Rochester, NY

Rochester's Community Wishbook

 

Catholic Family Center (CFC)

87 N. Clinton Ave
Rochester, NY 14604
Phone: 585-546-7220 x7002
Contact: Ally Ewing

Catholic family Center helps more than 22,000 people each year become more independent. Our programs include support to seniors and families, refugee resettlement, foster care and adoption, chemical dependency treatment, emergency housing, mental health services, crisis counseling, and an emergency food pantry.

Wish List:
  • backpacks, new or used
  • bed pillows (new)
  • cash donations
  • diapers (all sizes), Pull-Ups (all sizes)
  • gift cards
  • hammers, tool belts, levels, tape measures (new or gently used)
  • holiday gifts and food baskets (November & December)
  • linens, new
  • personal care items for men and women: toothpaste, toothbrushes, deodorant, soap, shampoo, conditioner and feminine hygiene products, adult diapers/Depends
  • socks and underwear (new), all genders, all sizes
  • sweatpants or sweatshirts (new preferred, used accepted)
  • towels, washcloths, blankets (new or gently used)
  • winter coats, boots (new or gently used), all genders, all sizes

Volunteers Needed:
For up-to-date volunteer opportunities, visit https://www.cfcrochester.org/volunteer/
  • Clerical help (per diem).
  • Enrichment program providers. Life skills instructors for parenting workshops, arts and crafts, GED prep, and computer literacy.  One time or ongoing.
  • Share a hobby with refugee women's group.
  • Help refugees with online job searches and basic computer skills.
  • ESL tutoring.
  • Friendly callers and visitors.
  • Yard work (seasonal).
  • Simple home maintenance.
  • Translators.

 


Information reviewed by agency 2/22/2021.
(Contact information, Wish List and Volunteer Opportunities updated.)


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