Another great way to support Family Tree is by hosting a drive, which is a unique way for individuals and groups to give back to their community.

How Can I Help? 

Calling all community partners! Currently, Family Tree’s most pressing needs are non-perishable food, bottled water and full-sized hygiene items. Host a food drive or hygiene product drive to help us fill this pressing need. 

Scan the list below for a complete list of drives that help fill needs within Family Tree’s programs. 


Raise funds (cash & check) with your friends, co-workers or community group to allow for flexibility and a dynamic response to whatever current needs arise.

- FOOD DRIVE (anytime)

Collect unopened, non-perishable, unexpired food for distribution to those we serve.

- HYGIENE DRIVE (anytime)

Collect full-sized unopened, unexpired shampoo & conditioner (for all hair types), body wash, lotion, deodorant, toothbrushes, toothpaste and shaving supplies.    

- GIFT CARD DRIVE (anytime)

Gift cards give our clients the freedom to purchase what they need most. Suggested gift cards - Walmart, King Soopers, Visa, Mastercard, Uber, Lyft and gas cards. 

*Please attach a gift receipt with the amount for each gift card*

- SHELTER DRIVE (anytime) 

Donate unopened, unexpired hygiene items, non-perishable food, bedding & linens, cleaning supplies and gift cards.

*Please attach a gift receipt with the amount for each gift card*

- BABY DRIVE (anytime)

Collect diapers, pull-ups, formula, baby bottles, new car seats, strollers and portable playpens.


Help minimize the transportation barrier by collecting RTD passes, gift cards for gas stations, King Soopers, Walmart, Uber or Lyft.

*Please attach a gift receipt with the amount for each gift card*


Collect new school supplies, backpacks, lunch boxes and water bottles.


Collect new coats, jackets, hoodies, socks, underwear, hats, blankets, gloves, hand warmers, and long underwear.


Donate holiday meals, gift cards, household items, arts & crafts, STEM toys, Bluetooth speakers, earbuds, and gaming headphones.

*Please attach a gift receipt with the amount for each gift card*

*Family Tree ONLY collects NEW items and unexpired food and hygiene products

 For more detailed wish lists and donation drive support, please contact Cindy Gillings.

Check out our Donation Drive Toolkit