Holiday Donation Drives

In an effort to highlight the many DC-area charitable organizations during the holiday season organized by our community partner organizations, please see below for those with a need for a variety of in-kind donations. 

This page will be updated with details of new donation drives throughout the giving season. To receive a tax receipt and help JLW count donations, please contact Season of Giving,, with a receipt of purchase or a list of donations and cost.

Help A Wider Circle Celebrate the Holiday Season by Providing a Gift from Their Wishlist by December 10th!

A Wider Circle works to end poverty through activities focusing on workforce development, the creation of stable homes, neighborhood revitalization, and creating greater awareness and engagement of the community.

Share the season with A Wider Circle by donating from their holiday wishlist requesting toys and winter gear for all ages.  Donations are due December 10th.  If you have any questions, please contact Nicole Holland-Thomas at

Spread Holiday Cheer by Providing Holiday Gifts for Families at Community Family Life Services by December 11th!

Since 1969, Community Family Life Services has provided children, families, and adults with the tools they need to move beyond poverty and supports women returning home from a period of incarceration by providing assistance as they work toward self-sufficiency.

Help brighten the holiday season for all of the families at Community Family Life Services by providing by donating to their Holiday Gift Drive. If you wish to donate, you can choose from the following:

  • Adopt a family by purchasing gifts from a provided wishlist
  • Donate money directly to CFLS using their Venmo account: @CFLS-Drives
  • Donate an item from their clients’ wishlist

Donations are due December 11th. If you would like to Adopt-A-Family or if you have questions, please contact Amy Palguta at