
The Community Place – Aging Services
ConKerr Cancer, Rochester Charter (hypoallergenic laundry soap, Ziploc bags)
CP Rochester
CURE Childhood Cancer Association (tea, cocoa, coffee K-Cups: decaf and regular)
Daystar for Medically Fragile Children, Inc.
Dimitri House
EquiCenter, Inc. (bottled water)
First Community Interfaith Institute, Inc.
Focus Pregnancy Help Center (nonperishable food items)
Genesee Center for the Arts & Education (unused cleaning supplies)
Greece Ecumenical Clothing Closet (trash bags)
Greece Ecumenical Food Shelf, Inc.
Harbor House of Rochester, Inc.
Hilton Parma Emergency Food Shelf
Holy Childhood
Hope Hall
The House of Mercy
Irondequoit Community Cupboard
Isaiah House (detergent, Lysol wipes, baby wipes)
Journey Home, Inc. (cleaning products, paper supplied)
Life Solutions of Hamlin, Inc., Food Pantry
Lifetime Assistance, Inc. (cleaning supplies)
LifeTimes Adult Day Health Care (diabetic candy)
Linda's Cupboard at Hope Hall (nonperishable food items, laundry detergent, etc.)
Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester (Large black trash bags, paper towels, laundry detergent, etc. See listing.)
Loop Ministries (food products: especially peanut butter, canned tuna; napkins, paper towels, etc.)
Mary's Place Refugee Outreach (food)
Melissa's Living Legacy - Teen Cancer Foundation (coffee, Kleenex)
Mercy Community Services - Outreach Center
Mercy Community Services - Residential Services
Mission Share (nonperishable food)
Mount Carmel House, Inc.
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (paper towels, wipes)
National Kidney Foundation Serving Upstate New York and Western New York (bottled water, beverages, cases of granola bars & low-sugar juice)
Nuts for Mutts Rescue, Inc. (paper products, trash bags)
Open Door Mission, Inc.
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center (cleaning supplies, napkins)
Partners in Community Development (paper plates, cups, utensils)
Paws and Purrs Rescue, Inc.
Pearl Ministries, Inc. (paper towels, toilet paper, etc.)
Penfield Ecumenical Food Shelf
Pet Pride of New York Inc.
Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York (gallon-size Ziploc bags)
R Community Bikes (paper products)
RAIHN (Rochester Area Interfaith Hospitality Network) (cleaning supplies, paper towels, toilet paper, etc.)
Recovery Houses of Rochester (cleaning supplies - see listing, paper towels, toilet paper, Kleenex)
Regional Ctr for Independent Living, Inc. (refreshments for meetings/events)
Rochester Animal Services (laundry detergent, dish soap, cotton swabs, rubbing alcohol)
Rochester Childfirst Network (laundry basket)
Rochester Family Mission (food items, paper supplies)
Ronald McDonald House
St. Joseph's House of Hospitality
St. Joseph's Neighborhood Center
St. Peter's Kitchen
Saving Grace Ministries of Rochester - Grace House
Second Chance Bird Rescue, Inc.
Shepherd Home (cleaning supplies, paper products, trash bags)
Sisters of Mercy of the Americas - NyPPaW - Andrews Center
Society for the Protection and Care of Children (individually wrapped snack items)
Sojourner House at Pathstone (laundry detergent, disinfectant cleaning products, dish soap, toilet paper)
Sunset House, Inc.
Sweden Senior Center
SWEM (Southwest Ecumenical Ministries) Community Services
Trillium Health
Trillium Health
Twelve Corners Day Care Center (cleaning supplies)
TYKEs (Theatre Young Kids Enjoy) (bottled water)
VA Medical Center
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc. (20 gallons of milk/week, cleaning supplies, paper products)
Webster Comfort Care Home
Wild Wings, Inc. (chicken drumsticks, mops, paper & storage items)
YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County

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Home Decor
American Red Cross, NY-Penn Blood Region (picture frames)
Children Awaiting Parents, Inc. (8 x 10 black wooden picture frames)
The Community Place – Aging Services (picture frames)
Craft Bits & Pieces (candles, pictures, frames, pottery, glassware)
CURE Childhood Cancer Association (large wicker baskets for gift baskets)
Episcopal SeniorLife Communities (picture frames to hang on walls, artificial flowers and/or plastic vases for floral arrangements)
The House of Mercy (curtains)
Lakeside Beikirch Care Center (new centerpieces for dining room tables)
New York Museum of Transportation (transportation artifacts and pictures)
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center (posters of children)
Pearl Ministries, Inc. (curtains)
Perinton Historical Society & Fairport Museum (Fairport/Perinton artifacts)
St. Kateri School (throw pillows)
Sweden Senior Center (drapery fabric: lightweight canvas, denim, corduroy)
Threshold at The Community Place (wall pictures, decor for waiting room)
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc. (artwork)

