Helping Hands: Area nonprofits seek donations, volunteers
EDITOR’S NOTE: Helping Hands is a new weekly feature that provides information about the needs of local nonprofit agencies.
Front Door Agency
7 Concord St., Nashua, 03064.
NEEDS: Perennials to be planted at agency sites; antibacterial wipes; tissues; paper towels; sunscreen; bug spray; healthy, nonperishable kids snacks; 30-gallon, heavy-duty trash bags; and new twin bed sheets.
COLLECTION HOURS: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Friday.
CONTACT: Nancy Paige, 886-2866, email@example.com.
1 Columbus Ave., Milford, 03055.
NEEDS: Rice, tuna and canned meats, cereal, juice, bar soap, deodorant, toothpaste, shampoo, large-size diapers, baby wipes, and new socks and underwear (all sizes).
COLLECTION HOURS: 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Thursday and 8:30 a.m.-noon Friday.
CONTACT: Christine Janson, 673-9898, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Upper Room Compassionate Ministry
36 Tolles St., Nashua, 03064.
NEEDS: Nonperishable food items, men’s clothing, kitchen utensils and hygiene products.
COLLECTION HOURS: 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday.
CONTACT: Jan Schlecht, 595-2039, email@example.com.
The Youth Council
112 W. Pearl St., Nashua, 03060.
NEEDS: Sketch pads, colored pencils, pastels and watercolor paints to help children and teens work through trauma and other hardships.
COLLECTION HOURS: 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday.
CONTACT: Christina Connor, 889-1090, ext. 301, firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you would like to include your nonprofit agency in Helping Hands, email Donna Roberson at email@example.com. Submissions are due by 5 p.m. Monday. Requests for cash donations and gift cards won’t be accepted.