Food/Clothing Donations & Community Initiatives
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PLEASE GIVE TO OUR VIRTUAL FOOD DRIVE
We ask that clothing donations be of seasonal (spring & summer) items. Fall and winter items will be accepted starting in September. For a full list of all accepted and not-accepted items click here.
Donations can be dropped off at the Good Shepherd Venture Centre at 155 Cannon Street East, Hamilton. Donation drop-off hours are from 9 am to 3 pm, Monday to Friday.
After hours and weekend donations can be dropped off at The Good Shepherd Centre, 135 Mary Street, Hamilton. For drop-off arrangements for large quantities, please call 905.972.9485 x2210.
Donations of Used Toys & Furniture
Please note that for safety reasons, we are unable to accept used toys and car seats. Furniture donations must be pre-approved before drop-off. Please contact Brother Terence Aylward at 905.972.9485 x2210.
Current Community Initiatives
You can make a difference by supporting one of these local community initiatives that support Good Shepherd programs.
Get Behind Us Fundraiser
Get Behind Us is a fundraising initiative to ensure everyone in our City has access to new underwear and basic necessities. Click here to support the Get Behind Us fundraiser.
Homeless Cars Canada
We are an official charity partner with Homeless Cars Canada Foundation. If you have a car to donate, please visit www.homelesscars.ca
Give for Goods
GiveForGoods.org is an online rummage sale where you can donate your ‘good stuff’ and select a charity as the beneficiary of the sale. It’s like Kijiji, except the charities make the money. Good Shepherd is set up as a benefitting charity.
Host Your Own Fundraising Drives
You can support Good Shepherd by hosting your own fundraising drive! We can help you get started on your own food or clothing drive (virtual or in person). Contact Montana at MHunter@gsch.ca or call 905.528.6565 x3310.
Charitable Registration Numbers:
Good Shepherd Centre Hamilton: 13063 6798 RR0001
Good Shepherd Non-Profit Homes: 12911 4377 RR0001