How to Help

These are the primary ways you can support the Poverello House of Tucson. We also encourage you to come and visit to see exactly what we do. 221 E. Lee St. Tucson, AZ 85705 (Wednesday – Sunday, 9:00am to 2:00pm)

Volunteer

​We currently need volunteers to check guests in and serve them food. Volunteers also need to monitor the shower area and washing machines. All volunteer duties are outside. Interested persons should call Jeanette at 909.446.5469 or email tucsonpoverello@gmail.com.

Monetary Donations

Our operating costs are roughly $8,000/month. All donations go directly towards rent, utilities, supplies and food. You can make a one time donation or set up a monthly contribution. Any and all support is greatly appreciated!

You can also mail a check payable to “Poverello House of Tucson” to Poverello House of Tucson, P. O. Box 50782, Tucson, AZ 85703. 

Join Our Email List

When you join our email list, you’ll receive our newsletter and stay up to date on what is happening at Poverello House of Tucson including events, raffles and volunteer opportunities.

Clothing Donations

We are in need of men’s belts, t-shirts and jeans (size 28 – 38 new or used).  Call 520.624.0589 to schedule a donation drop-off.

Consider organizing a drive at your church, organization or other group to collect new socks and underwear as well as gently used, clean jeans, shirts, backpacks and sleeping bags. Contact Anne at 520.908.7239 for more information.

Food Donations

If you would like to bring something for the men to enjoy, healthy protein snacks are always welcome. We recommend that they be store bought, individually wrapped, and easily portable in a backpack.

Some suggestions include: Chicken/Tuna (cans with pull tab lids or single serving pouches), Meat Jerky, Protein Bars, Trail Mix in Small Containers, Peanut Butter Squeeze Packs, Nut butters, Individual Hummus packs with Pita Chips, Vienna sausages, Individual Fresh Fruit Cups and Cheese Sticks.

Call 520.624.0589 to schedule a donation drop-off.

Thank You Volunteers!
We Couldn’t Do It Without You!

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Our volunteers donate lunch 240 days each year

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​​ It takes over ​2,500 volunteer hours ​to provide our services each year

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We have 42 active volunteer Lunch-makers

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Poverello House of Tucson
Phone: 520.624.0589
Street: 221 E. Lee St. Tucson, AZ 85705
Mail: PO Box 50782, Tucson, AZ 85703
Hours: Wed - Sun, 8:00am to 1:00pm

Guests: Please c​all 520.624.0589 to reserve a space​.​

Clothing donations: Call 520.624.0589 to schedule a donation drop-off. Thank you for your generosity!