This holiday season, these nonprofit organizations have items they hope the public will donate.
â€¢ West Broad Street YMCA, 1110 May St.
What: Miracle on May Street
Items: Holiday presents such as puzzles, dolls, legos, art supplies and books.
Contact: 912-233-1951, firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline: Dec. 8
â€¢ Union Mission, 107 Fahm St.
What: Secret Santa Program
Items: Toys for different ages and genders
Contact: Get a wish list at 912-236-7423 or email@example.com
Deadline: Dec. 8
â€¢ Salvation Army, 3000 Bee Road
What: Angel Tree Program
Items: Toys/clothing (all new and unwrapped)
How: Request an angel at firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline: Dec. 14
Caretta Research Project
Savannah Science Museum
P.O. Box 9841, Savannah, GA 31412
Contact: 912-704-9323 or email@example.com
â€¢ Scanner (i.e. Fujitsu ScanSnap S1300i Mobile Document Scanner) to digitize 45 years of sea turtle data.
â€¢ Basic black laser printer (i.e. Brother HL-L2340DW) for the office.
â€¢ GoPro Hero 5 or 6 (waterproof) for high-quality pictures and film clips for presentations, website and social media.
P.O. Box 1191, Savannah, GA 31402
â€¢ In-kind office space
â€¢ In-kind marketing to help with fundraising
â€¢ 10 wireless capable laptops for AWWIN mobile professional development classes
Relentless Grace Inc.
P.O. Box 31094, Savannah, GA 31410-8194
Contact: 912-665-0092, firstname.lastname@example.org
â€¢ Help fill 350 to 400 Christmas stockings with nonperishable food or gift certificates, hygiene items, etc.
â€¢ Furnish a Christmas meal for 350 to 400 at Forsyth Park on Dec. 24
â€¢ Monetary donations for weekly meals, other needs for homeless
Wilmington Island Farmers' Market
P.O. Box 30482, Savannah, GA 31410
WIFM will host its first evening Christmas market from 4-8 p.m. Dec. 16.
â€¢ Funding ($1,500) to string lights for patrons' safety during evening Christmas market
â€¢ Two or three quiet generators
â€¢ Two heavy-duty extension cords
Social Apostolate of Savannah
502 E. Liberty St.
P.O. Box 8703, Savannah, GA 31412
Contact: 912-233-1877, ext. 104
â€¢ Diapers, sizes 4-5
â€¢ Jars of jelly or jam, 12 ounces or smaller
S.T.E.P.S. Inc. (STEPS Summer Camp)
P.O. Box 16675, Savannah, GA 31416
Contact: 912-236-7013, email@example.com
Online: Facebook, STEPS Savannah
â€¢ Grocery store/Walmart/Target gift cards to purchase craft supplies, snacks and drinks in summer
â€¢ Diaper changing supplies (powder-free, non-latex gloves; baby and adult-size wipes; paper to cover changing tables; paper towels; hand sanitizer)
â€¢ Office and storage space (wheelchair accessible) to share with two or three other nonprofits
The Matthew Reardon Center for Autism Inc.
6602 Abercorn St.
P.O. Box 14669, Savannah, GA 31416
Contact: 912-355-9098, firstname.lastname@example.org
â€¢ Teacher's iPad Pro for real-time student data collection ($799)
â€¢ 16-inch instructor Scooter Boards for students in physical therapy (two at $106.04 each)
â€¢ Compact four-drawer vertical fireproof file to store student records (22-inch D, Fire King brand, $1,039)
America's Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia
2501 E. President St.
â€¢ Canned tuna
â€¢ Peanut butter
â€¢ Canned ham
National Alliance on Mental Illness-Savannah
224 Stephenson Ave., Suite B
Contact: 912-353-7143, email@example.com
â€¢ Six conference/training tables, 18 inches wide x 72 inches long x 30 inches high
â€¢ 30 plastic stackable chairs to go with tables
â€¢ Flat-screen television, 37-42 inches, with moving cart and DVD player for training
Economic Opportunity for Savannah-Chatham County Area
618 W. Anderson St.
Contact: 912-238-2960, ext. 102
â€¢ Smart television for digital signage to display information in lobby regarding security, child safety and services
â€¢ Digital sign in front of the building to alert public about services
â€¢ Raised beds for community garden, which feeds about 20 families each season
Ossabaw Island Foundation
305 Fahm St.
â€¢ 22 egg crate mattress toppers for club house bunk beds ($500)
â€¢ 40-gallon propane hot water heater for shower house ($550)
â€¢ Heavy-duty Stihl chainsaw for road clearing ($650)
Coastal Empire Habitat for Humanity
P.O. Box 13211, Savannah, GA 31416-0211
â€¢ First aid kit supplies and/or eight first aid kits for construction sites, ReStore and office
â€¢ Three commercial-grade string trimmers to maintain safe worksites and lots in land inventory
â€¢ New ANSI-rated safety glasses and work gloves
Maritime Bethel at Savannah
P.O. Box 884, Rincon, GA 31326
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or 912-441-4640
â€¢ A spiritual or uplifting Christmas gift or card to be given to seafarers who will be far from family this holiday season.
