For thousands of children across New Jersey, the Halloween traditions of costumes, candy and trick-or-treating are anything but magical. For these children, Halloween costumes often don’t make the list of essentials in the family budget. Halloween carnivals, trick-or-treating and the possibility of being your favorite super hero – even for a night – all disappear when you don’t have a costume. Help Jersey Cares bring imaginations and magic to life for children living in New Jersey by collecting new and gently used Halloween costumes.
As a collection site, you will have the opportunity to provide youth between the ages of 0-14 with the chance to enjoy a fun and festive Halloween! Jersey Cares appreciates all donations; however, we only accept new and/or gently used costumes. Please refrain from donating stained or torn costume items.
Items accepted for the Halloween Costume Drive Include:
- New or gently used costumes (ages 0-14)
- Halloween masks
- Costume accessories
- Unused Halloween face make-up
- Candy pails or treat bags
Donations may be dropped off September 10th through October 24th between 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday - Friday.
Delivery Address and Instructions:
Please call Vanessa or Meagan at (973) 533-1993 before arriving to be directed to our loading dock for delivery assistance.
If you would like to mail us your donations, please send them to the address listed above.
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Pick-Up Address and Instructions:
Please call Vanessa or Meagan at (973) 533-1993 before arriving for your scheduled pick-up and to be directed to our loading dock for delivery assistance.