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Organization: Northwest Family YMCA

Type : Food

Going shopping this week? Why not pick up a few items to support children in our community? The Northwest Family YMCA is packing hundreds of meal bags each week. Since the beginning of March we have delivered over 33,000 lunches to kids in 7 different locations. Drop off items any time at the Northwest Family YMCA.

Organization: Cobb County Public Schools Educational Foundation, Inc

Location: Marietta

Type : Household goods

The Cobb County Schools Social Workers are looking to fill the need for a mom and her son. If you have any of the items listed above that you would like to donate, please email Ana Murphy at to discuss your donation.

Organization: Kennesaw State University CARE Services

Location: Kennesaw 30144

Type : Gift card

KSU Cares is in need of gift cards from grocery stores, gas stations and pharmacies so homeless college students can purchase items of need.

Organization: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Georgia

Location: Marietta

Type : Games

As our individuals adhere to social distancing guidelines, while spending more time indoors, our team members have been brainstorming on fun and educational ways to engage our individuals. With their help, we’ve developed “wish lists” through Amazon that include: toys, games, arts and crafts supplies, educational activities, and more. • If you choose to purchase on Amazon, items will be shipped directly to our center. • Please make sure to select a gift receipt to be sent with the

Organization: McKenna Farms Therapy Services

Type : Other

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for our staff and therapists including masks, gloves, and scrubs. As we look for ways to re-open our doors in the coming weeks, we want to take all possible precautions as healthcare providers to maintain a safe environment.

Organization: Make Masks 2020

Type : Medical

If you are: •A hospital or medical facility •An organization serving vulnerable populations such as nursing home, shelter, or soup kitchen •An essential business or service such as a daycare, veterinarian, grocer, farm, or first responder Your order will be matched to makers within your region, the ability to accept shipped donations is ideal •Makers will send their masks as they complete batches of at least 10, you will get multiple packages until your order is filled. •Based on the

Organization: Due West United Methodist Church - Dementia Ministry

Location: Marietta 30064

Type : Food

Due West is officially partnering with MUST Ministries and other local businesses and churches to collect very specific items. Please review the list below - ONLY these item are being collected, Bins are located outside the front doors of both buildings A and C. List of needed items: Beef Stew, Canned Pasta, Mixed Canned Veggies, Canned Carrots, Canned Meats, Canned Fruit, Chunky Soup, Canned Potatoes, Condensed Soup, Canned Beans, Tomato Products, Canned Corn, Spaghetti, Ramen Noodles, Bag of P

Posted On: 04-08-2020

Organization: First Christian Church of Mableton

Location: Mableton

Type : Medical

We need masks for our volunteers serving meals.

Posted On: 04-08-2020

Organization: Reflections of Trinity, Inc.

Location: Powder Springs

Type : Office supplies

We are in need of plastic shopping bags.

Organization: Serenade Heights

Type : Gift card

Specifically for this time, our moms have been well, but as this goes on there will be a great need for gift cards for gas and groceries. Wal-Mart, Target, Kroger, Publix. If you want to donate one of these you can either drop off in the mail slot in the door at our office at 216 Creekstone Ridge in Woodstock. Please put in an envelope and write Serenade Heights on it. Or you can mail to our secure P.O. Box (12195 Hwy. 92 Ste 114-146 Woodstock, GA 30188). If you have specific items that you woul

Organization: Cumberland Community Church dba The Collective at Cumberland

Type : Food

Please drop off donations on Tuesdays from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm at Cumberland Church.

Organization: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Georgia

Location: Kennesaw 30152

Type : Other

We are imploring our supporters – and those in the community – to assist by volunteering their time and talent, and by making connections with others who can help. We are currently in need of: • Homemade face masks • Other protective gear such as latex gloves, goggles, hand sanitizer and face shields. We are in urgent need of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to help keep its front-line staff, and the individuals it serves, healthy and safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you can

Posted On: 04-06-2020

Organization: Piedmont Church

Location: Marietta 30060

Type : Food

Food Items needed: Pasta, Cereal, Peanut Butter, Jelly, Rice, Canned Veggies, Canned Meat, Oatmeal, Spaghetti Sauce, Applesauce, Crackers, Raisins, Ravioli, Soup, Water, Snack bars, Chips

Organization: The Center for Children and Young Adults, Inc.

Location: Marietta 30008

Type : Household goods

We need hand soap, Clorox wipes, multi-purpose cleaner, dish soap, air fresheners, bottled water, Pop Tarts, Little Debbie Snacks, Individual chip packets, Hot Fries, Takis, Laundry Baskets, Dove Body Wash, Twin size female comforters, Twin size mattress protectors, Nivea Body Lotion, Wash clothes, Paper towels, and Toilet paper for the 41 children who live in our center. Please contact 770-333-9447 for drop off instructions. CCYA's mission is to provide safe and suitable housing, youth develop

Posted On: 04-03-2020

Organization: Cobb County Community Services Board

Type : Food

Mothers Making A Change program needs diapers of all sizes and formula.