Clothing

Is your closet cluttered? If so, you have the opportunity to help a neighbor in need by donating your new or gently used clothing. Our clothing closet serves an average of 50 people a week and is open year round.  We're always available to receive additions for house guests in need.

Toiletries

At Opportunity House, each guest will have access to a full bathroom with showers included. This means toiletries are always needed. 

  • Toothpaste & toothbrushes

  • Mouthwash

  • Shampoo & conditioner

  • Soap 

Each item is essential toward helping guests to receive a dignified experience.

 

Hygiene Essentials
We also receive and distribute, deodorant, razors and shaving cream, lotions, feminine hygiene products, HE laundry detergent and bath towels.

Food

In addition to providing access to bathrooms, clothing, and laundry machines, we also provide good food for each guest. From chef prepared meals to donated can goods with pop tops, we understand the vital importance of proper nutrition. Our current needs are:

  • Canned goods with "pop tops" (fruit, ravioli, spaghettio's, Chef Boyardee, Vienna sausages, hash, etc)

  • Eggs

  • Protein Bars

  • Cheese Crackers

  • Granola Bars

  • Non perishables

  • Emergency street food (items that don't need to be cooked or refrigerated)

  • Bottled Water

Donations accepted M-Th from 10:00am - 1:00 pm at Opportunity House

For inquires, help with donations, and to schedule pickups, please feel free to call 704-786-4020 or email office@opphouse.net

Time

We Love Volunteers! There are many ways to get involved at Opportunity House. We'd love to chat with you to uniquely tailor your volunteer experience. However, we're always in need of:

  • Greeters and servers at both Narrow Gate locations

  • Assistant cooks to help our chef prepare meals

  • Clothing closet clerks to help neatly arrange clothing for house guests

  • Help build resumes for guests looking for work

  • Workshop facilitators for guest currently seeking work

  • Put together toiletry bags

Bus Passes

For just a dollar and 2 quarters you could help someone purchase a bus pass to get to a doctors appointment, or visitation with a child or family member, or even a job interview.

Please mail your check or money order to:

The Opportunity House
72 Corban Ave., SW
Concord, NC 28025


Or you can make a one time or reoccurring donation online through Paypal with any debit or credit card.


Just simply click the donate button.

 

 

 

 

All Donations are Tax Deductable.

Donate

August 2020 - Edited by Opportunity House Staff.

Call us:

704-786-4020

Find us: 

72 Corban Ave., SW Concord, NC 28025

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