Donate to Things of My Very Own

Help a Child in Need Today.

Please help a child in crisis to stay with their non-abusive family member and out of the foster care system.

Your Generosity Helps So Much

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Donation Total: $85 One Time

Please consider a recurring monthly donation. Just check the “Make this Donation Monthly” box above.

When you click on the “Donate Now” button you will be taken to PayPal to complete a secure online transaction.

If you would prefer to make a payment via check, please make it payable to “Things of My Very Own, Inc.”. Mail the check to us at Things of My Very Own, Inc., 249 Green Street, Schenectady, NY 12305. Thank you!

Give a Gift of Love

Please help a child in crisis to stay with their non-abusive family member and out of the foster care system.

Your Generosity Helps So Much

$
Personal Info

Billing Details

Donation Total: $85 One Time

Please consider a recurring monthly donation. Just check the “Make this Donation Monthly” box above.

When you click on the “Donate Now” button you will be taken to PayPal to complete a secure online transaction.

If you would prefer to make a payment via check, please make it payable to “Things of My Very Own, Inc.”. Mail the check to us at Things of My Very Own, Inc., 249 Green Street, Schenectady, NY 12305. Thank you!

Donate Goods & Items

Urgent Needs

  • donation-boxCoats
  • Twin & full-size comforters and sheets
  • Men’s and women’s deodorant
  • Girls and woman’s undergarments (all sizes-must be new)
  • Shampoo
  • Conditioner
  • Lotion
  • Baby wash
  • Baby shampoo
  • Feminine hygiene products-pads
  • School snacks
  • Juice boxes
  • Volunteers to help sort and distribute incoming donations
  • Force Flex garbage bags & contractors bags (for packing aid)

*** Clothing and Bedding in New or Gently Used Condition Please.

Always Needed

  • Seasonal Appropriate Clothing
  • Pajamas
  • Diapers and Wipes
  • Hygiene Products
  • Shampoo, Body Wash, etc.
  • Toilet Paper
  • Baby Formula
  • Household Cleaning Products
If you’d like to donate your time, please visit our volunteer page.

Administrative Needs

  • Postage Stamps
  • Gas Cards
  • Copy/Printer Paper
  • HP 950 and 951 Officejet Ink Cartridges

Donations may be dropped off:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Other drop off hours available by appointment only!

249 Green St., Schenectady, NY 12305 | Map & Directions

Below are shoes we helped a child to leave behind. Your donation today can help the next child.

All contributions to Things of My Very Own, Inc. are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.