We are so grateful that you are interested in donating goods and provisions to our residents. Here is a meaningful way for you to donate items directly to our door, to help equip our children and families with the basic needs to start a new life in recovery!
Amazon Charity List of Our Basic Needs
Thank you for your generosity. Due to extremely limited space and our desire to efficiently distribute all that we receive, we accept donations by appointment. Please contact us before you come…
Marcia Chaney firstname.lastname@example.org
These items can be for both children and/or adults.
- Back packs
- Coloring Books
- Construction paper
- Craft Kits
Babies – newborn to 18 months
- Baby bath towels
- Baby bottles – plastic with tops and nipples – 9 oz or 4-5 oz
- Bottle brushes
- Baby wipes
- Booster seats
- Diaper bags
- Formula – Similac Pro Sensitive, Similac Pro Total, Similac Advance,
- Jersey baby beanies
- Pack and Plays (new only)
- Sleep Sacks
- Strollers with detachable car seats (new only)
- Walking shoes – age 1 to 3
We are usually operating at full capacity and we have anywhere between 140-180 clients living on campus. The below items are needed on a regular basis:
- Bath Mats
- Pillows (all new)
- Shower curtains, hooks and liners
- Twin sheet sets
- Washcloths, hand towels and bath towels
At this time, due to limited storage space, we are not taking gently used clothing donations. Thank you for supporting Santa Maria.
Our clients need toiletries and hygiene products every day when getting ready to start their day. Donations of the below products are always welcome.
Toiletries – Self Care Items
Medium size of all (no razors, Nair, products with alcohol like mouthwash or hand sanitizer – no travel size please).
- Body wash
- Black hair care products – gel, etc
- Brush and comb set
- Emery boards
- Menstrual pads/tampons
- Q tips -Small packages
- Sun screen
GATHER YOUR FRIENDS, FAMILY AND/OR CO-WORKERS FOR A DRIVE TO BENEFIT THE WOMEN AND CHILDREN OF SANTA MARIA.
Bed and Bath Drive — Twin size bedding sets, towels, wash clothes, shower curtains, and bath mats are needed on a regular basis..
Care Package / Toiletries Drive — A list of daily needs are: shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, body lotion, body wash, toothpaste, comb and brush sets, small packages of Qtips and black hair care products.
Casual Clothing Drive — New and gently-used clothing are needed for women, infants, toddlers and children in all sizes year round.
Shoe Drive — Comfortable, casual shoes for on-campus wear are greatly needed for women, babies, toddlers and children.
New Born Babies Drive — Formula, diapers, baby wipes, receiving blankets, bottles, sleep sacks, bibs, teething toys and infant clothing.
Holiday Drives for Moms and their children
- Mother’s Day
- Summer Fun
- Back to School
Items needed: toys (all ages), gift cards, toiletries, soap, body lotion, hair care items, make-up sets (no aerosols and no products containing alcohol), shawls, hats, picture frames (no glass), notebooks, jewelry items (no pins), colored markers, glitter glue, card stock materials, construction paper.
Interested? Please contact us to learn more details and get your group going!
Contact Marcia Chaney by email.