Library Accepting New and Unused Donations for the Community

November 06, 2023 | By Baltimore County Public Library

This holiday season, let's make the spirit of generosity shine brighter than ever in our community. We are accepting donations of new and unused items for families in need from Monday, November 13, through Wednesday, December 20. Donations can be dropped off during regular business hours—Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and at select branches on Sundays, 1 to 5 p.m.

Acceptable Donations

Donations will be delivered to the following nonprofit organizations in time for the holiday season. If you have questions about the collection or the organization’s specific needs, you should call your local branch directly.

Benefiting Organization Items to Donate Donation Branch

St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church

New toys for all ages


Baltimore County Department of Recreation and Parks                                  New toys for all ages

Sollers Point        

Community Assistance Network at Eastern Family Resource Center     
  • Baby items (larger size diapers and wipes)
  • New toys for all ages
  • Toiletries (deodorant, soap, toothbrush)
  • Towels and Washcloths
  • Twin bed sheets
  • Perry Hall
  • Rosedale
  • White Marsh
Hereford Food Bank and Baltimore North County Cluster Food Bank
  • New toys for all ages
  • Winter gear
  • NO food items


Family Crisis Center Baltimore County
  • Alarm clocks
  • Fleece blankets
  • Travel-size toiletries (soap, lotion, mouthwash, toothbrush, toothpaste, etc.)

North Point 

Prologue, Inc.     

New toys for all ages


Community Crisis Center 
  • New toys for all ages
  • Toiletries (deodorant, soap, toothbrush)
  • Winter gear
  • Owings Mills
  • Pikesville
  • Reisterstown
Night of Peace New toys for all ages


Toys for Tots

New toys for all ages

  • Arbutus
  • Lansdowne
Turnaround, Inc. 
  • Children's clothing 
  • New toys for all ages
  • Nonperishable food items
  • Toiletries (deodorant, soap, toothbrush)
  • Loch Raven
  • Parkville-Carney
  • Towson
St. Gabriel's Food Pantry 
  • Baby items (diapers and wipes)
  • Nonperishable food items
  • Toiletries (deodorant, soap, toothbrush)


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