Please call to schedule a drop off donation
Monday - Friday, 10:00am-1:45pm
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
  • 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

Giving Made Easy

Donate online by clicking the donate button above

Please consider covering the 4% PayPal fee to help Uptown get the full amount intended by your donation.

Donate by mail

Mail to the address noted below:

PO Box 3810 

San Diego, CA 92163-3810

Give a donation to your church representative (Uptown Board Member)

You may hand deliver your donation in a sealed envelope to your UptownCSC Representative at your church or organization.


Please ensure your name, address, phone number, and email address are included on your check and/or donation. Uptown CSC would like to thank you for your donation through email to help reduce the cost of postage, which will go towards our programs that directly affect our clients. 

Contact Us

If you have questions or would like to contact us, please email us at or call at 619-542-9344.

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