We support young people with everyday help from our community. Each day, donations of food, clothing, personal hygiene supplies, household and kitchen items, and more help us spend less on these items and put more funds toward our improving our programs. We appreciate all who give and help young people write their Second Story.
If you would like to donate an item not listed below, please email our Director of Resource Management at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 703.506.9191 during administrative office hours to confirm that we can accept your donation.
Please bring donations to our receiving area at Second Story for Teens in Crisis, our emergency shelter that offers safe haven to teenagers. The shelter is at 2100 Gallows Road, Vienna, VA 22182.
Dropoff times are:
8 AM to 6 PM, Monday through Friday
2 PM to 5 PM Saturday and Sunday
*Immediate Needs: Hygiene products (i.e. shaving cream, deodorant, body wash), food (i.e. canned good, non-perishables, taco shells, pasta sauce), shoes
Gift cards: In small amounts to grocery stores, Metro passes, or home goods stores such as Walmart, Target, or Bed, Bath & Beyond.
Food: Canned goods, fruit and vegetables, meat, snacks.
Supplies: Clothing (gently used or new), school supplies, cleaning supplies, hygiene products, office supplies, furniture (contact our Director of Resource Management at email@example.com to inquire about furniture donations, please).