What’s an in-kind donation? Well, it’s STUFF! Food, Clothing, Household Goods, Blankets and much more.

Thanks to the community, The Action Center distributed $5 million worth of in-kind donations to our neighbors in need in 2014.

What we need the most right now

FOOD ITEMS: Canned Fruit, Canned Protein, Peanut Butter, Rice, Beans, Pasta, Pasta Sauce, Mac and Cheese

NON-FOOD ITEMS:  School Supplies: Spiral Notebooks, Markers (thin & wide tip), Scissors (sharp & blunt tip), Pocket Folders, Colored Pencils, Loose Leaf Paper, Backpacks, Scientific Calculators, Flash Drives, Glue Bottles

Make a donation at our drive-thru dock or click on the DONATE NOW button in the top right corner.

Items we need year-round

 Clothing  |  Household Items  | School Supplies  | New Toys  | Office Supplies | Shelter Items

Where to Drop Off

8755 W. 14th Avenue, Lakewood. The drive-thru dock is located on the east side of The Action Center and is open for donations:

  • Monday-Friday: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
  • Saturdays: 9:00 am to Noon
  • Sundays: Closed


Ways to help us put your donation to good use faster – Items we can NOT accept