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Rochester, NY

Rochester's Community Wishbook


Charles Settlement House, Inc.

71 Parkway
Rochester , NY 14608
Phone: 585-445-3918
Contact: Mary Jo Newtown

Based in and serving northwest Rochester, CSH serves families and individuals with programs and services to help stabilize families, support basic needs, and provide development opportunities.

Wish List:
  • arts and craft supplies for youth programs and senior center
  • baby items: onesies (sizes birth to 24 mo.), baby wipes, baby bottles, pacifiers, baby shampoo, lotion, baby wash, Ivory soap, bibs, small baby blankets, baby books
  • blankets
  • clothing for baby to adult sizes, men and women
  • diapers
  • digital cameras
  • expanded Internet access
  • gift cards and gift certificates
  • personal care items: shampoo, deodorant, soap, toothpaste, toothbrushes, etc.
  • school supplies
  • school uniforms for kindergarten through 8th grade (boys: navy blue pants, light blue or white shirt; girls: navy blue skirts, light blue or white tops)
  • subscriptions to cable or satellite TV for senior center and youth department
  • tickets, passes, tokens
  • toys and games
  • monetary contributions to support/sustain programs:
    - for youth: alternatives to being on the street
    - for seniors: to remain independent
    - for families: to assist with basic needs
  • yarn, crochet hooks and knitting needles

Volunteers Needed:
  • Fundraising.
  • Special events.
  • Handyman to help with building and grounds.
  • Board and committee members.
  • Receptionist.
  • Program assistants in the senior center, family services, and youth programs.
  • Van driver.

Information reviewed by agency 10/5/23.  (Contact information and Wish List updated.)