Grassroot Givers is going to close, due to the inclement weather, on Monday, December 2nd.

We hope you enjoy a safe and restful snow day and look forward to seeing all of you on Tuesday, December 3rd.


Thank you to everyone who participated in our 13th annual Day of Simple Giving on November 16th. Over 2000 volunteers helped to collect, create and assemble $30,000 worth of donations, shared right here in the Capital District. Great job, everyone! 


                                   EXCITING NEWS!

Recently, we moved to 522 Washington Avenue, at the corner of Quail Street and Washington Ave. We are thrilled to be back in the heart of Albany! Our donations hours are Monday-Thursday 10am to 2pm or by appointment.  We are continuing to give to individuals, agencies, schools and families in need and are excited to welcome all of you to our new home!

                                     Thank you for your support!





We will be closing for the Thanksgiving Holiday on

Wednesday, November 27th at Noon – Reopening December 2, 2019


We will be closing for Christmas – New Year’s

Tuesday, December 24th - Reopening Thursday, January 2, 2020


Looking for Items?  At this time we are sharing donations directly with our partner agencies. 

Need Books?  Our Book Project is open to teachers, agencies, and literacy programs by appointment only. Please call us at 518 599 5157 for more information.


Any questions, please email us at

Your gifts empower Albany families in need

Facility Address

Mailing Address


Donation Guidelines

522 Washington Ave.

Albany, NY 12203

P.O. Box 84

Delmar NY 12054

(518) 599-5157


Grassroot Givers is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, supporting underserved communities in the Capital District. 
Our EIN is 80-0267317.

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