More than 450 young people will spend the holidays with Larkin Street – staying in our emergency shelters, transitional living programs or accessing our drop-in centers.

 

Help make this season special by donating an item from the list below!

 

 

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Now you don’t even have to leave home to make our young people’s holidays happy. Shop our wish list on Amazon and your gift will be sent straight to our door!

 

GIFTS:

  • MP3 players
  • Headphones
  • Backpacks
  • Muni/BART passes
  • 2018 day planners/journals
  • Makeup kits/shaving sets
  • Home electronics/digital cameras
  • Sporting goods
  • School and art supplies
  • Camping gear (tarps, sleeping bags, etc.)

CLOTHING:

  • New socks (preferably black)
  • New underwear
  • New sports bras

HOUSEHOLD ITEMS:

  • Plates/bowls/cups/utensils
  • Pots/pans
  • Linens/bedding/blankets
  • Alarm clocks
  • Small appliances
  • Flashlights

PERSONAL CARE ITEMS:

  • Towels
  • Hair dryers/straighteners
  • Brushes/combs
  • Perfume/cologne
  • First-aid kits

GIFT CARDS (please mail or drop off gift cards separately from other items)

  • Movie/Events
  • Tickets (Sports, Music)
  • Clothing (Ross, Gap, Payless, Urban Outfitters, Macy’s, Old Navy)
  • Groceries (Safeway, Peet’s Coffee & Tea, Pizza, Subway)
  • Music/Entertainment (Best Buy, REI, Sports Basement, Target)
  • Personal Care/Household (Walgreens, Rite-Aid, Ikea, Big Lots)

 

Please bring or ship new, unwrapped gifts by Fri., Dec. 8, 2017 to:

Larkin Street Youth Services
Attn: Clare Armbruster
134 Golden Gate Ave.
San Francisco, Calif., 94102

Donations are accepted from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday

For questions or to make special gift drop-off arrangements, please contact: (415) 673-0911 x221 or volunteer@larkinstreetyouth.org