Financial donations are VITAL to funding our services for victims of domestic violence and their families.
Each year, we must raise about one-quarter of our budget from individuals and donor groups.
Simply put, our work is not possible without YOUR support.

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You can contribute securely using your PayPal account or credit card.

 Checks can be made payable to Prudence Crandall Center and mailed directly to:

Prudence Crandall Center
594 Burritt Street
New Britain, CT 06053
To make a recurring monthly donation, click the “donate” button above, and check “make this a monthly donation” on the first page.

For questions or for further information about contributing, please contact Carolyn Jasper, Development Director, at
(860) 259-3817 or


Prudence Crandall Center is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization and
therefore your contributions are fully tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Click here for other ways to contribute financially.


Donate Goods

In response to COVID-19, we are currently not accepting donations at this time
unless specifically coordinated with and approved by Development staff.
If this message is still on the site, we are still closed for donations unless as specified below.
Please follow us on Facebook and check back for updates. 
Please contact Carolyn Jasper, Development Director, at (860) 259-3817 or
if you would like to donate an essential item (hand sanitizer, toilet paper, etc.).

Our standard donation guidelines: 

Due to limited storage, we can only accept donations of new, unused items at this time.  We appreciate your understanding. Many of the people in our program leave their personal belongings behind or take only essential items when they flee unsafe environments. Your In-kind gifts give us the ability to provide them with the items they could not bring with them.


Please call (860) 860-259-3824 in advance to check on our current needs & arrange for drop-off of all future donations.


The following items are typically in need year round.  Please call in advance to determine specific needs before purchasing new items:

  • New socks of all sizes from infant-men’s and everything in between
  • New underwear of all sizes
  • New twin size sheets
  • New pillows
  • New towels
  • Laundry detergent
  • New silverware
  • Dish washing soap
  • Cleaning supplies (sprays, sponges, gloves, bathroom cleaner, etc.)
  • Toilet paper
  • Paper towels
  • Baby wipes
  • New pajamas all sizes
  • Diapers size 4/5/6 and pull up’s