How Can You Help?
Donations

DONATIONS - WHAT WE NEED NOW

GIFT CARDS and/or CASH DONATIONS

If you can help in any way please send checks (made out to Consider The Homeless) or gift cards directly to:
  CONSIDER THE HOMELESS
  PO Box #2771
  Berkeley, CA 94702     Attention: Barbara Brust

All cash donations will go towards gasoline, ingredients for soup and thrift shop purchases. The ingredients for every night’s portion is now up to over $70.00 a night. The cost of providing this service, twice a week, continues to grow. Aside from the food we serve and the supplies we hand out, we also cover the cost of paper cups, spoons, napkins, fruit, etc... and we now serve over 100 a night.


PAYPAL

You can also make donations via PayPal by clicking the button below (you do not need a PayPal account to use this service)

To make a donation without a PayPal account, click on button above. When you come to the PayPal page, about half way down, above this graphic …
PayPal graphic
… and look for "Don't have a PayPal account? Use … " Click on "Continue" and fill in your information.


OUR “WISH LIST” of supplies on Amazon.com

We have registered a “wish list” you can use to purchase some of the things we almost always need, or supplies we are very low on. Please tak a look and see if you can help us with an Amazon delivery
You can go to Amazon.com and search for:
CONSIDER THE HOMELESS
or  click here to be magically transported.

THANK YOU in advance for supporting our work.

El Diablo Blanco - Thank you Dorothy Day House of Berkeley
El Diablo Blanco
Thank you Dorothy Day House of Berkeley

SUPPLIES

If you have any spare quantities of the following items – mostly men – please send an email to Barbara@ConsiderTheHomeless.org and we will arrange for a pick-up or let you know how/where you can deliver. (Updated 11-22-16)

WHAT YOUR DONATION COULD BRING
$100 contribution   =   13  pairs of pants
 1  warm bulky 3X jacket
 2  pairs of long johns
 4  T shirts
 6  warm long sleeve shirts
 3 pairs of sweat pants
[These figures come from an actual purchase.]

Anything packed in zip lock bags with sizes written in marker on the outside is a FANTASTIC HELP!

Above is only a partial list of the type of supplies that we have distributed to date. If you think you have something we could use, just ask!

We are always grateful for the products we need to continue serving soup

  12oz paper cups for hot soup
  Plastic soup spoons
  Napkins or paper towels
  Bottled water
  Bags of hard candy
  Fresh fruit – Please only if you can get us enough to at least feed 50,
    we serve over 100 a night   (only Wed, Sat, or daytime Thurs and Sun.)
  Sandwich-sized zip-lock baggies
  Grocery gift cards
And, anything else you think we could use.

Please do not bring any soaps, toothpaste, or over-the-counter drugs. We have very limited space to store the supplies and have chosen to not distribute this type of personal product. Toothbrushes are ok.

WISH LIST


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