What We Need

If you are interested in donating, please consider purchasing:  gas gift cards, phone gift cards (to renew prepaid phones) and non-perishable food.  Additional needed items are listed below. If you can make a monetary donation at this time, please click the orange donate button above to provide much-needed flexible funding to help us address the increased need of young people in our region for emergency assistance. You may drop off new or suitable gently used donations at our Southside location at 5686B Agua Fria St. or our Midtown location at 1570 Pacheco Street Unit B6 in the Plaza de Comercio office park between 9:00 am – 4:00 pm or you can always order online and have the items shipped to the same addresses. You may contact Martha Haysmer, administrative assistant, at 505.983.0586 for more information. Thank you for your support!

WISH LIST

  • Hygiene products – tampons and pads (all sizes)
  • Gift cards (gas, grocery stores, Walmart, Target)
  • Visa, Mastercard Cards
  • Planners, composition books
  • Nonperishable food (Chef Boyardee, Slim Jim, trail mix, peanut butter, water, pop-top ready to eat foods, energy bars, juice boxes, granola bars)
  • New household items—lamps, kitchen stools, coffee tables, desks

BABY NEEDS FOR PREGNANT AND PARENTING YOUTH INITIATIVE

  • Diapers
  • Baby wipes
  • Baby formula
  • New bottles 
  • New car seats

TRANSITIONAL LIVING AND RAPID REHOUSING PROGRAM

  • New Kitchenware—Silverware, microwaves, coffee makers, toasters, and vacuums
  • Cleaning Supplies (liquid soap, dish and laundry detergent)
  • Mops, brooms, and trash bags
  • Toilet paper, paper towels
  • New towels

YOUTH EMERGENCY SHELTER

  • New Hoodies
  • New Brushes and Combs
  • MP3 Players
  • New T-shirts
  • New underwear
  • New Male and Female belts
  • New baseball caps

STREET OUTREACH PROGRAM

  • New Tents, new backpacks
  • New Sleeping bags 
  • New Socks, new underwear, bras 
  • Granola bars, energy bars, fruit snacks, Slim Jims, Ramen
  • Bottled water
  • Pop-top ready to eat foods (Chef Boyardee, hearty soups,
  • and tuna)

WE ARE COLLECTING SCHOOL SUPPLIES FOR OUR CLIENTS

  • Backpacks for youth and teenagers
  • Spiral Notebooks
  • Wide-Ruled Composition Notebooks
  • Loose Leaf Paper
  • 3 Ring Binders
  • Pocket Folders
  • Pens, Pencils, Highlighters, Dry Erase Markers
  • Colored Pencils
  • Tab Dividers
  • Resting/Napping Mats

We CANNOT Accept:

  • Knives or weapons

If you would prefer to make a monetary donation, please click

DONATE at the top of our website or you may mail a check to:

Youth Shelters & Family Services, P.O. Box 28279, Santa Fe, NM

87592-8279


Youth Shelters & Family Services, Inc. is a 501(c)3 organization.

Contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!