what we need

NYC Mammas Give Back, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt not-for-profit corporation.

​​Thank you so much for donating to NYC Mammas Give Back! Please make sure to read all the information regarding what we do and do not accept. 


WE ARE HAPPY TO ACCEPT THE FOLLOWING ITEMS:


NEW AND GENTLY USED:

  • Baby and toddler clothing
  • Bassinets
  • Blankets and bedding
  • Bouncy chairs
  • High chairs and infant feeding chairs
  • Infant carriers
  • Infant washing tubs
  • Maternity clothing
  • Monitors
  • Playpens
  • Safety gates & baby-proofing items
  • Shoes
  • Sleep sacks & swaddles
  • Socks
  • Infant developmental toys (in clean, working order)


NEW ONLY:

  • Bottles, bibs and feeding equipment
  • ​Cribs
  • Diapers, wipes, and unopened diaper cream (OK if diaper package has been opened)
  • Formula and baby food (not expired)
  • Nursing bras and breast pumps, accessories
  • Undergarments (baby, toddler and maternity)
  • Strollers
  • Stuffed animals ​


Please note: Cribs, bassinets, and swings are also occasionally accepted pending specific requests from our organizations.


Things we do not accept:


  • Stained, torn, broken, or otherwise unusable items (please only donate items that you would use yourself)
  • Used nursing bras
  • Used breast pumps/pump parts
  • Used bottles/nipples or feeding equipment 
  • Used stuffed toys
  • Swings
  • Cribs & Bassinets
  • Recalled items (if you are unsure please check with the Consumer Product Safety Commission at www.cpsc.gov)
  • Bumpers
  • Used strollers
  • Car seats of any kind
  • ​Pack 'n Plays 



IN ORDER TO ALLOW US TO BEST SERVE OUR ORGANIZATIONS, WE KINDLY REQUEST THE FOLLOWING IN REGARDS TO DONATED ITEMS:



Clothing, Blankets & Bedding:

  • Please organize clothing by gender and age, and include a brief description of contents and appropriate age range (i.e. baby boy clothes 6-12 months)

  • Please ensure all clothing, blankets, & bedding are washed and folded


Diapers:

  • Please organize by size


Strollers, highchairs and other large items:

  • Please fold all items whenever possible. If accessories/parts must be removed in order to fold, please label all parts and package them together whenever possible

  • If large items cannot be folded, it is preferable for them to be kept fully assembled in one piece

  • Please include instructions taped to the item when applicable