MCCNY Charities

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MCCNY Charities, Inc. encompasses the social service ministries of Metropolitan Community Church of New York (MCCNY). Through providing social services for the homeless and the hungry, including people living with HIV/AIDS, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and intersex (LGBTQI) youth, and building a sense of community, MCCNY Charities, Inc. furthers the broader mission of MCCNY in bringing the world to a just and right relationship. MCCNY Charities operates a shelter for LGBTQI homeless youth (Sylvia's Place) and the Sylvia Rivera Food Pantry, which provides free groceries to low-income and HIV+ New Yorkers. They also host a number of additional services including a free health clinic for LGBTQI individuals and an expanded syringe access program.

donateNYC Partner Fact: In 2017, the Sylvia Rivera Food Pantry served over 7,000 bags of food (equal to over 35,000 meals).


Accepted Donations:

  • Shoes/Footwear
  • Household Goods
  • Small Appliances
  • Video Games
  • Building & Construction Materials
  • Bedding & Linens
  • Art Supplies
  • Children's Products
  • Infant/Toddler Products
  • Fabric & Textiles
  • Food
  • Electronics
  • Computers & Peripherals
  • Clothing Accessories
  • Clothing: All Types (Women, Men, & Children)

Donations Not Accepted:

Pick-Up Service: No

Location & Contact

446 West 36th Street
New York, NY 10018