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Make a charitable gift

Opportunity House is a nonprofit, 501 (c) 3 organization, and all donations are tax deductible. We rely on the support of donors just like you to continue to provide hope and assurance for the Cabarrus County community. Each financial gift, whether one time, monthly, or annual, is appreciated and helps to support our core programs and our facility. We thank you for your continued support!

In-kind donation drop-off hours are from 10 - 12:30pm Monday - Friday | 72 Corban Ave., SW Concord, NC 28025

Clothing

Is your closet full of good seasonal clothing in great condition which is causing clutter? If so, you have an opportunity to help a neighbor in need by donating your new or gently used items. Our clothing closet serves and average of 50 people a week and is open year round. We're always available to receive additions for house guests in need. Here's a list of our greatest needs for this upcoming season:

  • Men's jeans (sizes 30 -34)

  • Women's underwear (sizes 10 and up)

  • Men and women's sneakers (all sizes)

  • Clear storage bins (80qt)

  • Hoodies (all sizes)

  • Steel toe work boots (all sizes)

  • Winter Boots (all sizes)

Toiletries and Hygiene Essentials

At Opportunity House, each guest has access to a full bathroom with showers included. This means toiletries are always needed. Here's a list of our current needs:

  • Toothpaste & toothbrushes

  • Mouthwash

  • Shampoo & conditioner

  • Soap

We also receive and distribute deodorant, razors, shaving cream, lotion, feminine hygiene products, high efficiency (HE) laundry detergent, and bath towels. Each item is essential in making sure all Opportunity House Guests receive a dignified experience.

Food

In addition to providing access to bathrooms, clothing, and laundry machines, we also provide good food for guests. 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 Boryardee, Vienna Sausages, hash, etc.)

  • Protein bars

  • Cheese crackers

  • Granola bars

  • Non perishables

  • Emergency Street Food (items that don't need to be cooked or refrigerated)

  • Bottled Water

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

Furniture

We are currently seeking new and gently used furniture items for the Cabarrus County Community Housing program. This program is designed to move individuals out of homelessness, into stable housing, with peer support. Currently, our most needed items are:

  • Twin Beds

  • Twin Mattresses

  • Dressers

  • Nightstands

Sign up to help with donated furniture items here: https://bit.ly/2YFVFqH