Your contributions will help give refugees a new start in Colorado and provide vital support toward self-sufficiency. ACC accepts both financial and in-kind donations. Together we can make a better community.
You can donate by clicking to the link below or you can donate by mail to ECDC-African Community Center at 5250 Leetsdale Dr. Suite 200, Denver, CO 80246. Setting up a recurring donation makes it easy for you to support the community on an ongoing basis.
The Ethiopian Community Development Council, Inc. is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization and is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by the law.
We fully furnish an apartment for each newly arriving family with all the furniture and home goods you would need to start in a new place. We also provide basic care items and toiletries, emergency food supplies, weather appropriate clothing as well as job training items.
Due to limited storage space, we are not able to accept any in kind donations other than the following items. Please sign up for our newsletter at the bottom of this page to keep up with any changes to our list of requested items.
If you'd like to donate any of the following items, please contact Tun at firstname.lastname@example.org. Any request for donation pick ups should be provided at least two weeks advance notice. Current items needed are:
- Cooking items (pots, pans, baking sheets, etc.)
- Cooking prep (knives, cutting boards, spatulas, wooden spoons, etc.)
- Kitchen appliances (microwaves, toasters, etc.)
- NO small appliances like hand mixers or electric knives.
- Dining items (plates, bowls, utensils, glassware, mugs, etc.)
- Bedding (blankets, pillows, sheets)
- Towels (bath towels, hand towels, kitchen towels, etc.)
- Vacuums (verified functioning only)
- Coffee tables & end tables
Our sewing program also has several donation needs. If you'd like to donate any of these items, please contact Hannah at email@example.com.
- We Made This
- Home sewing machine
- Knit fabric (white jersey, preferably)
- 3 ring binders
- Dress Forms
- Tea/Refreshments for Tea-Time
- Construction paper/Colored paper
- Pattern-making paper
- Elmer's Glue
- Plain cotton fabric
- Bus Passes
- Industrial Sewing Machine
Find items on our Amazon wish list to donate new supplies to our offices, social enterprises, and programs.
Wondering what to do with your used car or truck? Donating your old vehicle to ECDC African Community Center, is convenient, easy, and may qualify you for a tax deduction. And best of all, your donation of a used car or truck will make a big difference in supporting ACC.
Why not donate your vehicle today? All you need to do is to complete our simple online form or call 1-866-628-2277 and we’ll take care of the rest. We will pick up your vehicle, arrange to have your donation towed, and provide you with a tax-deductible receipt, all at no charge to you. Call 1-866-628-2277 or click here.
A donation drive is a great way to involve your school, church, business or neighborhood. You can organize a drive to collect coats, shoes and toiletries for newly arriving families or backpacks and schools supplies for our youth scholars. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more.