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.
Donations can be dropped off at 5250 Leetsdale dr. Ste 200, Denver, CO 80246.
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.
The following items are always needed:
- 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.
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.