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Kitchen Items (Dishes, Pots, Pans, Utensils, etc.)
A Meal and More, Inc. (restaurant-grade kitchen equipment)
ABVI-Goodwill (gently-used household items)
American Red Cross, NY-Penn Blood Region (travel mugs, water bottles)
Asbury First Storehouse (dishes, pots & pans, silverware)
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Rochester (reusable plastic cups)
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (kitchen supplies - see list)
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc. (plastic utensils, paper plates)
Catholic Charities Community Services (CCCS) (dishes, pots, pans, silverware)
Catholic Family Center (CFC) Hannick Hall (large plastic food storage containers, pots, pans, silverware, clear plastic drinking glasses
East House (dishes, pots, pans, silverware, glassware, Tupperware, mugs, tea kettles)
Focus Pregnancy Help Center (household items: pots & pans, etc.)
Girl Scouts of Western New York (kitchen equipment)
Harbor House of Rochester, Inc. (kitchen items: see list)
Holy Childhood (kitchen items - see list)
The House of Mercy (kitchen utensils, cookware, dishes)
Journey Home, Inc. (pint jars & lids)
Lifetime Assistance, Inc. (dishes, pot & pans, silverware)
Loop Ministries (kitchen disposable supplies: plastic ware, napkins, cups, etc.)
Mary's Place Refugee Outreach (household items)
Mercy Bridges (kitchen equipment)
Monroe Community Hospital (household goods)
Recovery Houses of Rochester (kitchen items - see list)
Rochester Animal Services (can openers, large kitchen spoons, hand brooms with dustpan, drain stoppers)
St. Joseph's House of Hospitality (silverware, salt & pepper shakers)
St. Vincent DePaul Society/St. Francis Xavier Cabrini Conference (dishes, pots & pans)
Saint's Place (dishes, glasses, flatware, pots & pans: especially large cooking pots & saucepans)
Society for the Protection and Care of Children (new dishes, flatware)
Sojourner House at Pathstone (new cookware, pots & pans)
Somali Community in Western New York (cooking utensils: baking pans, pots & pans, knives, etc. -- see list)
Successful Pathways of YFC (pots, pans, etc.)
Sweden Senior Center  (punch bowl: more than 8 quarts)
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc.
Writers & Books (large clear Rubbermaid storage bins)
YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County (new household items: pots, pans, dish sets, cutting boards, commercial-grade frying pans)

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Lawn and Garden, Outdoor Items
(Also see Outdoor Furniture and Recreation, Travel, Exercise, Sports, Camping Equipment)
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc. (outdoor gas grill and picnic tables)
Catholic Charities Community Services (CCCS) (annual flowers for springtime planting)
Catholic Family Center (CFC) Hannick Hall (plants and flowers for garden)
CDS Monarch, Inc. (snow blower)
Charles Settlement House, Inc. (lawn mower, snow blower)
Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse Historical Society  (dual-sided electric hedge trimmers, gas weed whacker)
ElderONE (flowers, bulbs to plant)
Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. (picnic table or outdoor table with chairs and umbrella)
Episcopal SeniorLife Communities (large containers for gardening)
EquiCenter, Inc. (plastic pitchforks)
Friends and Foundation of the Rochester Public Library (outdoor sandwich board sign)
Gates Recreation & Parks Dept. (small gazebo)
Genesee Country Nature Center (native trees, shrubs, flowers, water garden plants, wheelbarrow, sturdy garden rakes, small pitchforks, shovels with a point, hedge trimmers, hand clippers, pruning saws, wooden picnic tables, garden trowel)
Genesee Land Trust, Inc. (pop-up canopies)
Girl Scouts of Western New York (gas-powered wood splitter)
H.O.R.S.E. Rescue & Sanctuary, Inc. (gas lawn mower)
Irondequoit Community Cupboard (lightweight shovel, driveway salt)
Isaiah House (ice melt)
Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester (pitchforks, shaving forks, brooms, shovels, rakes, Rubbermaid garbage cans, pine shavings, straw)
National Kidney Foundation Serving Upstate New York and Western New York (portable picnic table)
New York Museum of Transportation (attractive waste cans)
Providence Housing Development Corporation (new or like-new: park benches, picnic benches & tables)
Rochester Childfirst Network (garden tools: real and pretend)
Second Chance Bird Rescue, Inc. (donated land to build a sanctuary)
Wild Wings, Inc. (garden tools, brooms, shovels, work gloves, garden gloves, tree pole trimmer, snow shovels)
Writers & Books (snow blower for sidewalk)

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Linens (Blankets, Sheets, Towels, etc.)
American Red Cross, NY-Penn Blood Region (red tablecloths)
Angels of Mercy, Inc. (pillowcases and cotton fabric - no white please - for program)
Asbury Dining & Caring Center (lightly used bath towels, dish cloths)
Asbury First Storehouse (bedding: sheets, blankets, comforters; towels)
Aurora House of Western Monroe County (bath towels, hand towels, washcloths, face cloths)
Birthright of Rochester (crib sheets, towels, pillows)
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (new quilts, blankets; bedding: sheets, comforters, pillows)
Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester (fleece throws & blankets, lap quilts)
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc. (old towels & bedding for animals)
Catholic Charities (CCCS) Developmental Disabilities Department (single-bed quilts, comforters; blankets & sheets for all-size beds, new towels)
Catholic Charities Community Services (CCCS) (new blankets, new sheets, new towels)
Catholic Family Center (CFC) Hannick Hall (towels, bath mats, washcloths, twin bedding
The Center for Youth (twin-size sheets, blankets, laundry bags)
Charles Settlement House, Inc. (blankets)
Child Life Program, Rochester General Hospital (handmade blankets)
Community Lutheran Ministry, Inc. (towels)
Craft Bits & Pieces (vintage linens and fabric)
CURE Childhood Cancer Association (blankets)
East House (new comforters, blankets, sheets in original packaging)
Family Service Communities (towels, sheets, pillowcases, blankets)
Greece Ecumenical Clothing Closet (blankets, sheets, comforters)
Harbor House of Rochester, Inc. (new white twin-size sheets, twin-size fleece blankets, thick white bath and hand towers, washcloths)
The House of Mercy (blankets, pillows, towels, sheets, washcloths, single-bed waterproof mattresses)
Mercy Community Services - Residential Services (bath towels, washcloths, bed pillows, comforters, twin-size sheet sets)
Monroe Community Hospital (household goods)
Mount Carmel House, Inc. (extra-long twin-size color sheet sets)
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (tablecloths: disposable & cloth)
National Kidney Foundation Serving Upstate New York and Western New York (plastic tablecloths)
Open Door Mission, Inc. (bath & hand towels, washcloths, twin-bed sheets, blankets)
Paws and Purrs Rescue, Inc. (clean blankets & towels)
Pearl Ministries, Inc. (towels, washcloths, twin-size sheets, curtains)
Recovery Houses of Rochester (comforter sets, towels, washcloths, dish towels, pillow cases, new pillows, bathroom rugs, shower curtains & hooks, waste basket)
Rochester Animal Services (blankets and towels for bedding for animals)
St. Joseph's House of Hospitality (blankets, aprons, dish towels, bath towels)
St. Vincent DePaul Society/St. Francis Xavier Cabrini Conference
Saint's Place (blankets, full- and twin-size sheets & comforters; towels: all sizes)
The Salvation Army - Rochester Area Services (for shelters: blankets, sheets, bedspreads, towels, washcloths, heavy-duty shower curtains)
Saving Grace Ministries of Rochester - Grace House (blankets, pillows, single-bed sheets, bath towels, washcloths)
Second Chance Bird Rescue, Inc. (queen/king sheets, towels, blankets)
Shepherd Home (towels, washcloths)
Society for the Protection and Care of Children (new sheets, pillows, blankets)
Sojourner House at Pathstone (new pillows, long twin & queen sheets, towels, washcloths, blankets, comforters)
Sweden Senior Center  (round plastic tablecloths for dining-room tables)
Trillium Health (bath towels)
Twelve Corners Day Care Center (washcloths, towels)
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc. (twin-size mattresses & sheet sheets)
Visiting Nurse Service of Rochester & Monroe County (hand-knitted lap blankets, pillows, wedge pillows, cotton sheets, lightweight blankets, long twin sheets, cloth underpads)
Women's Care Center (hooded towels, washcloths)
YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County (new bedding & towels - see listing)

