The winter is the hardest time of the year to experience homelessness and the busiest time of year for homeless agencies.
There are many ways to help, including volunteering, fundraising and donating. Read our guide to helping here.
Here’s a list of AWH4T agencies to donate items to this winter:
Youth Services of Tulsa, 311 S. Madison Ave.
Delivery hours are 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m., Monday-Thursday; and 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Friday.
Most needed items: socks, underwear, tents and cold-weather sleeping bags.
More info: yst.org/wishlist
Tulsa Day Center, 415 W. Archer St.
Delivers are accepted at the westside loading dock every day, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Most needed items: underwear, socks, tennis shoes and winter clothes.
More info: tulsadaycenter.org.
Counseling and Recovery Services of Oklahoma, 7010 S. Yale Ave.
Contact Heather Sisson, integrative care team manager, for any donations at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Most needed items: beds, tables, couches and chairs to furnish apartments.
DVIS, 3124 E. Apache St.
Most needed items: sheet sets, toiletries, children/teen puzzles and game.
More info: dvis.org/donate/wish-list/
The Spring Shelter Inc.
Most needed items: shampoo, conditioner, bodywash and paper towels.
The Spring Shelter’s address is confidential. To deliver items, call Mychaela Burris, volunteer and outreach coordinator, at 918.947.4679.
More info: thespringok.org/wishlist.
Text HELPTULSA to 44-321 to donate to our outreach team, which brings basic necessities directly to those in need where ever they are.
Go to housingsolutionstulsa.org/donate for additional opportunities to give.