We gratefully accept donations of food, money, recycling, volunteer time, furniture, household items, clean clothing, medical equipment, vehicles, stock, estates and trusts. All gifts are tax deductible; Grey Bears is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation, FEIN#: 94-2298681.
Your donation helps us deliver 2.5 million pounds of groceries each year to seniors who need it most.
Mail a check or donate in person
Donations are accepted at our main Chanticleer office, Monday – Friday, 8am – 3:45pm, or by calling 831-479-1055 ext. 221.
2710 Chanticleer Ave
Santa Cruz CA 95065
Food donations & gleaning
Estate or tangible donations
Donations of tangible items for our thrift store (clothing, furniture, housewares, books, etc.) are accepted Mon-Sat, 10am-2pm. Donations of computers, appliances, electronics, TVs, audio-video gear, etc. (working or not), and general recycling are accepted every day from 7:30am-3:45pm at our Chanticleer recycling center.
Donate your vehicle
Other giving options
Click here to find out the many ways you can make a difference by volunteering at Grey Bears.
Give services and equipment