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Magazines, Subscriptions
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (magazines in English and Spanish)
Episcopal SeniorLife Communities (magazines)
Friends and Foundation of the Rochester Public Library (used magazines)
Lakeside Beikirch Care Center (magazine subscriptions)
Monroe Correctional Facility (magazines, word-search magazines)
Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York (magazines less than 1 year old - see listing)
Strong Behavioral Health (magazines without staples, magazine subscriptions)
Threshold at The Community Place (magazines & subscriptions)

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Medical and Safety Items
(includes Dental, Eye Care)
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Rochester (first-aid kits, cotton balls)
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (first-aid supplies, door alarms & batteries)
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc. (first-aid kits, fire extinguishers, flashlights, portable grab bars, fire/smoke alarms)
Catholic Charities Community Services (CCCS) (bandages, sanitizer, gauze pads, etc.)
CompassionNet-Lifetime Care (character Band-Aids)
CP Rochester (dental equipment: see list; ramped wheelchair platform for dental X-ray machine, Plantronics handset lifter)
Daystar for Medically Fragile Children, Inc. (non-latex gloves)
Friendship Children's Center, Inc. (first-aid supplies)
Global Family Outreach Ministry (medical supplies)
Hearing Loss Association of America - Rochester Chapter (assistive listening devices, amplified telephone, phone flashers, personal amplifiers, personal FM system, personal neck loop)
Heritage Christian Services (medical supplies and toys to be put in small sewing bags)
The Hickok Center for Brain Injury, Inc. (manual wheelchair w. seatbelts, portable wheelchair ramp)
InterVol (unused medical supplies, used but functioning medical equipment)
Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester (clinic supplies - see listing)
Medical Motor Service (wheelchairs)
Mercy Community Services - Outreach Center (medical supplies, non-expired OTC medicines: call for specifics)
Monroe Community Hospital (wheelchair bags)
Open Door Mission, Inc. (medicines)
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center (first-aid supplies)
Regional Ctr for Independent Living, Inc. (wheelchairs or scooters, reachers/grabbers, walkers with hand brakes)
Rochester Animal Services (heating pads for newborn and injured animals)
Sojourner House at Pathstone (first-aid kits)
Threshold at The Community Place (medical supplies & equipment)
Visiting Nurse Service of Rochester & Monroe County (bed alarms, hospital gowns, bags for walkers: double-handled)
Wild Wings, Inc. (disposable latex gloves)
YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County (new first-aid kits, smoke & carbon monoxide detectors)

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Memberships, Scholarships
CASA – Court Appointed Special Advocates (scholarships for camps; scholarships for lessons: arts, music, sports, etc.)
Rochester Family Mission (scholarship assistance for summer camp)

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Miscellaneous Items
Some of the items needed by agencies do not fit readily into the categories in this Index. If you have something to donate, and cannot locate it on this website, use the Search Box at the top of this Index.

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Money Donations, Sponsorships
Most listed agencies are glad to accept monetary donations and sponsorships. See individual Agency Listings for those that have specific purposes listed.

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Musical Instruments, Music
American Red Cross, NY-Penn Blood Region (tambourines)
Charles Settlement House, Inc. (guitars, keyboards, musical instruments: no full-size organs)
Cobblestone Arts Center for Persons with Disabilities (musical instruments)
Community Lutheran Ministry, Inc. (musical instruments)
CP Rochester (percussion set, egg shaker)
Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. (musical instruments: percussion, bongos, tambourines, etc.)
Hochstein School of Music & Dance (grand concert harp, 5-octave marimba)
Rochester Education Foundation (musical instruments: no pianos or organs; new musical supplies, music instruction books)
St. Kateri School (drums, percussion instruments)
Somali Community in Western New York (instruments: see list)
Strong Behavioral Health (guitar)
Sweden Senior Center  (sheet music for 50 chorus members)

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Office Furniture
Benjamin Ministries (office desk & chair, filing cabinet)
Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester (glass display case)
CDS Monarch, Inc. (storage shelves, cabinet for basement)
Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse Historical Society  (storage cabinet)
Cobblestone Arts Center for Persons with Disabilities (card tables, 6-foot work tables)
Delphi Drug and Alcohol Council (bookcases, office furniture)
Genesee Center for the Arts & Education (media cart, folding tables: 6- or 8-foot)
Genesee Land Trust, Inc. (small round table with chairs for meetings, lightweight folding chairs and tables, utilitarian shelving)
The Hickok Center for Brain Injury, Inc. (folding tables, used lockers, metal storage shelving)
N.E.E.D. Ministries Job Development Training Program (large stand-up file cabinet, office chair)
Offsprings Charities (office chairs, large partitions to separate rooms)
Perinton Historical Society & Fairport Museum (display cases)
Rochester Animal Services (folding chairs)
Rochester Greenovation (shelving)
Somali Community in Western New York (computer tables, desks, chairs)
Somali Community Outreach & Education Center, Inc. (classroom desk chairs, office deck & chairs, computer desk & chairs, meeting table)
Two Doors Community Resource Center, Inc. (bookshelves: various sizes)
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc. (flat files for artwork, metal shelves for lockers)

