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Community Wishbook

Community Wishbook

Rochester's Charity Giving Guide
Rochester's Community Wishbook provides a central source for Rochester NY-area charities to list their Items Needed and Volunteer Needs, as well as Special Events that help the agencies raise funds.

website last updated: December 4, 2019

SPECIAL NEEDS

Saint's Place especially needs coats (S, M, L for women and men), large table lamps, floor lamps, and blankets. Please contact Isabel Miller or Michelle Quinn at 585-385-6860.

Mothers In Need of Others (mothersinneedofothers@gmail.com) is experiencing a critical shortage of diapers in sizes: newborn and 4-7.     If you can help, please email or call 585-348-8596.

 

 Featured Charities

Article in Post Newspapers dated December 5, 2019, featuring

St. Joseph's Neighborhood Center

GRASP, Inc.
(Greece Residents Assisting Stray Pets)

Click on the charity name for detailed information.

Wish of the Month for DECEMBER 2019

Charities asking for
BLANKETS
for the people they serve.

    Click on THIS LINK for the List.

 

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Now Available! 
The New 2019-2020 Printed Wishbook

The new print version of Rochester's Charity Giving Guide is now available. Look for4 it at the following locations:

• Free-literature racks at local business locations: drug stores, grocery stores, laundromats, restaurants, etc.
• Mallboards at Eastview, Marketplace, and Greece Ridge Malls
• Beginning in November, at most Monroe County Public Library locations

THANKS to the sponsor of the printed version: MP Media  has supported local charities for many years by printing the Wishbook and publishing periodic articles that help the agencies. 

Thanks also to Northstar Delivery for their special considerations in distributing the Wishbook

Thanks to all who have donated items or volunteered their time to help a local charity.
Please ... If you have something to donate, and cannot make a connection using this site, contact us at wishbook@rochester.rr.com.

Note: The Wishbook does not accept donations or keep an inventory of items.
Please use the information you find here to make arrangements directly with the agency.


Please Recycle
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For items that cannot be donated, see Monroe County's Residential Recycling Guidelines.

Most Monroe County residential waste items, including computers & other electronics, are accepted for recycling at Ecopark, 10 Avion Drive (off Paul Road), during their regular hours. There is no fee for disposing of these items and no appointment is necessary.
For more information including hours of operation, directions, and a list of materials accepted, visit www.monroecounty.gov/ecopark or call 585-753-7600 (option #3).


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The Community Wishbook is a service of Helping Community Charities, incorporated as a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization June 20, 2000,
in Rochester, NY.

President: Nona M. Maurer

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