Donations are always needed and very much appreciated!
Fish now offers an online donation tool! Please visit the Fish News & Current Happenings page and click on the "Donate" button to make a financial contribution. Thank you!
Donations can be accepted during open hours. Please do not leave donations outside at any time or when Fish is closed. Thank you!
For the Clothes Closet:**
NEW school supplies and backpacks
New/gently-used clothing and shoes
New/gently-used bedding and blankets
NEW socks and underwear: children and adult sizes
Cold-weather accessories: hats, gloves, long johns, boots, ponchos
Personal hygiene items - unused/unopened
The CC cannot accept household items, furniture (including cribs and baby furniture), car seats or booster seats, appliances or mattresses/box springs. No tents or camping equipment. No toys or stuffed animals.
** COVID-19 has affected donations to the CC. Please go to the Fish News and Current Happenings page for current information.
For the Food Pantry:
Non-Perishable Food Items
Fresh Fruits and Vegetables
Diapers/Wipes -especially sizes 4, 5, 6
Personal Hygiene Products
Baby Formula, Baby Food, Bottles/Nipples
Small Boxes, Paper Grocery Bags
** November & December - small 8-12lb turkeys **
For Snacks for Packs: each pack includes one beverage and 8-10 food items
100% Juice Boxes
Individual oatmeal packets
Individual instant breakfast packets
Fresh Fruit (small) or Freeze-Dried Fruit (Individually-Packed Bags)
Fruit Snacks, Fruit Leather, Fruit Roll-Ups
Applesauce cups or pouches
Single-Serving Dry Cereals
Treats: cookies, rice crispy treats, Hostess snacks
Brown paper lunch sacks (#12 size)
** Please no nut-containing food items. **
Other Ways to Help:
Bus Tickets (ATS, LB Loop, Linn Shuttle)
Volunteering a Service or Activity
Friends of Fish
Monetary Donations - use the "Donate" button on the HOME page or mail in a check to Fish @ 1880 SE Hill St. Albany, OR 97322
Fundraisers & Item Drives
Inviting Fish to speak at your business, church, agency, school, meeting, group