We are looking to enlist the help of 1 million friends.  If Mary’s Shelter had 1 million FRIENDS who DONATED $1 each year – we could continue to grow, expand and help young people in our community.

It’s simple. Donate online or send $1(or more) in the envelope – THEN MORE IMPORTANTLY -  forward this information to everyone in your email address book, post on Facebook, get creative and ask them to share our story as well!

 

One million friends – $1 – and MILLIONS OF LIVES CAN BE CHANGED



As we all continue to navigate these unusual times, the decision has been made to only accept new or gently used children's clothing – sizes newborn to 5T. And new or gently used Maternity clothing. If possible, the gently used clothing should be washed prior to making the donation. Drop off days are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Simply place the items in or on top of the grey donation bin at the front door and ring the doorbell – someone will retrieve the clothing when you have returned to your car. If you would like a tax receipt for the donation, please include your name, home address or email address with the clothing and we will provide the receipt.


We will not be accepting used: adult clothing, household items, furniture or toys until sometime in 2021. We thank you in advance for your understanding.



View Our Heroes & Helpers

2020 Graduation Video







CELEBRATING 25 YEARS
of supporting young families in our community

Mary’s Shelter would like to THANK everyone who has supported our programs, our young mothers, babies and now the teens as they work toward building a brighter, safer and more secure future.

  • TEMPORARY HOUSING
  • EDUCATION
  • AVAILABLE SERVICES

The United Way Campaign is underway!

Did you know you can designate your United Way gift to Mary's Shelter? As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, Mary's Shelter is an eligible agency for your United Way contribution. When filling out your pledge form or using the United eWay electronic system, enter the

Donor Choice Code

  • CFC Number 64600
  • Greater Lehigh Valley – 91563
  • Greater Philadelphia & Southern NJ – 1482652
  • Capitol Region – 187286
  • Chester County – 194852
  • North Penn – 186682
  • Lancaster County – write in – Mary's Shelter

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