your support is vital

Please join us in our efforts to provide shelter and supportive services to homeless and nearly homeless children and adults.

Financial Donations

No donation is too small and all donations are tax-deductible. Safe Harbour is a 501 (c) 3 organization.

Donations can be made in person or by mail. Receipts for donations will be sent to you via mail.

Mail donations to Safe Harbour, 102 W. High St. Carlisle, PA 17013-2972

Donations may also be securely made online via PAYPAL using your credit card. You do not need a PayPal account to make a donation! PayPal will email you a donation receipt. Simply click below and go directly to our PayPal page.

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Food & Product Donation Update-Fall 2022

Donations from the community are welcome and appreciated, by appointment. To follow social distancing protocols, please notify Safe Harbour of your intent to make a donation; we can then set up a time to retrieve your donation from the front of our 102 West High Street building.

Simply call to set a time, drop your donation at the front door and staff will bring it inside for distribution to our residents.

Our immediate needs include:

Personal Care Items

Hairspray & haircare products (gel, mousse, etc.)


Body Wash

Children/baby care products-wash, lotion, diaper cream, powder

Mouthwash (no alcohol)

Baby Powder/Cornstarch Powder

Toothbrush cases


Sheets (Full & Twin sets only)

Crib Sheets

Towels – Bath Towels, Hand Towels & Wash Cloths


Non-perishable foods, microwavable meals-soup, tuna, chili, stew, etc.

Boxed and Shelf-stable food

Fresh fruit

Cleaning Products

All-purpose cleaner for counters/windows, etc.

Items for Sailour, our Shelter Dog:

Milkbone biscuits

Household items:

New or gently used (working) microwave ovens

Year-round Greeting cards-Birthday, etc.

New twin size mattresses

Gift Cards:

Gas Cards in $10 increments (Sheetz, Turkey Hill, Rutters, etc.)

Visit our Amazon Wishlist for an easy way to donate our most needed items.


Donate used clothing to our Community Aid Bins to support Safe Harbour*

*If bins are full please do NOT put items outside of the bin, this is considered dumping.

When items are left out in the elements, they are unable to be accepted by Community Aid and are sent to a landfill.

Current Bin Locations:

  • Arooga’s Grille House and Sports Bar – Route 22/Allentown Blvd. – Harrisburg
  • Engenuity – 180 Silver Spring Rd, Mechanicsburg

Thank you for your support!