How can I get
added to your mailing list?
send out news updates about upcoming events. To
be added to our email distribution list, send an email
What is the best
time to drop off donations?
The best time is early
afternoon – from 1:30 to 2:30pm when the kitchen crew
is preparing the
afternoon meal. Late
between 4pm and 5pm is also good.
If you want to drop off things at other times,
please call ahead
at Dorothy Day House. Where can I park?
We now have a small
(3 car) lot at 8 Spring Street (on the other side of
towards downtown Danbury). Otherwise, you can
park is in the
at St Paul's Church at the end of Spring St.
Please do not
in front of the soup kitchen if you are staying more
than 15 minutes --
the signs say 15 minute parking and you may be
I have some
leftover food from a party. Can
use it at Dorothy Day House?
Cookies and non-temperature
sensitive food donations
are always welcome. If you have full trays of
food prepared by a
licensed food service establishment (ex restaurant or
has been kept under proper temperature control, then
we will be glad to
accept to accept it.
Do you take
clothing or furniture donations?
Dorothy Day House has
very limited storage space, so we are
unable to collect and distribute most clothing or
accept new socks and underwear, and hats, warm gloves,
jackets and scarves during the winter months.