In-kind donations allow Vogel Alcove to provide items like clothing, shoes, diapers and other essentials at no cost to homeless families. We accept donations Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 1738 Gano St. in Dallas (directions).
Please see below for a list of needed items. To schedule a time to drop-off your items, contact Brian Millage at (214) 368-8686.
Children’s Clothing (boys and girls sizes 2t-6t)
New children’s socks and underwear (2t-6t)
New/Gently used coats, rain jackets, ponchos (Size 2T-6T, boys and girls)
New Children’s toys (http://www.naeyc.org/ecp/resources/goodtoys)
Children’s dress up clothes
Biodegradable baby wipes
Size 3-6 diapers
Infant care items – unscented/sensitive baby wipes, lotion, ointment, bibs, pacifiers, wash cloths
New underwear and socks
Clothing for infants, toddlers, preschoolers and school age
GARDEN PROJECT NEEDS
Children’s gardening tools
Knee boards <id=”bye”>
ITEMS FOR BYE-BYE BAGS
(Bye-Bye Bags are snack sacks for the children to take when they leave Vogel Alcove for the day).
Cheese crackers (no peanut butter please)
Individual-size boxes of cereal
Cans of Vienna Sausages
Tuna or Chicken salad kits (with crackers)
Any kind of protein source (except nuts) with a pull-tab top
Fruit cup (please include spoon)
Applesauce cup or squeeze packet
Dried fruit snacks
ITEMS WE ARE NOT ABLE TO ACCEPT
Although we do accept most donations, there are a few items we cannot accept due to health and safety reasons. These items include: used toys and games, stuffed animals, adult clothing and baby food or formula. Please consider donating these items to one of our affiliates, such as the Dallas Life Foundation or Family Gateway. Thank you for understanding!