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This is a list of local organizations seeking help this holiday season:

Center for Family Development, outpatient mental health and recovery services, needs toys, clothes, gifts for children, gift certificates for holiday meals. Send donations to 1258 High St., Eugene, 97401. Call 342-8437.

Christians Addressing Family Abuse, education and mental health services for families affected by domestic violence, needs Christmas gifts for children. Send donations to 921 Country Club Road, Suite 222, Eugene, 97401. Call 686-6000.

Coburg Community Grange, community support services, needs cash, food, children's toys for holiday baskets. Send donations to P.O. Box 8041, Coburg, 97408. Call 343-0381 or 228-1502.

Always Birds First Rescue, advocates for abused exotic birds, needs cash, cages and bird stands, foster families. Send donations to 1925 Ruskin St., Eugene, 97402. Call 461-5851 or 461-7099.

Senior Meals Program, meals and companionship for seniors, needs musical and miscellaneous entertainment, table decorations, gift bags, volunteers. Send donations to 1015 Willamette St., Eugene, 97401. Call 682-4483.

Meals on Wheels, provider of meals to homebound seniors, needs small gift items, volunteers. Send donations to P.O. Box 11336, Eugene, 97440-3536. Call 682-4378.

First Book Eugene/ Springfield, provider of books to low-income children, needs cash for books. Send donations to 225 Fifth St., Springfield, 97477. Call 484-1466.

Head Start, preschool for low-income children, needs new educational toys and books. Send donations to 221 B St., Springfield, 97477. Call 747-2425.

Looking Glass Youth & Family Services, support for at-risk families, needs cash, hooded sweatshirts, sports equipment, day planners, gift certificates, food, household goods. Send donations to 72B Centennial Loop, Suite 2, Eugene, 97401, or donate online at Call 686-2688.

Oregon Pacific Chapter of the American Red Cross, disaster relief, education and community services, needs cash, new clothing, volunteers. Send donations to 862 Bethel Drive, Eugene, 97402. Call 344-5244.

Alder Street Residence, housing and medication management for mentally ill men, needs cash, gift certificates for new shoes and clothes, ham dinners. Send donations to 1774 Alder St., Eugene, 97401. Call 683-7532.

Pearl Buck Center Families with Special Needs Program, support for people with developmental disabilities, needs cash, gift cards from grocery and department stores, new toys, clothing, books, checks made out to SUB and EWEB, toiletries, diapers. Send donations to 5100 W. Amazon Drive, Eugene, 97405. Call 345-8506.

Birth to Three, support for parents of infants to age 3, needs cash, diapers, slings, pacifiers and bus tokens. Send donations to 86 Centennial Loop, Eugene, 97401. Call 349-7784.

Project Reindeer, Cascade Middle School, food boxes for families, needs cash to purchase food. Send donations to 1525 Echo Hollow Road, Eugene, 97402. Call 689-0641.

Sponsors Inc., transitional services for ex-offenders, needs twin sheets, pillow cases, blankets and towels, men's and women's clothing, household items. Send donations to 1756 Willamette St., Eugene, 97401. Call 485-8341.

EC Cares, services to parents with children birth to 5, needs cash, sweat pants for children, art supplies, educational toys. Send donations to 2325 Oak St., Florence, 97439. Call (541) 997-1513.

Lane Community College baseball and soccer programs, college sports opportunities for men and women, needs cash to run programs. To donate, go to athletic/baseball.htm. Call 463-5599.

FISH Inc., food boxes, clothes and medication for needy, needs nonperishable food, clothing, cash. Call 689-9750.

SCAR/Jasper Mountain, foster care support, needs clothing for children and teens, toys, games, sports equipment, CD players, CDs, toiletries, books. Send donations to any Les Schwab tire store. Call 746-3376.

Home Instead Senior Care, holiday gifts for low-income seniors, needs gifts and volunteers. Send donations to 149 W. 12th Ave., Suite 110, Eugene, 97401. Call 485-2273.

