Due to COVID19:
Uptown is currently not accepting donations.
Please call to schedule a drop off donation
Monday - Friday, 9:00am-3:00pm
3725 30th Street
San Diego, CA 92104
You can help in a number of ways!
In-kind donations:
  • Hygiene items - unopened/preferably travel size when possible; save the hygiene items you get from hotel visits, they are great for our clients!
    • Toothbrushes, toothpaste
    • Shampoo, conditioner
    • Soap
    • Lotion
    • Sunscreen
    • Razors, shaving cream
    • Deodorant
    • Tampons, pads
    • Combs, brushes
    • Tissue (Kleenex or similar, small packages)
    • Washcloths, small hand/face towels
    • Adult diapers
    • Band-Aids, similar small bandages

Financial Donations:

  • Cash or Check - drop off or mail
  • Credit Card - PayPal ------- one time or monthly
  • Smile.Amazon - I        -  - If you shop online at Amazon.com, sign into                                                                                   <http://smile.Amazon.com>.  After signing in, select Uptown Faith Community Service Center from the list of charities and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your purchases.
  • Clothing - used/clean clothing
    • Socks
    • Underwear (new)
    • Shoes (sneakers, sandals, dress shoes, etc.)
    • Pants, shorts
    • Shirts
    • Sweatpants, sweatshirts
    • Jackets
    • Hats (baseball caps, etc.)
    • Clothing for interviews (dress shirts/blouses, slacks, belts, etc.)
  • Non-perishable food (canned or packaged)
    • Protein sources (meat, tuna, beans, etc.)
    • Soups (especially chunky soups and stews)
    • Fruit and vegetables
    • Carbohydrate sources/snacks (crackers, etc.)
  • Other
    • Backpacks
    • Shopping Bags (plastic or reusable)
    • Sleeping bags
    • Blankets
    • Towels

Uptown Community Service Center depends on donations to provide vital services to our neighbors in need.

All contributions are tax deductible: Uptown is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization,
EIN 33-0820927

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