In 2006, United Way of Greater Atlanta’s Shoebox Project was launched as a campaign to collect shoeboxes filled with toiletries for men, women and children in need throughout Greater Atlanta. More than 13 years later, Shoebox Project has been adopted by United Ways and is making an unbelievable impact in the lives of people across the country.
Fill it with new unopened items.
Shampoo, deodorant, soap, toothbrush, toothpaste, lotion, hair comb/brush, sun protector, lip balm, adhesive bandages, hand towels, antibiotic ointment, socks, tampons, panty liners, travel size water bottles, rain ponchos, resealable zipper storage bags, prepaid phone cards.
Medicine, food, sewing kits, used or opened items
On your behalf, we will create personal care packages to be distributed to men, women, and children experiencing homelessness. Every $20 fills one box.