Donate Items

Abraham House gladly accepts donations of material items to benefit our families in need. In particular, we welcome the following:

  • gifts of clothing - both new and used in good condition

  • furniture in good condition

  • children’s books

  • linens, blankets and towels

  • bicycles, educational toys and children’s games

Please contact us at (718) 292-9321 x18 to make arrangements or to inquire about additional items to donate.

 

THE FACT

Nationally, more than half of released offenders are back in prison within three years. Bureau of Justice Statistics.

While people in every state and of every race, gender and income level make up the nation's dropouts, the crisis affects low-income youth, males, Hispanics and African-Americans disproportionately. Center for Labor Market Studies.

Strengthening the family network improves outcomes for both the prisoner and the individual family members. Urban Institute, Justice Policy Center.