Ways to Give

It is through the kindness and generosity of people like you that make the mission of Catholic Charities possible. There are many ways to give to support our outreach to individuals and families in need.

Tributes made in memory, or in honor of someone beloved.
Get your gift matched ⁠— request a matching donation from your employer here!
United Way and CFC contributor codes, plus employers with matching donations.
Throughout the year, there are many opportunities to sponsor events that benefit Catholic Charities.
Tangible, tax deductible gifts.
A Special Opportunity for Those 70½ Years Old and Older
Name Catholic Charities as a beneficiary to your current policy.
212 Ninth Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Contribute to Catholic Charities or a specific program.
Safe and secure donations with no transaction fees.
Call 412-456-6953
Our program takes any property type so long as there is equity.
Contribute to Catholic Charities on a recurring basis.
Give stocks you’ve owned for more than one year worth more than when you purchased them.
We accept all types of vehicles nationwide — even boats.
Our volunteers are vital to our mission to serve people in with compassion, healing and hope.

In-Kind Donations

So many families and individuals in Southwestern Pennsylvania go without basic items most of us take for granted.

We’re pleased to share your tangible donations – tax deductible based on their fair market value — with those who need them most.

Pressing Needs - Winter

Basic Needs

  • Beans (raw/canned)
  • Deodorant
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Gift cards (Walmart, Target, Giant Eagle, Amazon etc)
  • Non-perishable food/snacks
  • Pasta
  • Razors
  • Rice
  • Shampoo
  • Soap/body wash
  • Toothbrush
  • Toothpaste

Pregnancy & Parenting

  • Baby Food
  • Baby Lotion
  • Baby Soap
  • Baby Wipes
  • Baby/Children winter coats
  • Books
  • Bottles
  • Diaper Rash Cream
  • Diapers (most need sizes 4-6)
  • Formula
  • Large items/Baby Gear – (new/gently used strollers, high chairs, bouncers, baby gates)
  • Maternity Clothes (new/gently used)
  • Pacifiers
  • Seasonal Baby Clothes  - (new/gently used winter clothes, sizes NB-4T)
  • Toys

Refugee Assistance

  • Bed sheets
  • Curtains
  • Household cleaning products
  • Hygiene Supplies
    • Deodorant
    • Feminine hygiene products
    • Razors
    • Shampoo
    • Soap/body wash
    • Toothbrush
    • Toothpaste
  • Laundry detergent
  • Towels

It is difficult for us to pick up in-kind donations, but they may be dropped off at one of our office locations or program sites.

For more information:
Sarah McMurtry, Community Engagement Manager

Amazon Wish List

Make an In-Kind Donation benefiting Catholic Charities of Pittsburgh through our Amazon Wish Lists. To view a Wish List, click one of the links listed below and sign into your Amazon account.