Does your employer have workplace giving programs? Contact your company’s Human Resource Department to find out. Some of the more popular workplace giving programs offered by corporations are:
-Employee Matching Gifts
-Volunteer Support Programs
-Donations through Payroll Deduction
This is a great way to multiply the impact of your donation!
Do you shop on Amazon? If you log in through the AmazonSmile website when you make your purchases, AmazonSmile will donate .5% of your eligible purchases when you choose Avon Lake Community Resource Services as the charity of your choice. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service.
Go to smile.amazon.com today to shop while supporting CRS!
Making a lasting impression in your community may be easier than you think. CRS is please to offer options for planned giving. Let us know if you would like more information.
MAKE AN IN-KIND DONATION
TO OUR PANTRY: Below are items currently on our “wish list”:
Food items: beef stew, hearty soups, canned chicken and tuna, canned fruit, cereal, jelly, pasta, pasta sauce, peanut butter, side dishes; Snack items: applesauce, fruit and pudding cups, chips, cookies, crackers, fruit snacks, granola bars, juice boxes, Pop Tarts, popcorn, pretzels; Cleaning supplies: Clorox wipes, laundry detergent (liquid and pods), multi-purpose cleaners, paper towels; Toiletries: baby wipes, body and hand soap, shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, razors, feminine hygiene products (pads and tampons), Depends sizes X and XL.
Canned green beans, canned corn, canned beans, Campbell’s Chicken Noodle Soup, baby diapers. *We are unable to accept donations of clothing or household items. Please consider donating these items to the Good Neighbor Thrift Shop in Avon Lake or the Salvation Army Family Store in Avon.
Donations can be dropped off at the CRS office during regular business hours, or by appointment.
For information on how to host a food drive, please click here or contact Cece at the CRS office, 933-5639.