Totes of Hope

  • Northeastern New York - Totes of Hope
Help bring hope to a veteran in need in the Eastern New York Region. Donate personal care items to be packaged and distributed to veterans in our local care facilities.

ALL ITEMS MUST BE NEW. Suggested donations include:

  • Socks
  • Toothbrushes
  • Toothpaste
  • Dental floss
  • Deodorant
  • Aftershave
  • Liquid soap
  • Hand sanitizer

  • Combs/brushes
  • Body powder
  • Body lotion
  • Fleece throws
  • Tissues
  • Hand wipes
  • Deck of cards
  • Shampoo

  • Body wash
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Shaving cream
  • Disposable razors
  • Lip balm

Please consider including a personal note of thanks to the veteran who will receive the tote with your donations. If you are a company interested in making a bulk donation, we will be accepting logoed tote bags from corporate supporters in addition to the items listed above.

Items may be dropped off through September 7 at the following locations:

- Northeastern New York Chapter offices: 33 Everett Road, Albany, NY or 74 Warren Street, Glens Falls, NY

- Mid-Hudson Valley Chapter office: 4 Jefferson Plaza, Suite 302, Poughkeepsie, NY

- Mohawk Valley Chapter office: 1415 Genesee Street, Utica, NY

- North Country Chapter offices: 203 N. Hamilton Street, Watertown, NY or 26 Emory Street, Morrisonville, NY

- Fort Drum station: 10720 MT Belvedere Blvd, Clark Hall RM B1-35, Fort Drum, NY

For more information about the Totes of Hope campaign and other Red Cross services for military men and women, please contact Dianna Rios at 518-694-5160.