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.
Kids Gainesville: Donations Drives - Fun 4 Gator Kids
11/26-12/14 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 26-December 14
23720 NW 187th Ave, High Springs, FL
12/15 Cards for the Community

On Saturday, December 15th, join Emmanuel Mennonite Church in spreading joy to the members of our community most in need. Children, and parents or car ...

December 15
Hours: 11:30am-1:30pm
1236 NW 18th Ave, Gainesville, FL
2nd and Charles Book and Toy Drive

Our store is very happy to be partnering with the Child Advocacy Center here in Gainesville. The center provides forensic interviews, case management, ...

2601 NW 13th Street, Gainesville, FL
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
Beau's Blankets

Beau came into the bright big world on December 30th, 2017. He just couldn't wait to meet his family so he came early. Unfortunately this means he is ...

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. We ser ...

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 Hunger Backpack Program

The Weekend Hunger Backpack Program was designed to supplement meals for children, who depend on their school for breakfast and lunch, during the scho ...

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, FL, 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

Bring your reusable bags to make change in your community. Every time you bring a reusable bag to our store, you will receive a wooden dime for eac ...

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. Welcome ...

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.

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