Give Wisely and Wonderfully


The holidays are fast approaching and we want your donations to serve a broader, deeper, and longer-lasting purpose.  We have created easy ways you can give.  Everything is listed below and can be found on

  • Monetary Donations: the easiest way to make a direct impact is by financially supporting Martha’s Table.  Please visit and mark GWAW in the designation area.
  • ‘Bundles of Joy’: will go to each child and family in our education program this season.  To add to the ease of giving we have created categories in different age groups below.
  • Winter Wear: please donate hats, scarves, gloves, coats and blankets, which will be delivered by volunteers this month.
  • Emergency Food: food donations are alwas welcome, every day of the year.

All you have to do is pick and click.  We want to help you give wisely and wonderfully.

Categories are listed below, just pick and click:   


Bundles of Joy

Arts & Crafts, like paints, crayons, Playdough.  Books, of any kind.  A discovery toy which promotes education and development, like puzzles, Legos, ABC/color activities.  Clothing or hygiene items, like diapers, socks, formula.  You can find any of these items below by following the link.  Please note: we only provide the link for convenience, if you wish to purchase through other vendors/stores, please feel free to do so.

Pick and Click:

These categories are seperated by age group for your convenience. (note: while shopping for the ‘Bundles of Joy’ on Amazon you can support us on Amazon Smile by following this link

Gift Cards: gift cards to Target or other similar store for $25 to $30 dollars.




6 & 7 years:

8 & 9 years:

10 & 11 years:

12, 13 & 14 years:


Winter Wear

We are in the need of CHILDREN’S COATS sizes 2T to 12 youth. NEW scarves, hats, gloves and coats for all age groups, men and women.  We are also in need of men’s casual clothing.  Please visit Martha’s Outfitters donation page to find out details on what and how to give.

Please read a recent article about hypothermia in the Washington Post


Emergency Food

Our needs change monthly – please see our food wishlist here: or here


If you are giving donations for the ‘TOY DRIVE’ online (via links above) or dropping items off the deadline is Friday, December 13th.

All other donations of food and clothing are accepted throughout the year.  Please see our clothing donation guidelines here.

If you require a pick up for your items please reach out to Rachel Smarte to coordinate.  Conact info below.

Other Ways to Help:

There are many ways in which you can volunteer this holiday season, please visit to schedule to volunteer.  Quetsions?  Contact Rachel Smarte at or 202-328-6608 x 226.