The majority of our funding is through individual donations. Any size donation is gratefully accepted. The Hostel accepts honorary and memorial gifts. Click on the “DONATE NOW” button on the right to donate online, or send your donation to the address below. We have and will continue to survive by the grace of people contributing financially.
The following items are of great use to us and our guests:
- Paper Towels
- Toilet Paper
- Facial Tissue
- Bathroom Spray Cleaner
- Individually Packaged Snacks
- Gift Certificates (Wal-Mart/Shaw’s/Price Chopper)
- 8-Gallon, 13-Gallon and 30-Gallon Garbage Bags
- High Efficiency (HE) Fragrance-free Laundry Detergent
- Individually Wrapped Candy
Answer the phone, take reservations, greet guests, take on a project, make a pot of coffee, sweep the porch, make a bed, fold laundry – get involved, volunteer your time. Average commitment time is four hours per month. Skills needed: ability to listen and kindness. Be a part of a compassionate community service.
The Upper Valley Hostel is staffed 365 days a year, twenty-four hours per day through the commitment of four staff and many volunteers. Our active Board of Directors consists of community-minded, strong advocates for the Hostel.