Turn Kindness Into Action: Community Donation Drive

Donations Accepted at 10 County Library Branches

The County of San Diego Health & Human Services Agency is hosting a donation drive at 10 County Library branches from June 1 to June 15. Donations from community members can be dropped off at the following libraries: Santee, La Mesa, Lemon Grove, Bonita-Sunnyside, Imperial Beach, Encinitas, Solana Beach, Poway, San Marcos, Vista.

Through this effort, the County of San Diego is offering a way for the community to show kindness and get involved during a time of need. These supplies will support asylum-seekers across San Diego County.

What items are needed for the donation drive?

Only new and unopened items are requested. The following items are most in need:

  • Water
  • Electrolyte drinks
  • Baby formula
  • Pop-top canned food
  • Dry goods like granola bars, cereals
  • Shelf stable food for infants and toddlers
  • Squeezable food like apple sauce
  • Individual ready-to-eat tuna
  • Feminine hygiene items
  • Blankets
  • Body wipes
  • Baby wipes
  • Diapers
  • Toilet paper
  • Tarps
  • Ziploc bags
  • Trash bags