Donor Services


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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceBethesda House accepts donations of food, clean gently used clothing, hygiene items (shampoo, soap, deodorant, etc.) blankets, towels, bedding, and craft materials. Coats, gloves, boots, long underwear, socks and hats are needed in winter. Call for further information regarding acceptable items.
Geographical AreaSchenectady County
Public TransportationYes
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureAnne McGhee, Program Director
Melissa Zampino, Day Program Supervisor
Tammara France, Administration Assistant,
Intake RequirementsThrough case managementand food pantry intake. IDs required for all eligibleparticipants in certain services, County benefit ID; driver's license; non-driver's identification card.
Documents RequiredSchenectady County Benefit Identification Identification Card
Driver's License, Non-driver's identification card
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityReferrals preferred, emergency needs accepted. Walk-in for daily meal, hospitality center,weekly clothing access, and food pantry. social work, mental health services, emergency case management, basic living needs. Referrals for services including emergency needs accepted,
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 9:00 am-11:30 am, 1:00 pm-4:30 pm
Contact Information
Contact's Name Kimarie A. Sheppard
Physical Site Address 1 834 State Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Schenectady, NY 12307
Main Phone 518-374-7873 Administrative
Fax 518-374-5133 FAX
Service Location Email Via website
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Program: DONATION PROGRAMS
This Service: Donor Services
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Bedding/Linen Donation Programs (TI-1800.3000-100)
Clothing Donation Programs (TI-1800.1500)
Food Donation Programs (TI-1800.2000)
Personal/Grooming Supplies Donation Programs (TI-1800.6700)
Winter Clothing Donation Programs (TI-1800.1500-870)