Donations Drives

This page lists local food drives, clothing drives, toy drives, book drives and other events collecting items for local families in need in the Gainesville, Florida area.
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11/01-12/17 Mattress Firm Foster Kids Toy Drive

Mattress Firm believes all children should experience the joy and excitement of the holidays. But for foster children who have been separated from fam ...

November 1-December 17
11/09-01/22 Burlington Coat Factory: Coat Donations

Donate a gently worn coat to help local families in need now through January 22, 2018, and receive 10% off your entire purchase.

2643 NW 13th Street, Gainesville, Florida, 32609
11/09-12/15 Operation Holiday Cheer - High Springs

The High Springs Police Department and Fire Department are now accepting donations of new unwrapped toys, pajammas, and books to be given to children ...

November 9-December 15
23720 NW 187th Ave, High Springs, FL
12/09-12/21 United for the Holidays

United Way of North Central Florida's "United for the Holidays" is a holiday toy campaign. We are working directly with our impact partners in collect ...

12/21 Christmas Jubilee Jam Concert Toy Drive

Fourth Annual Christmas Jubilee Jam Benefit Concert; December 21st, 7-9 PM at the Thomas Center. Admission is FREE, but we're asking adults to bring a ...

December 21
Hours: 7-9pm
$20 gift card donation requested
Historic Thomas Center 302 Northeast 6th Avenue, Gainesville, Florida, 32641
All Bottoms Covered Diaper Bank Donations

The ACPMHC has just announced the launch of a new initiative: A.B.C. All Bottoms Covered diaper bank. This is an initiative to address the correlatio ...

Basketball Cop Foundation- Donations

Non-profit organization that's dedicated to building Police/Youth relationships across the US. It wasn't long before basketballs and basketball hoo ...

Gainesville Police Department, 413 NW 8th Ave, Gainesville, FL, 32601
Books and Burgers

Books and Burgers is an Alachua County Sheriff's Office community outreach initiative aimed at increasing childhood literacy throughout the county. ...

2621 SE Hawthorne Rd, Gainesville, FL
Bread of the Mighty

The Food Bank was established in Gainesville in 1987, and has worked tirelessly to get food to the plates of the hungry and food insecure. During FY ...

325 NW 10th Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32601
Catholic Charities Feed a Family Program

Fill a box with food to feed a family of 3 or 4 for three days. This method of food collection has become very popular with the donors and the clients ...

1701 NE 9th Street Gainesville,, Gainesville, FL, 32609
Catholic Charities Weekend Backpack Program

The Weekend Backpack Program was designed to supplement meals for children, who depend on their school for breakfast and lunch. The program identifies ...

9:30am-12:30, 1-3pm
Hours: Mon-Thur
1701 NE 9th Street Gainesville,, Gainesville, FL, 32609
ESOL Closet at Gainesville High School

How can you help? 1) By Donating: Household items in clean, good working order: Furniture, appliances, electronics of every kind,bedding, kit ...

1900 NW 13th Street, Gainesville, FL, (352)281-0836
Family Promise of Gainesville

Through the collaborations of local faith communities, Family Promise of Gainesville provides homeless children and their families with compassionate ...

P.O. Box 5189, Gainesville, Florida, 32627
Food4Kids Weekend Backpack Program

19% of Alachua County's children are affected by poverty and may be living in food instable homes.   Food4Kids Backpack Program provides a backpack of ...

Friends of the Library

Family Volunteering and Book Donations: Our large building houses a great many books and welcomes volunteers of all ages. We accept donations year-ro ...

430-B North Main Street, Gainesville, FL, 32601
Future Music Makers Instrument Donations

Future Music Makers gladly accepts donations of used instruments! Our instruments travel with us to classrooms across Florida. Help us get more k ...

Gainesville Police Department- Children's Items

Do you have children's items or supplies that you want to donate? The Gainesville Police Department's Duval Initiative is looking for them! Bring your ...

545 NW 8th Ave,, Gainesville, Florida
Ignite Refuge Book Drive

Have any books laying around that you don't read anymore or you've finished? Let's join together and put them to good use! Ignite Refuge will be ho ...

404 NW 14th Ave, Gainesville, FL
Kids Count in Alachua County

The vision of Kids Count in Alachua County, Inc. is that all elementary children in the community who need extra support to succeed in school and life ...

Lucky's Market Bags for Change

BAGS FOR CHANGE Bring your reusable bags to shop our store and receive a wooden dime for every bag used. You can either take $.10 off your total, o ...

1459 NW 23rd Ave, Gainesville, Florida
Miracle on Main Street-Junior League of Gainesville

Miracle on Main Street is an event hosted by the Junior League of Gainesville. It takes place on the first Saturday of December, when we create a holi ...

November 1-November 30
Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10:00 am -6:30 pm
430 N Main St, Gainesville, FL, 32601
One Warm Coat

Crystal Air and Water collect coats year round for Boys and Girls Club of Alachua County. If you see our trucks around town you can also give your co ...

1611 NW 55th Place, Gainesville, FL
Pleasant Place

Pleasant Place has ongoing donation needs as often, new residents have little more than the clothes on their back upon entering Pleasant Place. Welcom ...

732 NW 4th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32601
St. Francis House Donations

As a non-profit organization with limited funds, St. Francis House depends on the generosity of the community to make a difference in the lives of the ...

413 S. Main Street, Gainesville, FL, 32601
St. Joseph's Outreach to Blessed Hope Foundation- Donations & Volunteer

Our support is directed to the food pantry, which is open the first and third Tuesday of the month. Volunteers are needed for two hours a month to ba ...

1st and 3rd Tuesdays
16921 West Newberry Road, Newberry,, Florida, 32669
Thrive Coats for Kids

We are collecting new and gently used jackets to distribute to children in need this winter. Boys and girls jackets of all sizes are needed.

Fridays
Hours: 6-8pm
3403 NW 13th Street, Gainesville, FL