Host a
Donation Drive

Donation drives led by individuals, corporate and community groups, and youth organizations, can help DePelchin provide children and families with the items they need most. From essentials like clothes, diapers, and school supplies to gifts for birthdays and holidays, the items collected relieve financial strain on our families and put smiles on the faces of our kids.

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Option 1:
Collect and Deliver our
Most Needed Items

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Gift Cards
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Clothes & Shoes
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Diapers & Wipes
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Board Games & Puzzles
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Arts & Crafts Supplies
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Sensory Toys & Weighted Blankets
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Bikes and Sporting Equipment

Please Note: DePelchin only accepts donations of new items.

Option 2:
Build Baskets for Families

Another option for supporters hosting a donation drive is to collect items within a theme, and assemble them into a basket(s) that will go directly to our families. These baskets help families feel celebrated and supported, and can be used to mark special occasions. A few examples include baskets for birthdays, family fun nights, holiday-themed baskets for Valentine’s Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, and more.

Donation Drop-off Instructions

All donations must be delivered to DePelchin’s Donation Station, located at:

200 Sandman St.
Houston, Texas 77007

If you have any questions about hosting a donation drive or are ready to schedule a drop-off time, please contact:

Norma Noonan
Volunteer and Community Engagement Mgr.

Donation Acceptance Policy

Please note that DePelchin is only able to accept new items, and is unable to accept any of the following items:

Any donations that are dropped off that do not meet our criteria or have been on or shelves for an extended period of time will be donated to another organization or used to raise money for DePelchin Children’s Center.