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Always accepting donations!

We are currently looking for:

  • New or beautiful like-new children's books (chapter, picture, nonfiction and board books)

  • Casual seasonal clothing: short and long sleeve shirts, sweaters, pants, jackets and coats; especially looking for children's clothing, sizes from baby up through teenage clothing

  • Like-new pots and pans, coffee pots, toasters, microwaves, etc.

  • Dish sets (everyday dishes, no china)

  • Linens, blankets, comforters (all sizes) Please label if you know size.

  • Nonperishable food for the OpenWorld Relief Food Pantry in front of our facility 

  • Personal Care Items: shampoo, soap, deodorant, toothpaste and toothbrushes 

Donations can be dropped off Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 9-2 pm by appointment.


To donate goods, please:

  • Call 518-599-5157 to make an appointment.

  • Limit your donations to 4-6 bags per appointment. This allows us to process the donations safely.


  • Leave your bags on the cart outside the front door​. We will remain inside throughout the appointment to allow contact free drop off.

  • Email if you require a receipt for your taxes. Grassroot Givers is a registered 501(c)3, so both monetary donations and donations of in-kind goods are tax deductible. We will happily provide you with a detailed itemized receipt. For tax purposes you will need to fill in the value of your donations. 

We are very grateful to our donors, who have continued to support our work through this ever-changing pandemic.   

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