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 Yams, Canned Protein, Corn Bread, Peanut Butter, Canned Fruit/Vegetables, Beans, Stuffing, Instant Potatoes, Cereal, Pasta, Mac and Cheese

NON-FOOD ITEMS:  Remote Controlled Cars, Dolls/Action Figures, Footballs/Soccer Balls/Baseballs, Scooters/Skateboards, “Frozen” and “Star Wars” Toys, “Minion” Toys, Makeup/Nail Polish Kits, Arts and Crafts Kits, Stuffed Animals, Infant/Toddler Toys, Bikes/Helmets, Winter Jackets, Gloves, Scarves, Hats, Sleeping Bags, Blankets, Sturdy Boots, New Socks/Underwear

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

 Winter Clothing  | New Toys | Household Items  | School Supplies  |   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