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Office Supplies & Equipment
American Cancer Society Hope Lodge Hospitality House (office supplies)
American Red Cross, NY-Penn Blood Region (pens on strings, portable plastic file box)
Angels of Mercy, Inc. (paper & office supplies)
Aurora House of Western Monroe County (address labels)
Benjamin Ministries (storage bins)
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Rochester (generic stationery, die-cut machine)
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (prepaid cell phones; journals, drawing pads, easels, pens, markers, tape, etc. -- see list)
Braddock Bay Raptor Research (standard letter-size envelopes)
Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester (note cards, thank-you cards, journals for writing)
Carlson MetroCenter YMCA (office supplies)
Catholic Family Center (CFC) Hannick Hall (calendars, day planners, binders, notebooks, folders
CDS Monarch, Inc. (storage containers, paper shredder)
Center for Disability Rights, Inc. (fax machines in working condition)
Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse Historical Society  (acid-free storage boxes)
Children Awaiting Parents, Inc. (office supplies, electric 3-hole punch)
Church Women United in Rochester and Vicinity, Inc. (#10 white blank envelopes)
Cobblestone Arts Center for Persons with Disabilities (office supplies: sturdy 1-inch binders, office envelopes, easels)
The Community Place – Aging Services (pens, note pads)
CP Rochester (markers, crayons)
CURE Childhood Cancer Association (office supplies)
Daystar for Medically Fragile Children, Inc. (ballpoint pens, twin-pocket portfolio folders, Post-it notes, thermal laminating pouches)
Delphi Drug and Alcohol Council (office supplies)
Dimitri House (office supplies)
ElderONE (colored pencils)
First Community Interfaith Institute, Inc. (envelopes, notebook papers, pens and pencils)
Friends and Foundation of the Rochester Public Library (book carts, book trucks, display racks, jewelry displays)
Friendship Children's Center, Inc. (office supplies)
Genesee Land Trust, Inc. (easels)
Greece Ecumenical Clothing Closet (masking tape)
Greece Historical Society (file folders, acid-free storage boxes for archival materials)
Hearing Loss Association of America - Rochester Chapter (Avery 2- x 4-inch shipping labels)
Henrietta Public Library (pencils, Elmer's glue, spiral-bound notebooks, pocket folders)
Hochstein School of Music & Dance (paper cutting machine)
Holy Childhood (construction paper, glue sticks, easel pads, dry-erase markers)
Holy Childhood (wooden easel, office supplies - see list)
Hope Hall ( heavy-duty sheet protectors, manila folders, Avery #5960 address labels, envelopes, manila folders, Wite-Out, refiilable rolls of Scotch tape, pens, pencils, markers)
Jefferson Avenue Childhood Development Center (office supplies: paper, pencils, staples, laminating sheets)
Jewish Community Center (large laminating machine)
Lakeside Beikirch Care Center (card stock; designer computer paper; new thank-you, birthday, & note cards; adult-looking bulletin board borders)
LDA Life and Learning Services (crosscut shredder, marketing tools: easels, brochure holders, display materials, etc.)
Life Solutions of Hamlin, Inc., Food Pantry (office supplies)
LifeTimes Adult Day Health Care (2015 calendars)
Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester
Loop Ministries (office supplies, metal shelving)
Mary's Place Refugee Outreach (notebooks)
Melissa's Living Legacy - Teen Cancer Foundation (printable address labels, new paper shredder)
Mercy Bridges (white self-sealing #10 envelopes)
Mercy Community Services - Outreach Center (office supplies: see list)
Mercy Community Services - Residential Services (office supplies: see list)
Mission Share (looseleaf paper, notebook paper, pens, pencils, erasers, etc.)
Monroe Community Hospital (stationery)
N.E.E.D. Ministries Job Development Training Program (large dry-erase board)
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (laminating paper, Wite-Out, glue sticks, Sharpie markers, tabletop literature holders, #10 envelopes, packaging tape, duct tape, badge material, nametags)
National Kidney Foundation Serving Upstate New York and Western New York (plastic document holders, Smartboard)
New York Museum of Transportation (laminating machine and materials, 24" x 36" or larger)
Offsprings Charities (telephones, Polycom unit, basic desk supplies
Open Door Mission, Inc. (plain window envelopes, rubber bands, other office supplies)
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center (laminator, easel paper, flipcharts, pens, Sharpies, markers, writing paper/tablets, pencils, folders, envelopes. paper clips, etc.)
Paws and Purrs Rescue, Inc. (office supplies)
Perinton Historical Society & Fairport Museum (office supplies)
Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York (3-ring binders, legal pads, steno pads, new journals, matching desk pads, pencils, pens, markers)
R Community Bikes (office supplies)
RAIHN (Rochester Area Interfaith Hospitality Network) (tape, pens, writing pads)
Regional Ctr for Independent Living, Inc. (telephones: large buttons, flashing lights, etc.)
Rochester Family Mission (office equipment, paper supplies)
Rochester Greenovation (office equipment, receipt printer)
Rochester Museum & Science Center (1-inch 3-ring binders, folders with 3-prong attachments)
RSVP of Livingston County – A Program of Lifespan (stand-up flip charts)
RSVP of Monroe County at Lifespan (two-pocket folders, card stock, business card stock blanks)
Rush Public Library (paper, general office supplies)
St. Joseph's Neighborhood Center (#10 business-size envelopes, yellow legal pads, glue sticks, pens)
St. Kateri School (name badges, manila folders, masking tape, tape dispensers, envelopes, easel)
Saint's Place  (telephones: not battery-operated)
Sojourner House at Pathstone (new planners, calendars, accordion files)
Somali Community in Western New York (fax machine)
Strong Behavioral Health (markers, colored pencils, blank journals, card stock, etc. – see listing)
Sweden Senior Center (office supplies, card stock)
Threshold at The Community Place (laminating machine, FX Casio 260 calculators, ink stamps, clipboards, binders, folders, calendars, thank-you notes, pens, pencils, etc. – see listing)
Twelve Corners Day Care Center (office supplies, laminator, large rolls of easel paper)
Two Doors Community Resource Center, Inc. (large plastic containers with lids)
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc. (wooden easel, office supplies - see list)
Villa of Hope (journals, school supplies)
Webster Comfort Care Home (business envelopes, ballpoint pens, #10 pencils, colored markers, Post-it notes)
Wild Wings, Inc. (poster frames)
Writers & Books (card stock or specialty paper)
YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County (used cell phones for recycling, new pocket/day planners, wall calendars; school supplies: see listing)

