Your tax deductible monetary donation will impact the lives of countless homeless young adults and supports our goal to reduce LGBTQ youth homelessness in our city! 

 MAKE A GIFT HERE:

Donations can also be mailed to:
Thrive Youth Center
P.O. Box 160161
San Antonio, TX. 78280

Do you have in-kind donations? We can always use support for our young adults at the shelter and out in apartments! 

 

Here are some items we currently need for our Emergency Shelter:

  • *Hand Sanitizer

  • *Vegan Snacks/Food (no-cook or microwavable) 

  • Large plush blankets/throws

  • Full-size body products- shampoo, conditioner, body wash, hair care products for ethnic hair/natural hair.

  • $10 gift cards to Starbucks, McDonald’s, HEB, Walmart, or Whataburger

  • Daily or weekly VIA bus passes

  • Printer paper (white and color)

Here are some items we currently need for our apartment clients:

  • Non-perishable food items

    • *Especially rice, rice-a-roni, beans, soups, pasta, pasta sauce, hamburger helper, granola bars, cereal/oatmeal, boxed milk, coffee, peanut butter, jelly, and fruit (packs of fruit bowls, applesauce, etc.) 

    • *Microwaveable food

  • Food Basics: Cooking oil, salt, pepper, and other commons spices

  • Laundry Supplies: Detergent, bleach, softener, and dryer sheets

  • $10 Visa gift cards (for clients to use at laundering facilities)

  • Kleenex, toilet paper, and paper towels

  • Handsoap

  • Disinfecting wipes/spray

  • Reusable shopping bags

  • Unused Pots & Pans

  • Wifi Hot Spot Devices and Data Cards

  • Prepaid Phones or Phone Cards (Cricket or Simple Mobile)

  • 2021 Calendars

 

Items that we no longer need at this time:

We currently have an abundance of these items due to your kind donations.

  • Period Products

  • Socks

  • Twin-size sheet sets

  • Shaving Cream

  • Masculine and Gender Neutral Deodorant

*Items with a star are high need at this time!

Please email fundraising@thriveyouthcenter.org with questions or to arrange a time to drop off donations!