General Donations

Sarah’s Circle is a 501(c)(3) organization, making  your contributions tax deductible. Donations can be made securely online through the paypal link above or mailed to: Sarah’s Circle, 4838 N. Sheridan, Chicago, IL 60640. If you would prefer to make a credit card donation over the phone or have further questions, please contact Sarah's Circle at 773.728.1014. 

Donations to Our Fruits & Vegetables Project

Thanks to the efforts of a dedicated volunteer, the women served at Sarah's Circle enjoy fresh produce with their meals. The fruits and vegetables are purchased weekly at a local farmers' market and delivered to our cook.  We are in need of sponsors for this program.  Please consider subscribing or donating to the Fruits and Vegetables Project.

Honor and Memorial Donations

Honor and Memorial gifts are given in recognition of someone special, an achievement, or the commemoration of a loved one. Acknowledgement is sent to your honoree or your designated recipient informing them of your generous gift. Make your honorarium or memorial gift securely online now by clicking the donate button above, designate your contribution "In Honor" or "In Memory" of someone, and let us know who to notify.

In-kind Donations

Sarah’s Circle accepts in-kind donations of toiletries, books, and art supplies. We are currently in need of the items listed below. Items marked with an (*) are in high need or need to be replenished regularly.

• Incontinence Pads (Poise Pads) *
• Incontinence Underwear (size large) *
• Toothpaste (travel size) *
• Mouthwash (travel size) *
• Deodorant (travel size) *
• New Twin Size Bed Sheets or Linen *
• Shampoo (travel size) *
• Conditioner (travel size) *
• Hand Sanitizer *
• Vitamins (Multi and C) *
• Ibuprofen or Acetaminophen *
• Razors *
• Ventra Cards (1,3,7 day passes)
• Toothbrushes
• Bath Towels
• Washcloths
• New or slightly used backpacks or tote bags
• Chapstick
• Vaseline
• Toilet Paper
• Sunscreen
• Costume Jewelry
• New or slightly used shoes (larger sizes needed)
• New Socks (larger sizes needed)
• New Underwear (larger sizes needed)

We request that you drop off donations Monday - Friday between 9:30am - 5pm, except holidays. Our office is located at 4838 N. Sheridan Road. If you need assistance carrying donations upstairs, please give us a call when you are approaching and we will send someone down to help. If you have any questions, please contact us at (773) 728-1014, ext 314 to inquire about your donation. Thank you!


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Please visit our volunteer or internships pages to learn more about the many ways you can directly impact the women of Sarah’s Circle.


Sarah’s Circle is a refuge for women who are homeless or in need of a safe space. By providing life necessities, housing, case management, clinical and social services, we encourage women to empower themselves by rebuilding both emotionally and physically; realizing their unique potential.

Sarah's Circle

4838 N. Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: 773-728-1991

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