Charities In The Glens Falls Region
Help Those In Need This Season
Looking to spread cheer beyond your family, friends, and loved ones during the holidays? There are many different ways you can give back, including helping various charities, participating in food drives, and more. Take a look at the options and offer a helping hand this season!
Charity Fundraisers and Events
Local and Regional Charities
Double H Ranch - The Double H Ranch located in beautiful Lake Luzerne is a nonprofit organization that provides a Summer Residential Camp, an Adaptive Winter Sports Program, spring and fall family programming, and more to children dealing with life-threatening illnesses. All programs are FREE of charge and capture the magic of the Adirondacks.
97 Hidden Valley Road, Lake Luzerne, NY 12846
The Open Door - The Open Door is a Christian Ministry dedicated to reaching out and serving the needs of the homeless and less fortunate of our community regardless of race, color, creed or sexual orientation. One way this is accomplished is through the provision of nutritious meals served in a welcoming environment.
47 Lawrence Street, Glens Falls, NY 12801
The WAIT House of Glens Falls, NY - The WAIT House provides stability to youth who present themselves as homeless. This is accomplished through the immediate provision of coordinated services; reunification of families where appropriate; and the provision of supervised emergency and transitional housing, with the goal of personal responsibility and self-sufficiency.
10-12 Wait Street, Glens Falls, NY 12801
The Salvation Army - The traditional red kettle is an integral part of the Christmas scene, with millions of dollars donated each year to aid needy families, seniors, and the homeless, in keeping with the spirit of the season. Donations provide Christmas dinners, clothing, and toys for families in need.
13-15 Chester Street, Glens Falls, NY 12801
Disabled American Veterans - This nonprofit organization is dedicated to the service of our nation's injured heroes. DAV is here to help them and to ensure that they are not alone on their road to recovery. The organization links vets with services that assist them with physical, emotional, and financial needs. DAV helps service-injured veterans with job training and connects them with job assistance programs. The foundation also gives emergency grants to ill and injured veterans who have been impacted by natural disasters.
PO Box 163, Glens Falls, NY 12801
The American Red Cross of Northeastern New York- The Red Cross exists to provide compassionate care to those in need. Our network of generous donors, volunteers, and employees share a mission of preventing and relieving suffering, here at home and around the world, through five key service areas: Disaster Relief, supporting America's Military Families, Lifesaving Blood, Health and Safety Services, and International Services.
American Red Cross of Glens Falls
74 Warren Street, Glens Falls, NY 12801
MITO Hope and Help - The program is dedicated to raising awareness of mitochondrial diseases and is committed to funding local appropriate medical care and support services for MITO patients of all ages.
33 Milton Street, Warrensburg, NY
WWAARC - The Warren, Washington & Albany Counties chapter of NYSARC serves people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities and their families. Their vision is to support and empower families and people with development disabilities so they may realize their full potential in our communities.
436 Quaker Road, Queensbury, NY 12804
Cornerstone Soup Kitchen and Food Pantry - If you have food items to donate, contact the Cornerstone Soup Kitchen and Food Pantry at the phone number provided.
293 1/2 Main Street, Hudson Falls, NY 12839
Operation Santa Claus - Operation Santa Claus is a local, non-profit organization that provides food and clothing for children in need. The organization is always accepting donations and volunteers.
PO Box 707, Hudson Falls, NY 12839
Toys For Tots - The mission of the Toys for Tots Program is to collect new, unwrapped toys during October, November and December each year, and distribute those toys as holiday gifts to needy children in the community in which the campaign is conducted.
3033 St. Rt. 4, Hudson Falls, NY 12839
Make-A-Wish Northeast New York Chapter -
The Make-A-Wish Foundation grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy. The Northeast New York chapter serves the 15 counties that comprise the 518 area code.
3 Washington Square, Albany, NY 12205
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- The Great Upstate Boat Show In Queensbury NY
Dreaming of summer fun out on the water? Tubing, fishing, or simply cruising and enjoying your surroundings? Then get prepared for the 2017 boating season and visit the Great Upstate Boat Show!
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- The 2017 Glens Falls Brewfest
The Glens Falls Brewfest is a beer, wine, and cider tasting event that draws the best of the best local, regional, and national breweries, wineries, and cideries. This year the event will be held on April 1 and is conveniently located at the Queensbury Hotel!
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- The Rotary 5K & Corporate Challenge
Calling on all runners and walkers! The Glens Falls Rotary annually hosts a 5K road race in April each year. The race is held at the SUNY Adirondack campus on Bay Road in Queensbury, and the course is mostly flat and fast with just one small hill. This year the club has selected the Chapman Historical Museum and the Greater Glens Falls Senior Citizen Center to be the beneficiaries of the event.
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- 7th Annual Winter Raptor Fest in Greenwich, NY
Experience the wonder of flight when Friends of the IBA's 7th annual Winter Raptor Fest returns to the Washington County Fairgrounds on May 13 & 14. Exciting Live Bird of Prey programs introduce you to many of our native owls, hawks and falcons, including some of our most endangered species!
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- 13th Annual Tour of the Battenkill
The 13th Annual Tour of the Battenkill is America's largest one-day Pro/Am cycling race. Cyclists compete over 65+ miles of rolling terrain on both dirt and paved roads as they travel through the world famous Battenkill Valley. Set in early spring, the race courses includes covered bridges, family farms, and rural villages along the many challenging backcountry roads that traverse Southern Washington County, New York.
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