Make this a holiday to remember for homeless and runaway youth by giving to Larkin Street Youth Services’ Annual Holiday Gift Drive!
Help us provide gifts to more than 450 youth staying in our emergency shelters and transitional living programs or accessing our drop-in centers.
Donate items from the 2011 wishlist (Download a copy here: Holiday Wishlist 2011), sponsor a holiday gift drive at your work, community center, or faith-based organization, or gather gifts with your friends and family.
Please deliver or ship new, unwrapped gifts by Thursday, December 15, 2011 to Jessie Backer at 1138 Sutter St., between Larkin and Polk, San Francisco CA, 94109. Gifts are accepted weekdays from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. If you have any questions or need to make special drop-off arrangements, please contact Jessie Backer at (415) 673-0911 ext. 291 or Email Jessie.
Our most requested and most needed items include:
- Gift cards for food, clothing, or entertainment
- Toiletry sets
- MP3 players
- New clothing and jackets
- New socks and underwear
- Sporting Equipment
- Download Holiday Wishlist 2011 for the full list!