Monthly Drive Items for 2017

If you sponsor a family and plan on sending “your” family optional monthly drive items, please mail them by the end of the second week of each month.

If you are part of a donating chapter…. either one that sends food boxes, or one that gives online through our cyber-sponsorship program, your boxes and/or your monthly drive items should be dropped off with your chapter chair each month on or before the dates listed below.

Next to each date is the month’s suggested monthly drive item.

HASTINGS and DOBBS FERRY SPONSORS: The dates below are also the drop-off due dates for your grocery gift cards.

Food Box Donors: Click HERE for shopping list.

Chapter Chairs: After your chapter’s families have dropped off their items, please mail your boxes to your receiving community on the Monday or Tuesday following the drop-off date.

January 16
Shampoo and Conditioner
February 13
Bath Soap, Shaving Cream, Face Wash
March 13
Paper Goods: tissues, wipes, paper towels
April 10
Toothpaste and Toothbrushes
May 15
First Aid Supplies: Band-Aids, antibiotic cream
June 12
Deodorant, body creams
July 17
Backpacks and School Supplies
August 14
Shampoo and Conditioner
September 11
Winter Wear: Gloves, Hats, Scarves, Thermals (new or as-new) or, if you sponsor a family in a warm weather climate, cotton or fleece blanket or new towels.
October 16
New Socks and Children’s Pajamas
November 13
Non-perishable Thanksgiving food items
December 11

Soap, Toothpaste and Toothbrushes



For a list of addresses for the community organizations we work with, click here.

Please also feel free at any time to send warm winter clothing or bedding (sheets, pillows, or blankets) if your sponsored family needs them. We support the notion of recycling gently used items in good condition.

Family-to-Family also sponsors separate community-wide drives:


****Please note: Your donation of monthly drive or other items sent directly to a specific family/person does NOT qualify as a tax deductible expense.