There are so many ways you can help support Alexandra House. Simply put, there is no wrong way to lend a hand. Here are some ideas for ways you, your family, your office, your neighborhood can get involved.
host a drive for Alexandra house
Individuals or groups are always welcome to do a fund or product drive at any time! Connect with one of our development staff by email for help with your drive. Check out our Contribute Goods page for a current list of our immediate needs.
Alexandra House is happy to provide the below signage to promote your drive!
- Food Shelf Drive Flyer
- New Toy Drive Flyer
- Household & Personal Care Product Drive Flyer
- Tie Blanket Drive / Activity
- Back to School Supply Drive Flyer (Only July – August)
- Winter Coat Drive Flyer (Only October – December)
Third-Party Fundraising Events
Community fundraisers (third-party fundraisers) are vital to Alexandra House. We rely on community support and community champions to raise funds that support serving over 15,000 people annually. We know that our greatest champions and most successful events come from dedicated people or teams who are invigorated by unique ideas and propelled by experience. Please review our Third Party Fundraising Event Guidelines to best assist in your efforts.
Organizations / Group Giving
Get your co-workers involved! Possible options pay to dress down day, chili or soup contest, penny wars, bake sales, car shows, 5K run/walks, silent auctions, happy hours, yard or rummage sales, tailgate parties, seek out a matching gift, golf tournaments, live auctions or anything else you might come up with!
In-Home Sales Event
If you know an independent retailer for cosmetics, books, kitchen supplies (anything, really), hold a sale and donate part of the proceeds to Alexandra House.
Before planning an event, please email our Community Engagement Coordinator to learn more about how to get started.