HIV Alliance, support for individuals and families living with HIV/AIDS, need $5 and $10 gift cards, food, toys, warm clothes. Send donations to 1966 Garden Ave., Eugene, 97403. Call 342-5088

Friends of Springfield Public Library, public outreach on behalf of the library, needs resellable books, CDs and videotapes. Send donations to 225 Fifth St., Springfield, 97477. Call 741-8830

Eugene Mission, provides food, clothing and shelter to the homeless, needs food for Christmas dinner, gifts, warm clothes, toiletries. Send donations to 1542 W. First St., Eugene, 97402. Call 344-3251.

Cascadia Wildlands Project, forest conservation, needs cash, reams of paper (100 percent recycled), G4 Mac Computer. Go to Call 434-1463.

Bridgeway House, serves people with autism and their families, needs cash, toys, newer computer. Send donations to 996 Jefferson St., Eugene, 97402. Go to Call 345-0805.

Greenhill Humane Society, cares for homeless animals, needs pet store gift certificates, cash, dog and cat food, Kuranda dog beds. Send donations to 88530 Greenhill Road, Eugene, 97402. Go to Call 689-1503.

Stewart Aquatic Center, warm-water therapeutic services, needs funding for low-income clients ($25 for five swims). 3575 Donald St., Suite 210, Eugene, 97405. Go to Call 344-2247 or 686-9290.

Cascade Medical Team, medical care to Guatemala's indigenous population, needs cash. Send donations to P.O. Box 528, Eugene, 97440. Call 484-6868.

Relief Nursery, child abuse prevention and intervention services for families with children birth to 5, needs cash, nonperishable food baskets, twin sheets, children's clothing (call for specific needs). Send donations to 1720 W. 25th Ave., Eugene, 97405. Call 343-9706.

Kiwanis of Fern Ridge, food and cash for needy, seeks nonperishable food and cash for perishable items. Send donations to P.O. Box 858, Veneta, 97487. Call 935-5750 or 935-2556.

Toys for Tots, toys for low-income families, needs new toys and cash. Bring donations to any Eugene or Springfield fire station. Call 484-6244.

Southtowne Rotary, collects socks and underwear for low-income people, needs new socks and underwear. Send donations to any St. Vincent de Paul's location. Call 284-8101.

SHARE Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support, support for those who have lost a baby through miscarriage, stillbirth or newborn death, needs cash for care packages, bereavement materials and postage. Send donations to 1075 Washington St., Eugene, 97401. Call 284-2712.

Willamette Family Inc., substance abuse treatment for girls and women, needs infant and toddler items including clothes, diapers, new high chairs and car seats. Send donations to 687 Cheshire Ave., Eugene, 97402. Call 343-2993, Ext. 104.

Youths in Need, outdoor and recreational gear to social service agencies, needs new and used outdoor gear. Send donations to 1702 W. Second Ave., Unit A, Eugene, 97402. Call 686-0165.

Senior Connections, helps older adults with resources and services, needs cash, volunteers, nonperishable food. Send donations to 1015 Willamette St., Eugene, 97401. Call 682-4374.

S.A.N.T.A., toys, books and gifts for children birth to 17 in the Fern Ridge-Crow-Applegate- Lorane school districts, needs toys, books, games, sports equipment, CD players, Barbies, dolls. Send donations to P.O. Box 309, Veneta, 97487. Call 935-1995.

Lane Community College Foundation, provides financial aid for students, seeks cash for scholarships. Send donations to 4000 E. 30th Ave., Bldg. 3, Eugene, 97405.

Assistance League of Eugene, raises money for community programs that provide clothing and dental care for low-income students, Teddy bears to the Eugene Police Department, friendship to people in long-term care facilities, needs cash and merchandise for resale at Gently Used Thrift Shop. Send donations to 1149 Willamette St., Eugene, 97401. Call 485-3421.

Community Sharing of Cottage Grove, basic needs for low-income residents of south Lane County, needs cash and gifts for the Tree of Joy. Send donations to 1440 Birch St., Cottage Grove, 97424. Call 942-2176.

