Ways to Donate

  • Check or Money Order to NEPA Youth Shelter:
    PO Box 20176 Scranton, PA 18502


  • Cash or check to any Fidelity Bank location made out to NEPA Youth Shelter.

  • Create a monthly bill for NEPA Youth Shelter in your online banking bill section.

  • PayPal:

  • Venmo: 

  • 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.

  • Time: volunteer!

  • Did you know that when you shop AmazonSmile (https://smile.amazon.com/ref=nav_logo_prime) donates to Northeastern Pennsylvania Youth Shelter?


2021-2022 Wish List

(Updated Oct 28, 2021)


Snacks: cookies (prepackaged or mixes- chocolate chip, chocolate, snickerdoodles, Oreos, Keebler cookies, butter cookies, Rice Krispy treats), chips (lunch box size, not full size), fruit snacks, candy (avoid peanuts), tortilla chips, individually wrapped candy, crackers, Hershey’s chocolate bars, marshmallows, hot sauce, mild salsa, goldfish crackers,


Drinks: flavored bottled water, Capri Suns, powdered drinks such Kool-Aid, lemonade, individual packets of flavored powder for water bottles, NO carbonated drinks.


Miscellaneous food items: vegetable oil, olive oil, garlic salt & garlic powder, red pepper flakes, salsa (mild, not medium or hot), white rice, potato boxed like au gratin, hash browns, Bisquick, pizza crust dry mix & pizza sauce, pepperoni slices, Sweet Pickle breath mints, canned ham, canned turkey, Manwich, canned chili, canned stew, Banana bread mix, apple crisp mix


Laundry supplies: detergent liquid or pods, dryer sheets, color catchers, fabric softener, stain remover, bleach.

Personal Care products: tiny rubber bands, ethnic hair products like Cantu (gels, pomade, etc), acne products like witch hazel, Aztec Secret Clay mask, Cetaphil cleanser, Nivea cream, Clearisil, Stridex pads, gentle face wash, face scrub, make-up remover pads or cleaners, tweezers, aftershave, body spray like Axe or Calgon feminine spray. We could also use unscented products like bar soap, shampoo, conditioner, body wash, etc. We do NOT need any trial/travel size items, or toothbrushes or toothpaste. We do not need feminine products.

Cleaning supplies: anti-bacterial hand soap, all-purpose anti-bacterial cleaners, tall kitchen garbage bags, 30, 39 & 42 gallon black lawn bags, dishwasher detergent pods or liquid, spray air fresheners, Lysol spray, disinfecting wipes, liquid dish soap, fabric cleaner, Scotch guard protection, disposable rubber gloves, disposable masks, disinfectant wipes, paper towels, air freshener sprays.

Miscellaneous items- plastic 'to go' containers with lids that securely close, rectangle and square facial tissue boxes, reusable grocery bags, Swiffer duster replacements, Libman mop head replacements, Hot Hands & Hot Toes packs, winter gloves with the technology finger.