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Thank you for reaching out to us with your donation inquiry! Please follow the instructions on how to donate below. Or, you may purchase items from our Amazon Wish List

FURNITURE DONATIONS

To arrange for a furniture pick up of dressers, dining tables and chairs, side tables, small sofas and carpets please send photos to mariesmovers@yahoo.com.

We do not accept pull out sofas, mattresses, bed frames, cribs or clothing.

HOUSEHOLD ITEMS

We accept household items every Monday between 9:30-12:30pm.

Please do not bring clothing to our office. We do not accept clothing!

The address to our drop off location is 125 Willow Street, New Haven, CT 06511 . (It is an unmarked driveway but google gps will bring you to the right spot using this address).

Our driveway is located between a Shell Gas Station and a large brick building. You may leave the items under the large outdoor shelter. 

If you need further assistance ring the doorbell on the door underneath the exterior staircase.

Thank you so much for your support of newly arrived immigrants in Connecticut.  

Questions? Contact donations@irisct.org

Comprehensive List of Accepted Items

Household Items:

  • Linens (new or clean/like-new)
  • Twin & Full Size Sheet Sets
  • Comforters & blankets (Twin & Full)
  • Towels & washcloths
  • Curtains
  • Strollers
  • Cloth shopping bags
  • Fans
  • Microwaves
  • Pillows (new)
  • Bagged vacuum cleaners
  • Umbrellas
  • Bicycles
  • Dressers
  • End/coffee tables
  • Rugs

Kitchen Items:

  • Kitchen supplies & utensils
  • Pots, pans & baking sheets (non-teflon)
  • Silverware & trays
  • Full dish sets
  • Drinking Glasses
  • Cooking Utensils: can openers, ladles, etc.
  • Mixing bowls
  • Sharp knives
  • Cutting boards
  • Colanders
  • Dish drying racks
  • Kitchen tables and chairs

Cleaning Items (New):

  • Antibacterial spray cleaner
  • Dish soap
  • Sponges
  • 13 Gallon trash bags
  • 13 Gallon garbage cans
  • Plungers & toilet bowl brushes

Furniture:

  • Dressers
  • Dining tables & chairs
  • Sofas (no sleepers)
  • Arm Chairs
  • Side Tables
  • Coffee Tables

Toiletries (New):

  • Toilet Paper
  • Toothpaste & toothbrushes
  • Shampoo & conditioner
  • Deodorant
  • Hand & body soap
  • Shaving cream
  • Razors
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Lotions
  • Combs/brushes
  • First aid kits

Items for IRIS’ After School Program:

  • Guitars (Acoustic, Nylon/Classical, Electric or Bass)
  • Ukulele
  • Guitar Amp
  • Music items
  • Working iPads (used or new, no cracked glass)
  • Guitar chord books
  • Notebooks and pen
(203) 774-7560 
286 South Colony Road
Wallingford, CT 06492 
 

1785 Stratford Ave
Stratford, CT 06615

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1-800-775-VETS (8387)

Your donations are tax-deductible. Thank you! As of 1/1/18, our legal name is Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services Inc., and our EIN is 06-0653044. If you would like more information about IRIS, including our IRS form 990, audited financial reports and annual budget, please view our giveGreater profile here.