How You Can Help

Make a One-time Donation

**the Haven Project will not share or sell a donor’s personal information with anyone else, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations.

$50

  • Identification
  • Work boots needed for certain jobs
  • Monthly bus pass for initial job search
  • School supplies
  • Birthday/Christmas Presents (1 client)

$100

  • Move in kit
  • GED/Hiset Testing fee
  • Bike for transportation
  • Eyeglasses
  • Winter coat

Support us Monthly

*the Haven Project will not share or sell a donor’s personal information with anyone else, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations.

$25/monthly

  • Emergency transportation (5 clients)
  • Allows us to present in a public school raising awareness about the issues and solutions surrounding youth homelessness
  • Provides incentive for 1 client who attends 5 or more life skills classes
  • Allows us to attend state-wide meeting regarding legislative advocacy for homeless young adults

$50/monthly

  • Contributes to salary of Job Coach
  • Keeps our 24 hour emergency hotline for clients open
  • Covers cash cost of 50 meals
  • Pays for one day of case management
  • 2 people paying $50/month covers our drop in center internet costs

Donation process:

Donations are to be dropped off at 57 Munroe St., Lynn. Please text: 781-346-7029 when you are on your way and we will meet you at the door. Please contact us if you need to schedule at time to drop off outside our regular drop-off hours.

Drop off Hours:  

Tuesday-Friday 12-1pm and 6-7pm

Items We Need

The Haven Project provides emergency and transitional services to over 220 young adults each year.
We supply NEW items to clients to meet needs and celebrate successes – anything from emergency hygiene & health related items to supplies for their first apartment.

We Need: EMERGENCY ITEMS & BASIC NEEDS

  • Socks
  • Underwear (boxer shorts)
  • Deodorant
  • $5 gift cards for public transportation
  • Phone chargers
  • Prepackaged snacks, granola bars, juice boxes
  • Travel sized personal care items (shampoo, soap, toothbrushes, lotions, etc.)
  • $5 gift cards for meals (coffee/fast food)
  • Pharmacy gift cards for over the counter medicines
  • Laundry detergent – individual size
  • Razors
  • Chapstick
  • Combs & Hairbrushes

We Need: WORK RELATED ITEMS

  • Portfolios for resumes (or a gift card to Staples)
  • $75 gift card to Pennyworths for Work Boots
  • $25 gift card to Marshalls for New Work clothing
  • One monthly bus pass (or a $75 donation)

We Need: ROOM RENTAL KITS (Laundy basket filled with living essentials)

  • Twin sheet set
  • Pillow
  • Blanket
  • Small desk lamp
  • 2 towels
  • Saucepan with lid
  • Small Fry Pan
  • Laundry detergent
  • Cleaning supplies: sponge, glass cleaner, floor cleaner, small broom/dustpan, bleach wipes, etc.
  • Small Trash bin

We Need: BIRTHDAY AND HOLIDAY GIFTS

  • Headphones
  • Movie tickets
  • Plain undershirts
  • Full sized candy bars
  • $10 giftcards to fastfood restaurants, grocery stores, or popular clothing stores