Ways to Donate
Check or Money Order to NEPA Youth Shelter:
PO Box 20176 Scranton, PA 18502
Cash or check to any PNC Bank location.
Create a monthly bill for NEPA Youth Shelter in your online banking bill section.
Donate in memory of a loved one or friend. Please include the mailing address of the family so we can send them an acknowledgement of your gift.
Please consider NEPA Youth Shelter in your estate plan.
Tangible items can be brought to 541 Wyoming Ave, Scranton or call us to arrange pick up.
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2020-2021 Wish List
Snacks: cookies, pop tarts, chips (lunch box size, not full size), fruit snacks, candy (avoid peanuts), individual serving boxes of cereal (not family size), tortilla chips, pudding cups, fruit cups, individually wrapped candy, crackers, graham crackers, chocolate bars, marshmallows, hot sauce, chocolate syrup (for ice cream topping or making chocolate milk), strawberry syrup
Drinks: flavored bottled water, Capri Suns, powdered drinks such Kool-Aid, lemonade, individual packets of flavored powder for water bottles, Hershey’s syrup (both chocolate & strawberry), NO carbonated drinks
Miscellaneous food items: vegetable oil, macaroni & cheese, pasta, garlic salt & garlic powder, red pepper flakes, salsa (mild not medium or hot), salt & pepper, white rice, potato flakes, potato boxed like au gratin, hash browns, hot chocolate mix, Bisquick, pizza crust dry mix, pasta sauce, ketchup, mustard, mayonnaise, BBQ sauce, salad dressings,
Clothing: NEW ONLY- bras, panties, socks, underwear, t-shirts. All adult sizes
Laundry supplies: detergent, dryer sheets, color catchers, fabric softener, stain remover, bleach
Personal Care products: deodorant, shampoo & conditioner for ethnic hair, combs/picks, hair brushes, tiny rubber bands, hair elastics, hair oils, gels, pomade, nail polish remover, nail polish, make-up, acne products, body soap (bar & liquid), make-up remover pads or cleaners, nail clippers, nail files, tweezers, shaving cream, razors, aftershave, body lotion, band aids, Q-tips, cotton pads, hand and body lotion, body spray like Axe, lip balm or chapstick. We do not need any trial/travel size items, or toothbrushes or toothpaste at this time.
School supplies- index cards, geometry sets, correction fluid or pens, portable pencil sharpeners, transparent tape, spiral college ruled notebooks, pocket folders (plain colors only- no design), loose leaf college ruled paper, plain multipurpose paper for computers, back packs, pencil cases, highlighters, pink pearl erasers, white art erasers
Cleaning supplies: anti-bacterial hand soap, all-purpose anti-bacterial cleaners, tall kitchen garbage bags, 30, 39 & 42 gallon black lawn bags, dishwasher detergent tablets or liquid, spray air fresheners, Lysol spray, disinfecting wipes, liquid dish soap, fabric cleaner, Scotchguard protection, disposable rubber gloves, disposable masks, disinfectant wipes like Clorox brand
Miscellaneous items- disposable hot cups with lids, facial tissue in boxes, computer paper, kitchen utensils, kitchen hot pads or gloves, plungers, bathroom rugs, area rugs, kitchen towels, kitchen silverware tray, small cutting boards, cutting knives, standard pillows (NEW only), sheets & pillow cases (twin or queen), toasters, pots and pans, cookie sheet pans, Styrofoam or plastic 'to go' containers with lids that securely close, dishes, silverware, brooms, dustpans, carpet sweepers, mops, toilet brushes