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Outdoor Furniture
CDS Monarch, Inc. (lawn and patio furniture - see listing)
Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. (picnic table or outdoor table with chairs & umbrella)
Genesee Country Nature Center (wooden picnic tables)
Providence Housing Development Corporation (new or like-new: park benches, picnic benches & tables)
Relay For Life of Greece (items for event: tables, chairs, etc.)
Writers & Books (picnic tables)

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Personal Care Items
A Meal and More, Inc. (travel-size personal care items)
American Cancer Society Hope Lodge Hospitality House (toiletries)
Angels of Mercy, Inc. (toiletries)
Asbury Dining & Caring Center (personal care items: deodorant, disposable razors, shaving cream, small shampoos, toothbrushes, small toothpaste, etc.)
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Rochester (nail polish, nail polish remover)
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (soap, shampoo, deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrush, comb/brush)
Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester (Burt's Bees stick Lip Balm, Aveeno unscented lotion, sleeping masks)
Brighton Food Cupboard (personal hygiene items: see list)
Brockport Ecumenical Food Shelf (personal care items)
Cameron Community Ministries (personal care items)
Camp Haccamo (shampoo, conditioner, soap, hand sanitizer, Depends underwear)
CASA – Court Appointed Special Advocates (toothpaste, toothbrushes, soap, hair products, etc.)
Catholic Charities (CCCS) Developmental Disabilities Department (personal care items)
Catholic Charities Community Services (CCCS) (personal care items)
Catholic Family Center (CFC)  (personal care items for men & women)
The Center for Youth (full-size deodorant, personal items, hair care items)
Charles Settlement House, Inc. (personal items)
Children Awaiting Parents, Inc. (for teen girls: makeup, hair care products, cologne, perfume, lotion, nail polish, manicure & pedicure kits)
Church Women United in Rochester and Vicinity, Inc. (women's health kits: toiletries)
Community Food Cupboard of Rochester (dental items, feminine hygiene products, personal care products)
CP Rochester (unscented shaving cream)
CURE Childhood Cancer Association (hand sanitizer, hand soap, nail polish, lip gloss, etc. -- see list)
Daystar for Medically Fragile Children, Inc. (soft-bristle toothbrushes for ages 1–5)
DePaul (personal care items: shampoo, soap, deodorant, etc.)
Dimitri House (personal care products)
East House (new and unopened personal care items)
Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. (personal care items)
Episcopal SeniorLife Communities (nail polish)
Family Service Communities (toiletries: shampoo, soap, shaving cream)
Greece Ecumenical Food Shelf, Inc. (personal care items)
Hilton Parma Emergency Food Shelf (non-scented personal care items)
The House of Mercy (personal care items: razors, deodorant, toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, conditioner)
Journey Home, Inc. (body wash, lotion, hand soaps)
Lakeside Beikirch Care Center (pink & red nail polish, packets of eyeglass cleaner)
Life Solutions of Hamlin, Inc., Food Pantry (personal care items)
Lifetime Assistance, Inc. (personal care items)
LifeTimes Adult Day Health Care (for men and women: body wash, deodorant, cologne, perfume, nail polish, nail polish remover)
Linda's Cupboard at Hope Hall (personal care items)
Loop Ministries
Mercy Community Services - Outreach Center (personal care items)
Mercy Community Services - Residential Services (personal care items)
Mission Share (toiletries)
Open Door Mission, Inc. (combs; brushes; disposable razors; trial-sizes: shampoo, toothpaste, and soap)
Pearl Ministries, Inc. (toiletries - see listing)
Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York (travel-size toiletries, cosmetic bags or small travel bags)
RAIHN (Rochester Area Interfaith Hospitality Network) (deodorant, shaving cream, razors, feminine hygiene products. etc.)
Rochester Family Mission (personal care items)
Rochester Hearing and Speech Center (whistles)
Ronald McDonald House (individual-size toiletries)
St. Joseph's House of Hospitality (travel-size personal hygiene items)
St. Joseph's Neighborhood Center (personal items)
The Salvation Army - Rochester Area Services (toiletries: bar soap, shampoo, feminine hygiene products, lotions, etc.)
Saving Grace Ministries of Rochester - Grace House (personal care needs)
Second Chance Bird Rescue, Inc. (Listerine, hand soap, sanitizer)
Society for the Protection and Care of Children (health and beauty products)
Sojourner House at Pathstone (personal care supplies)
Strong Behavioral Health (personal care items: see list)
Successful Pathways of YFC (toiletries for teen parents)
Threshold at The Community Place (personal care items)
Trillium Health (personal care products for men and women)
VA Medical Center (personal comfort items)
YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County (new personal care, feminine hygiene products; no mouthwashes or medicines)

