March 1 – May 1
Every year, we work with volunteers, corporations and nonprofit partners to provide thousands of shoeboxes filled with toiletries to homeless men, women and children. Join us by dropping off filled boxes, hosting your own Shoebox Project party, donating money and purchasing items from our Amazon Wishlist.
How to Donate Boxes
Step 1: Decorate Your Shoebox
Step 2: Fill Your Shoebox
Items needed: Shampoo, deodorant, soap, toothbrush, toothpaste, lotion, hair comb/brush, sun protector, lip balm, adhesive bandages, hand towels, antibiotic ointment, socks, tampons, panty liners, travel size water bottles, rain ponchos, resealable zipper storage bags, prepaid phone cards.
We cannot accept medicine, food, sewing kits, used or opened items
Step 3: Drop Off Your Shoebox
United Way of Greater Atlanta – Cobb
47 Waddell St., Suite 110
Marietta, GA 30060
Douglasville United Methodist Church
6167 Prestley Mill Rd.
Douglasville, GA 30134
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10am-2pm