We respectfully request only items appearing on this list be brought to the shelter. Items we cannot use creates unnecessary waste costs each year.
Our programs rely on the contributions of food, and personal care items from our generous community. Your gifts help beneficiaries regain and maintain dignity by providing them with basic necessities. Additionally, it allows SOS to focus its resources on serving those in need in other ways.
Donation Drop Off and Hours
14 Walworth Street
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Food and personal care items:
7 days a week, 7 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Clothing and housewares:
Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Fresh meat & poultry
Canned goods with pop tops (beef a roni, ravioli)
Individual snacks (grab and go, high protein)
Instant drink mix
Ketchup & mustard
Milk gift cards (Stewart’s)
Peanut butter & jelly
Prepared meal packages
Toothpaste & toothbrushes
Tylenol & ibuprofen
New or gently used backpacks
New or gently used shoes and boots
New socks & underwear (men & women)
New teeshirts (men & women)
Winter hats, mittens and boots
CDTA Bus Swipe Cards*
New or gently used blankets & sheets (Twin Sized)
New pillows, towels, & washcloths