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Pet & Animal Supplies
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Rochester (birdseed)
Braddock Bay Raptor Research (birdseed)
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc. (animal-related items: see listing)
EquiCenter, Inc. (various horse supplies: see list; horses: see guidelines)
G.R.A.S.P., Inc. (dry cat/dog food, dry and canned kitten food, pet beds, pet carriers/crates, dog and cat toys)
H.O.R.S.E. Rescue & Sanctuary, Inc. (Nutrena Safe Choice or Life Design Senior pelleted horse feed, horse hay, bagged pine shavings)
Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester (many items of all kinds - please see listing)
Nuts for Mutts Rescue, Inc. (good-quality dog food & treats, collars, leashes, pet beds, flea & tick medications, etc.)
Paws and Purrs Rescue, Inc. (dry and canned cat/kitten food, cat litter, new litter boxes, dry and canned dog/puppy food, dog & cat treats, cat carriers, dog crates, dog collars, leashes, cat collars, live animal traps, cat toys: no foil balls)
Pet Pride of New York Inc. (cat food, cat toys & treats, laser lights, covered litter boxes)
Rochester Animal Services (cat litter scoopers, sturdy chew toys, collars, leashes, professional grooming clippers, pet brushes, pet carriers & training crates, pet shampoo, pet treats, puppy pads, rawhide bones)
Second Chance Bird Rescue, Inc. (bird cages, perches, toys, toy-making parts, play gyms; bird food; pet carriers)
Trillium Health (canned dog food, canned cat food)
Visiting Nurse Service of Rochester & Monroe County (cat or dog food: unopened, dry, or canned)
Webster Comfort Care Home (birdseed)
Wild Wings, Inc. (sunflower seed, venison, uncooked chicken quarters)

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Photographic Supplies (Projectors, Tripods, Albums, etc.)
American Red Cross, NY-Penn Blood Region (small photo albums)
Charles Settlement House, Inc. (photographic supplies)
Children Awaiting Parents, Inc. (4 x 6 photo albums)
Friendship Children's Center, Inc. (photo albums)
Strong Behavioral Health (4 x 6 photo paper)

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Postage Stamps
Advent House
Angels of Mercy, Inc.
Aurora House of Western Monroe County
Benincasa, Inc.
Braddock Bay Raptor Research
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc.
CASA – Court Appointed Special Advocates
Children Awaiting Parents, Inc.
The Community Place – Aging Services
CURE Childhood Cancer Association
Daystar for Medically Fragile Children, Inc.
Dimitri House
EquiCenter, Inc.
Family Service Communities
Hope Hall
Isaiah House
Journey Home, Inc.
Loop Ministries
Melissa's Living Legacy - Teen Cancer Foundation
Mercy Bridges
Mercy Community Services - Outreach Center
Monroe Community Hospital
Mount Carmel House, Inc.
Notre Dame Learning Center, Inc.
Open Door Mission, Inc.
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center
Paws and Purrs Rescue, Inc.
Pet Pride of New York Inc.
Rush Public Library
St. Joseph's Neighborhood Center
St. Kateri School
Second Chance Bird Rescue, Inc.
Shepherd Home
Sisters of Mercy of the Americas - NyPPaW - Andrews Center
Spiritus Christi Mental Health Center
Sunset House, Inc.
Threshold at The Community Place
VA Medical Center
Webster Comfort Care Home
Wild Wings, Inc.
Women's Care Center

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Recreation, Travel, Exercise, Sports, Camping Items
American Red Cross, NY-Penn Blood Region (GPS units)
Asbury Dining & Caring Center (used backpacks, used sleeping bags)
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Rochester (Frisbees, jump ropes)
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (duffel bags, totes, backpacks, footballs, baseballs, caps with logos)
Braddock Bay Raptor Research (binoculars, spotting scope for bird watching)
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc. (bike helmets, flashlights, walkie talkies, hand-crank radios, lockers)
Catholic Charities Community Services (CCCS) (baseballs, soccer & basketballs and equipment, backpacks)
Catholic Family Center (CFC) Hannick Hall (camping equipment, sports equipment
CDS Monarch, Inc. (bikes, exercise equipment)
Center for Disability Rights, Inc. (used sports equipment -- see list)
The Center for Youth (new sleeping bags, new backpacks & cinch bags)
Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse Historical Society  (10x10-foot pop-up tents)
Children Awaiting Parents, Inc. (sporting goods: footballs, skateboards, scooters, etc.)
Cobblestone Arts Center for Persons with Disabilities (GPS navigation systems)
Cobblestone School (triple beam balances)
Community Child Care Center (helmets, bikes, and scooters for ages 3-6)
Community Lutheran Ministry, Inc. (volleyball net and balls, double-dutch jump rope, badminton game)
The Community Place – Aging Services (working treadmills & exercise equipment, tote bags)
DePaul (outdoor recreation equipment: badminton, croquet, etc.)
East House (adult sporting equipment: see list)
Episcopal SeniorLife Communities (football items, fishing items: tackle box, tackle, plastic worms, bobbers)
Genesee Country Nature Center (cross-country skis, snowshoes, golf cart, binoculars)
Girl Scouts of Western New York (archery target stands & new target faces, bows, arrows, jump ropes, hula hoops, playground balls, new snorkeling masks with straps, golf cart, handheld GPS devices for back country use, EZ-Up tents, snowshoes, etc. -- see list)
Heritage Christian Services (horseback-riding equipment for equestrian program)
The Hickok Center for Brain Injury, Inc. (used lockers)
Hope Hall (sports equipment: soccer balls, basketballs, softballs, bats, gloves, etc.; outdoor games & toys, bike helmets)
Lifetime Assistance, Inc. (sports equipment, golf clubs, bikes)
Melissa's Living Legacy - Teen Cancer Foundation (yoga mats)
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (EZ-Up tent)
National Kidney Foundation Serving Upstate New York and Western New York (durable travel totes with handles)
Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York (small travel bags)
Providence Housing Development Corporation (Bingo machines)
R Community Bikes (bikes of any type; bike parts: especially tires, tubes, cables; locks, new bike helmets)
Relay For Life of Greece (items for event: golf carts, tents, bounce house, etc.)
Rochester Childfirst Network (sports equipment
St. Joseph's House of Hospitality (sleeping bags)
Somali Community in Western New York (soccer equipment)
Somali Community Outreach & Education Center, Inc. (soccer equipment)
Strong Behavioral Health (basketballs, Nerf basketballs & hoops, yoga mats)
Successful Pathways of YFC (hockey equipment, basketball netting)
VA Medical Center (air mattresses)
Villa of Hope (backpacks, duffel bags, sports bags, basketballs, footballs, soccer balls)
Visiting Nurse Service of Rochester & Monroe County (Yaktrax traction cleats for snow & ice)

