Collection to benefit CASPAR:
Men and women's winter clothing, linens, and towels
Monday, December 2 - Monday, December 16
Please drop off gently used clothing, linens, and towels. Larger sizes especially needed.
Items collected during this drive will be donated to CASPAR Emergency Services Center. CASPAR is an MIT community partner and provides services to those affected by substance abuse disorders in Cambridge and Somerville.
Secret Santa for Seniors gift collection
Monday, November 25 - Monday, December 16
We've partnered with the MIT Office of Government and Community Relations and the Cambridge Police Department to organize a Secret Santa for Seniors who live in Cambridge. Would your department like to participate in this collection? We can provide a tote for your department and we'll pick up the items from your department.
Donation suggestions: socks, slippers, hats and gloves, sweaters, Boston sports items, blankets, bathrobes, dish towels, large print books, gift cards, chocolate, tea, jams, crackers, hard candy, lip balm, cough drops, candy canes. All NEW items, please. Gifts do not need to be gift wrapped.
Used book fair (8th Annual)
Friday, November 15, 9am-5pm and
Monday, November 18, 9am-4pm
Bush Room (Bldg. 10-105) and Lobby 10
Thank you book donors and buyers! The book sale raised $2,500 this year to benefit the MIT Community Service Fund and United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley. We hope to see you next year!
Cell phone donation: Ongoing collection
Drop off or send your used cell phone to the Community Services Office, Room E38-234. Proceeds from the donations help support the Boston Area Rape Crisis Center (BARCC), which provides free, comprehensive services to survivors of sexual violence. To date, MIT has donated 250 cell phones.