Your Gift Saves LiveS
Contributions of in-kind gifts are a significant way to support Chrysalis Center. We welcome and are very appreciative of your support which helps assist our clients and families.
Any donation which is non-monetary is considered in-kind. This includes the following: toys, household items, holiday gifts, etc. These types of contributions allow us to reduce our program expenses by utilizing these donated items instead of using funds to buy items.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic our needs are greater than ever, as we keep our clients and families safe, fed and housed during this time of unprecedented crisis. Please consider donating non-perishable items most in need:
Canned Goods (soup, tuna fish, vegetables)
Pasta & Pasta Sauce
Healthy Cereal (Hot/Cold)
Peanut Butter & Jelly
Baby Items (formula, diapers & wipes)
Feminine Hygiene Products
Paper Products (toilet paper,
Toiletry Items (soap, shampoo, deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrushes)
Deliveries can be sent to: Chrysalis Center, 255 Homestead Ave, Hartford, CT 06112. or drop off M-F 9am-3pm.
Please call ahead at 860-263-4400 to let us know what time you are dropping off food, so we can make arrangements to meet you outside. We have also created Amazon “wish lists” for contactless delivery (see below).
THANK YOU in advance for your wonderful support!
Thank you for thinking of our clients! To make it easy for the community to help provide items our clients would benefit from, we created several “wish lists” on Amazon. Simply click on a list below to view/donate items.
All items are then directly shipped to Chrysalis Center. Click below:
To donate items contact Sarah Mitchell at firstname.lastname@example.org or (860) 263-4418 to arrange a drop off time. We welcome collection drives hosted by individuals, families, companies, community service, boy/girl scouts and Mitzvah projects! If you would like to host a drive, please contact Sarah Mitchell, Development Associate, at email@example.com or (860) 263-4418.
Chrysalis Center hosts fundraisers throughout the year which benefit all of our clients and families. As part of our events, we gratefully welcome donations for our silent and live auctions, including gift certificates to restaurants, sporting events, wineries, jewelry and other items. If you are interested in donating an item for one of our auctions, please contact Sarah Mitchell, Development Associate at firstname.lastname@example.org or (860) 263-4418.