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School & Classroom Supplies
Alternatives for Battered Women (school supplies)
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (prevention education tools)
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc. (workbooks on budgeting, math, and reading comprehension)
Cameron Community Ministries (school supplies: see list)
CASA – Court Appointed Special Advocates (school & classroom supplies)
Catholic Charities (CCCS) Developmental Disabilities Department (school supplies, backpacks)
Catholic Charities Community Services (CCCS) (backpacks and school supplies)
Catholic Family Center (CFC) (school supplies & gently-used backpacks: August only)
CDS Monarch, Inc. (school supplies)
The Center for Youth (backpacks & cinch bags, school supplies items)
Charles Settlement House, Inc. (school supplies)
Community Child Care Center (school supplies)
CP Rochester (sensory toys, tactile items for sensory tables, space projector & accessories)
Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. (school supplies, counting video: e.g. LeapFrog, IntelliKeys keyboard or similar, sign-language video)
Genesee Center for the Arts & Education
Girl Scouts of Western New York (Leave No Trace, PEAK, TEEN, and Bigfoot teaching materials)
Global Family Outreach Ministry (new school supplies)
Holy Childhood (black and white composition books)
Jefferson Avenue Childhood Development Center (paper, pencils, glue, art supplies)
Mission Share (looseleaf paper, notebook paper, pens, pencils, erasers, etc.)
National Kidney Foundation Serving Upstate New York and Western New York (Smartboard)
Notre Dame Learning Center, Inc. (student supplies: pencils, crayons, flashcards, math games, etc.)
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center (school supplies: writing paper/tablets, pencils, folders, etc.)
Partners in Community Development (school supplies)
Rochester Family Mission (new book bags, classroom equipment, new school supplies)
Successful Pathways of YFC (school supplies for K to college students)
Villa of Hope (backpacks, duffel bags)
Young Women's College Prep, Inc.
YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County (new school supplies - see listing)

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Services Needed
Braddock Bay Raptor Research (printing/copying services)
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc. (donated maintenance services for vehicle/van)
Catholic Charities (CCCS) Developmental Disabilities Department (storage space, "adopt" a resident for Christmas)
Catholic Charities Community Services (CCCS) ("adopt" clients at Thanksgiving and Christmas)
Charles Settlement House, Inc. (subscription to cable or satellite TV, expanded Internet access)
Coffee Connection/Project Empower (signage)
Genesee Land Trust, Inc. (garage storage space for wheelbarrows and tools)
GRCC-Faith in Action Network (repair service for Toshiba 3550)
Loop Ministries (printing services)
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (printing: stationery, signs, banners, ID cards)
New York Museum of Transportation (professional services: roofing, paving, lawn & field mowing, vehicle painting)
Offsprings Charities (printing services for pamphlets, flyers, etc)
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center (donated restaurant/banquet space and catering)
Recovery Houses of Rochester (single-family homes)
Relay For Life of Greece (ad time/space, large printed signs)
Rochester Music Coalition (advertising time, billboard space, CD duplication services, printing)
TYKEs (Theatre Young Kids Enjoy) (photography services, postcard-printing services, photocopying services, carpentry services, web re-design service)

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Tickets, Passes, Tokens
American Red Cross, NY-Penn Blood Region (tickets & passes to events, movies, attractions)
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (bus tokens, tickets to youth-friendly events -- see list)
CASA – Court Appointed Special Advocates (tickets for movies, amusement parks, local attractions)
Catholic Charities (CCCS) Developmental Disabilities Department (tickets to movies, circus, other events)
Catholic Charities Community Services (CCCS) (tickets to community events)
Catholic Family Center (CFC) (tickets: see list)
CDS Monarch, Inc. (tickets to sporting events, concerts, movies, etc.)
The Center for Youth (bus passes)
Charles Settlement House, Inc. (tickets, passes, tokens)
Compeer Rochester, Inc. (passes to concerts. movie/theater, sporting events)
DePaul (tickets/passes to movies, sporting events, museums, etc.)
East House (group tickets to sporting events, concerts, plays)
Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. (tickets for sporting events, bowling, movies, plays, etc.)
Friendship Children's Center, Inc. (tickets to community events)
Give-A-Lift c/o Lifespan (tickets to area performances)
The Hickok Center for Brain Injury, Inc. (tickets & passes to museums, arts performances, sports events, movies, etc.)
Jefferson Avenue Childhood Development Center (tickets to events)
LDA Life and Learning Services (bus tokens, tickets to sporting events, movie passes, tickets to theater)
Lifetime Assistance, Inc. (tickets to area events)
Mercy Community Services - Residential Services (movie passes, bus passes)
Notre Dame Learning Center, Inc. (10-ride bus passes)
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center (tickets to local events)
Pearl Ministries, Inc. (bus passes)
Recovery Houses of Rochester (bus passes)
RSVP of Livingston County – A Program of Lifespan (tickets to area performances, events, concerts, sporting events) 
RSVP of Monroe County at Lifespan (tickets to area performances, events, concerts, sporting events)
Sisters of Mercy of the Americas - NyPPaW - Andrews Center (bus passes)
Strong Behavioral Health (10-ride bus passes)
Sweden Senior Center (tickets for events, special passes for seniors)
Threshold at The Community Place (bus passes, admission passes to events/places)
VA Medical Center (tickets to baseball games, movies)
YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County (tickets to athletic events, circus, concerts, etc.)