Siuslaw Outreach Services, 24-hour crisis, information and resources phone line and other services for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, needs grocery store gift cards, cash, volunteers. Send donations to 1576 W. 12th St., Florence, 97439. Call (541) 997-2816.

St. Vincent de Paul, provides Christmas holiday boxes to low-income people, needs turkeys for holiday meals. Send donations to 450 Highway 99N, Eugene, 97402. Call 342-0606.

Center for Community Counseling, affordable mental health care for low-income adults, needs gift certificates for family fun places such as move theaters, pools, bowling alleys and pottery-making stores, as well for pizza and burger restaurants. Send donations to 1465 Coburg Road, Eugene, 97401. Call 344-0620.

Willamette Leadership Academy, charter school focusing on leadership, needs cash to help with transportation costs, textbooks and operational expenses. Send donations to 87230 Central Road, Eugene, 97402. Call 935-6815.

India Partners, a Eugene-based, faith-based international relief and development agency working in India, needs cash to provide food, blankets, medicine and shelter to victims of the Oct. 8 quake in India and Pakistan. Send donations to 372 W. 12th Ave., Suite 4, Eugene, 97401. Go to or call 683-0696.

Mainstream Housing Inc., provides quality affordable housing for low-income disabled people, needs volunteers and cash. Send donations to 433 W. Eighth Ave., Unit 1E, Eugene, 97401. Call 484-4868.

Oregon Supported Living Program, provides residential services to adults with developmental disabilities, need gift cards, household supplies, games, bedding. Send donations to 1250 Charnelton St., Eugene, 97401. Call 343-4196.

Halfway House Services Inc., provides housing for adults with chronic and persistent mental illnesses, needs men's winter clothing, food, money, treats, gift certificates. Send donations to 910 Jefferson St., Eugene, 97402, or 1774 Alder St., Eugene, 97401. Call 686-8438 or 683-7532.

Florence Area Humane Society, provides shelter for homeless animals, spay and neuter program, veterinary care for low-income individuals and more, needs premium pet food, pet supplies, office supplies, cash. Send donations to 2840 North Rhododendron Drive, Florence, 97439. Call (541) 997-4277.

Shelter Care's Uhlhorn Program, assist residents with traumatic brain injuries, needs cash and grocery and department store gift certificates. Send donations to 689 W. 13th Ave., Eugene, 97402. Call 345-4244.

FOOD for Lane County, solicits, grows and collects food for the hungry, needs turkeys, hams, chickens, cash, volunteers. Send donations to 770 Bailey Hill Road, Eugene, 97402. Go to Call 343-2822, Ext. 330.

Lane County Health and Human Services Senior Dinner, Christmas dinner for seniors, needs cash, gift certificates, gifts. Send donations to 125 E. Eighth Ave., Eugene, 97401. Call 515-9600.

Street Ministry, food, clothing, entertainment, religious services, needs volunteers, cash, food, toiletries. Send donations to 240 Invington Drive or cash to 4720 Thunderbird. Call 520-4597 or 517-9688.

Rose's Diner, collects clothing and school supplies for Holly St. Head Start, needs underwear, socks, sweatshirts, sweat pants for kids ages 3 to 5. Send donations to 207 South A St., Springfield, 97477, or drop off Wednesday through Sunday, 4 a.m. to 7 p.m. Call 747-9482.

Camp Fire USA, Wilani Council, youth organization and camp for K-12 students, needs heavy-duty riding lawn mower and brush hog. Call 342-6338.

Be Real Recovery Homes, lodging for recovering addicts, needs Christmas tree, gifts, household items, cash. Send donations to 524 Kodiak St., Eugene, 97401. 606-9220.

Lane Independent Living Alliance, helps disabled people with access to employment and community resources, needs laptops, cash. Send donations to 99 W. 10th Ave., Suite 117, Eugene, 97401. Call 689-4297.
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Date:Dec 4, 2005
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