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 (sizes newborn - 5T)
  • Baby and toddler shoes and socks (sized to fit ages 0-5)
  • Maternity clothing
  • Blankets and bedding
  • Sleep sacks and swaddles
  • Bassinets and Moses baskets
  • High chairs and infant feeding chairs
  • Infant carriers
  • Infant washing tubs
  • Monitors
  • Playpens (meaning gates/devices where the child is seated on the floor)
  • Safety gates & baby-proofing items
  • Infant developmental toys (in clean, working order)(stuffed animals must be new only)

Please note: New and gently used swings, jumpers & bouncers are also occasionally accepted pending specific requests from our organizations. Please email us (info@nycmammasgiveback.org) to see whether we are currently accepting these particular items

 

NEW ONLY:

  • Formula and baby food (unopened and not expired)
  • Bottles, nipples, bibs and feeding equipment
  • Diapers, wipes, and unopened diaper cream (OK if diaper package has been opened)
  • Other unopened baby creams & lotions
  • Maternity & postpartum care creams & lotions
  • Nursing bras and breast pumps/pump parts
  • Undergarments (baby, toddler and maternity)
  • Strollers
  • Pack N' Plays
  • Stuffed animals

Please note: New cribs are also occasionally accepted pending specific requests from our organizations. Please email us (info@nycmammasgiveback.org) to see whether we are currently accepting cribs

 

THINGS WE DO NOT ACCEPT:

  • Stained, torn, broken, or otherwise unusable items (please only donate items that you would use yourself)
  • Opened or expired baby food or formula
  • Used bottles, nipples, bibs and feeding equipment
  • Opened packages of wipes , lotions & creams of any kind
  • Used nursing bras and breast pumps/pump parts
  • Used undergarments (baby, toddler and maternity)
  • Used strollers
  • Used Pack N' Plays
  • Used stuffed animals
  • Used stuffed toys
  • Used cribs
  • Recalled items (if you are unsure please check with the Consumer Product Safety Commission at www.cpsc.gov)
  • Bumpers (we do not accept new or used bumpers)
  • Car seats (we do not accept new or used car seats)
  • Furniture (we do not accept new or used furniture)
  • Wipe warmers (we do not accept new or used wipe warmers)
  • Baby scales (we do not accept new or used baby scales)
  • Women's shoes (we do not accept new or used women's shoes)
  • Non-maternity women's clothing (we do not accept new or used women's clothing)

 

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