For non-monetary gifts such as bequests, property, stock transfer or life insurance, contact Shahnit Shahzad at (505) 226-1700 ext. 219.

Send checks made payable to:

Heading Home
PO Box 27636
Albuquerque, NM 87125-7636

Host a Heading Home fundraising party or event at your home or place of business. Contact Shahnit Shahzad at (505) 344-2323 ext. 219 for more information.


It costs $17 a day to
keep the linens
at our shelter


It costs $163 a
month to provide
a hot cup of coffee
to our AOC

It costs $7 a day
to give two hot
meals to a


It costs $111.57
every day to heat
and cool the AOC


It costs $1,028 for
the first month
of housing for
a single

It costs $3,500
for furniture and
move-in services
for a family
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Please call Thomas Ruiz at (505) 344-2323 x 217 or email at for drop-off info or to schedule pick-up for larger items.

What’s needed:

  • Kitchen Supplies
  • Furniture, Cleaning Supplies (unused)
  • Toiletries
  • Linens
  • Street Outreach Supplies (such as healthy snacks, bottled water and sleeping bags)
  • Other Supplies (bike locks, bus passes, books)

Start your shopping at and select “Heading Home” as your charity of choice. First time logging in? You’ll be prompted to search for and select a charity. To change the charity you want to support or to see how much your Amazon shopping as generated in donations, click “Your AmazonSmile” under your account settings.


If your company participates in United Way workplace giving campaigns, you can designate your gift for Heading Home rather than making a general contribution to the community fund.


Government employees, ask your employer about the Combined Federal Campaign. Through the CFC, all government employees are eligible to deduct a portion of their paychecks to Heading Home. Our identification number is #69745.


Talk to your employer to see if they offer the option to set up charitable payroll deductions through Benevity. This way, you can automatically support Heading Home each time you get paid. Some businesses even offer to match employees’ gifts! 



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