Catholic Charities Housing Office is a 501(c)3 organization. Your contributions are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

MONETARY CONTRIBUTIONS

Monetary donations are immensely appreciation. You can make your donation online using the 'donate button' above and then selecting "CC Housing" from the drop-down menu; or by check or money order payable to: 

Catholic Charities Housing. 
41 North Main Avenue
Albany New York 12203

We sincerely appreciate your generosity and partnership in our mission to end homelessness.

CLOTHING DONATION GUIDELINES

Thanks to the incredible generosity of the community, we are suspending our acceptance of donated clothing except for a few items of special need within our homeless shelters. We will gratefully receive any donations of clean, good to excellent condition items on the following list:

  • NEW socks and underwear
  • NEW pillows
  • Blankets
  • Towels and washcloths
  • Toiletries
  • Diapers and Wipes

These items can be dropped off at either our women's shelter or our men's shelter. 

Mercy House (women's shelter)
12 St. Joseph Terrace. Albany, NY 12210
518-434-3531

St. Charles Lwanga Center (men's shelter)
115 Grand Street, Albany NY 12202
518-465-4973

OTHER IN-KIND DONATIONS

  • Pots and Pans
  • Dishes

These items can be dropped off at:

Center for Community Collaboration
326 Clinton Avenue
Albany, NY 12206
518-462-6829

FURNITURE DONATIONS (AS-NEEDED)

 

We are also able to accept furniture donations based on immediate need within our family apartments program. If you have furniture you would like to donate, please check in with us at 518-459-0183.