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Tools
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (small tools)
Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse Historical Society  (belt sander, 6-foot fiberglass stepladder, power washer, drill press, electric heat gun, palm sander, electric power washer, corded electric saws - see listing)
Genesee Center for the Arts & Education (power tools, pottery tools)
Genesee Country Nature Center (outdoor tools: see listing)
Lifetime Assistance, Inc. (electrical tools)
Rochester Greenovation (tools)
The Salvation Army - Rochester Area Services (power tools, blowers, edgers, etc.)
Wild Wings, Inc. (garden tools)

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Toys and Games (incl. Puzzles, Video Games)
(Also see Computer Software, Computer Games)

Alternatives for Battered Women (new toys)
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Rochester (card games, Play-Doh)
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (toys & games, handheld games, male dolls)
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc. (new or gently-used Wii game games)
Carlson MetroCenter YMCA
Catholic Charities (CCCS) Developmental Disabilities Department (toys for Christmas presents)
Catholic Family Center (CFC) Hannick Hall (board games, coloring books & crayons
CDS Monarch, Inc. (yard games: volleyball, croquet)
Charles Settlement House, Inc. (toys, games)
Child Life Program, Rochester General Hospital (new toys, no-spill bubbles, playing cards)
Children Awaiting Parents, Inc. (motorized remote-control cars)
Children's Institute (blocks, Legos, Lincoln Logs blocks, Bristle Blocks, nesting objects, puppets, kitchen center, wooden doll house, doll families, sand tray/ table, dress-up: police, fireman, nurse/doctor, etc.), claw toys for pulling/grabbing objects)
Cobblestone School (games)
Community Child Care Center (children's puzzles & games)
CompassionNet-Lifetime Care (bubbles, magic wands, light-up spinners, Play-Doh, Model Magic, stickers)
Compeer of Livingston County (board and card games)
Compeer Rochester, Inc. (new toys or books for youth 4 to 18)
CP Rochester (sensory toys, tactile items for sensory tables)
Craft Bits & Pieces (dolls and stuffed animals: clean)
CURE Childhood Cancer Association (new toys for newborn through late teens, toy doctor kits, Uno card games, Lego kits, stickers, temporary tattoos)
Early Childhood Education Quality Council (toys)
East House (Wii and Wii games, new board games)
ElderONE (playing cards)
Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. (board games for adults, handheld games, DVD/Wii games)
Family Service Communities (jigsaw puzzles)
First Community Interfaith Institute, Inc. (crayons)
Focus Pregnancy Help Center (children's toys, stuffed animals)
Friendship Children's Center, Inc. (balls; toys for children ages 12 months to 12 years; large motor toys, Play-Doh)
Global Family Outreach Ministry (new toys)
Henrietta Public Library (Legos, board games, PS2 games, Wii games)
Heritage Christian Services (toys and medical supplies to be put in small sewing bags)
The Hickok Center for Brain Injury, Inc. (Wii games)
Hope Hall (outdoor games, Bey Blades, Legos, puzzles, new stuffed animals)
Lakeside Beikirch Care Center (large helium balloons with ribbon & weights)
Monroe Correctional Facility (jigsaw puzzles, Scrabble, checkers, chess, playing cards)
New York Museum of Transportation (model fire trucks)
Notre Dame Learning Center, Inc. (flashcards, math games, reading/phonics games)
Offsprings Charities (children's toys: all ages, educational and learning games)
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center (puppets, soft blocks, board books, multicultural dolls, peg puzzles for ages 2 to 3 years)
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center (board games)
Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York (new crayons & coloring books)
Providence Housing Development Corporation (puzzles & games)
Rochester Family Mission (toys for children at Christmas)
Rochester Hearing and Speech Center (toys for toddlers and preschool, Fisher-Price or similar; puzzles & games for preschool)
St. Kateri School (Legos)
Society for the Protection and Care of Children (new board games, new cloth & board books)
Strong Behavioral Health (board games, card games, inexpensive toys & games for rewards, stress balls, Wii and Wii games, puzzles: crossword, word search, jigsaw, etc.-- see listing)
Sweden Senior Center  (new large-print Pinochle cards)
Threshold at The Community Place (Bead Maze toy, coloring and activity books, crayons, board games, checkers, chess, Life, Monopoly, etc.)
Twelve Corners Day Care Center (toys for children ages 3 months through 12 years, board games, riding toys)
UR Medicine's Golisano Children's Hospital (matchbox or Hotwheels cars, playing cards, Uno cards, crayons, coloring pencils, Play-Doh, Play Pack Grab and Go sets, party bubbles)
Writers & Books (Magnetic Poetry kit & board; word board games: Scrabble, Boggle, etc.)
YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County (new children's toys, games, coloring books, crayons)

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TVs
East House (flat-screen digital TVs)
EquiCenter, Inc. . (TV/DVD combo)
Gates Recreation & Parks Dept. (40-inch or larger flat-screen TV)

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Vans, Vehicles, Auto Supplies
American Red Cross, NY-Penn Blood Region (tire gauges, auto organizers)
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc. (vehicle/van, donated maintenance services)
The Community Place – Aging Services (vehicle in good condition: minivan, van, 4-passenger car)
EquiCenter, Inc. (2- or 4-horse Gooseneck trailer)
Genesee Land Trust, Inc. (pickup truck)
H.O.R.S.E. Rescue & Sanctuary, Inc. (1/2-ton or 3/4-ton 4x4 pickup truck)
Out of the Darkness, Inc. (12-passenger van)
Recovery Houses of Rochester (15-passenger van)
Rochester Greenovation (vehicles)
Second Chance Bird Rescue, Inc. (working van)
Somali Community in Western New York (12-15 passenger van)
Somali Community Outreach & Education Center, Inc. (12-15 passenger van)
Successful Pathways of YFC (minivan or passenger van)
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc. (10-12 passenger van)

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