â€¢ Volunteers to wrap and bag hundreds of Christmas gifts, which will be given to these seafarers. Meet to wrap gifts at 6 p.m. Dec. 14 at Garden City United Methodist Church, 62 Varnedoe Ave.
Senior Citizens Inc.
3025 Bull St.
â€¢ Sponsor a hot home-delivered meal for a senior for $6 each or $30 for a week
â€¢ Donate single-serve, pop-top or easy open non-perishable food for seniors in need
â€¢ Be a senior's Santa to fulfill their holiday wishes. To adopt a senior, call SCI.
Midtown Miracle Community Garden
Affiliate of Savannah Urban Garden Alliance
Corner of 64th and Abercorn streets
â€¢ Herbs and vegetable plants
â€¢ 200 feet of treated lumber (2-inch x 10-inch or 2-inch x 8-inch) to repair raised bed garden boxes
â€¢ 100 man-hours of volunteer labor to finish irrigation project and construct planter boxes
Coastal Jail Ministries of Georgia
P.O. Box 14521, Savannah, GA 31416
Contact: 912-652-7755 or 912-480-5068
â€¢ Weekly bus passes
The Creative Coast
2222 Bull St.
Contact: email@example.com, 347-563-2526
â€¢ Office furniture, supplies
The Indigos Inc.
7022 Key St.
â€¢ Copier/printer/fax machine
â€¢ Two or three laptops
â€¢ Vinyl cutter plotter
Reed House Inc.
1144 Cornell Ave.
â€¢ 7-foot artificial lighted Christmas tree with white LED lights
â€¢ 60-cup coffee brewer
â€¢ Three-compartment laundry hamper on wheels
American Traditions Vocal Competition
P.O. Box 10422, Savannah, GA 31412
â€¢ Support for education to bring artists into local schools
â€¢ Support for general fund to continue to produce events
â€¢ Parents and caregivers to bring students to the competition from Feb. 19-23
Historic Savannah Foundation
321 E. York St.
â€¢ A van
â€¢ Portable wifi hotspot
â€¢ Large, dependable cooler with wheels
Two Hundred Club of the Coastal Empire
P.O. Box 1922, Savannah, GA 31402
Contact: 912-721-4418, firstname.lastname@example.org
Mediation Center of the Coastal Empire
5105 Paulsen St.
â€¢ Commercial coffee maker
â€¢ Area rug for lobby
â€¢ Leather executive chairs
Savannah Children's Choir
3025 Bull St.
Contact: 912-228-4758, email@example.com
â€¢ Funds for tuition scholarships
â€¢ Funds for chaperones who travel with choirs
â€¢ Funds to purchase music and iPads
P.O. Box 16206, Savannah, GA 31416
â€¢ 4-wheel drive truck with a towing hitch and lid cover
â€¢ 10-foot x 10-foot tent for outdoor events
â€¢ Egg incubators for bacterial monitoring kits that allow local students to learn how to test water quality
4611 Atlantic Ave.
Contact: 912-401-3094, firstname.lastname@example.org
â€¢ Financial support
One Love Animal Rescue
118 Candleberry Lane
â€¢ Cat litter
â€¢ Kitten soft and hard food
â€¢ Puppy food
Tabby Tales Rescue
Donations can be dropped at Victory Drive PetSmart on Saturdays during pet adoption events.
â€¢ Unscented clumping litter
â€¢ Canned kitten food
â€¢ Dry kitten food
P.O. Box 16730, Savannah, GA 31416
Contact: 912 598-7729
â€¢ Pet food: Iams Healthy Natural Dog Food and Purina One Cat Food
â€¢ Dog biscuits for small dogs
â€¢ Crate mats or blankets for 24-inch or 30-inch crates
Georgia Animal Rescue & Defence Inc.
100 Dichroic Dragon Drive, Pembroke, GA 31321
â€¢ Disposable gloves
â€¢ Large trash can liners
â€¢ Cleaning products
Humane Society for Greater Savannah
7215 Sallie Mood Drive
â€¢ Large new Kongs to keep dogs busy and entertained
â€¢ Peanut butter to put into Kongs
â€¢ New leashes, collars of all sizes
GRRR (Georgia Rescue Rehabilitation & Relocation)
6609 LaRoche Ave.
â€¢ Harnesses, size small, medium and extra small
â€¢ Pedigree dry dog food (any small breed type)
â€¢ Toys for small dogs (without stuffing)