Donate Now

Donating business services or goods is a great way to support our programs and help us build a world class agency that help us make a difference in the lives of those we serve.

We rely on the generosity of donors to fund our scholarship programs and fill gaps in funding programs.  One time gifts and ongoing donations help us make a difference in the lives of those we serve.   

Thank you for donating!

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Monetary Giving

All credit card transactions are securely processed through PayPal using Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Discover cards.

If you wish to donate by check or money order using regular mail, please mail your donation to New Opportunities Headquarters, ATTN: Donations. If you are making a donation to benefit a specific program or fundraiser, please include that information in the check memo field.

Donate In Memory or In Honor Of

All proceeds from your donation will be directed to your program of choice. Please note the program you are donating to and the individual the donation will be for in the Donation Description field (e.g. Donation to Meals on Wheels In Memory of John J. Smith).

Scholarship Fund Donation

New Opportunities scholarship funds have resulted in over $875,000 in local scholarship awards since 1985.  All proceeds from your contribution will be used to fund local scholarships. 

Program Donation

All proceeds from your contribution will be used to fund the program you specify. You will be able to specify the program during checkout.

Sponsor a Thanksgiving Meal

Your donation will help provide a nutritious Thanksgiving meal for a family living in the greater Meriden area this holiday season.  Donations are accepted year-round.

Donating Pet Food to Animeals

The Animeals program kindly accepts donations of pet food.  In the Waterbury area, pet food may be dropped off at the Naugatuck Senior Center (300 Meadow Street in Naugatuck); Middlebury Senior Center (1172 Whittemore Road in Middlebury); Woodbury Senior Center (265 Main Street South in Woodbury); Prospect Senior Center (6 Center Street in Prospect); Southbury Senior Center (561 Main Street South in Southbury); and at New Opportunities Senior Nutrition Services located at 232 North Elm Street in Waterbury.

For more information, call Senior Nutrition Services at (203) 757-7738 or email Nutrition@NewOppInc.org.

Donate your Vehicle to benefit Meals On Wheels

Donate your used car, van, truck, boat with a trailer, or recreational vehicle to New Opportunities' Meals On Wheels program through the Meals On Wheels Association of America.  To donate your vehicle simply fill out the form on the Meals On Wheels Association of America website.

For more information, call Senior Nutrition Services at (203) 757-7738 or email Nutrition@NewOppInc.org.

Donate Toys to our Holiday Toy Drive

New Opportunities Holiday Toy Drive benefits boys and girls, from newborns to 15 years old, living in the greater Waterbury area.  As an individual or organizational sponsor, you can help by donating new, unwrapped toys for boys or girls up to age 15 anytime throughout the year.

For more information, email ToyDrive@NewOppInc.org.

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