There are many ways to give, and what follows are a list of local organizations that are happy to receive donations of money, goods, food, time, and even blood.
This list is far from exhaustive; there are countless organizations around us that do good year-round. These, however, are places or groups that have appeared in South Orange Patch recently; we've been there, seen that, and written about it. Click on the link to learn more about the organization and to read the Patch story.
Tell us where to go next by listing your favorite organizations in the comments.
Village of South Orange: there are numerous committees that rely on volunteers. Click here to find out more.
The Parenting Center: toys