Now more than ever, FCR needs your help to further our mission to provide a welcoming, inclusive, and safe environment for all survivors of trauma, including those impacted by domestic and sexual violence, substance abuse, bereavement, and other causes. Your gift will provide funds for the immediate and ongoing needs of the families we serve.

There are many ways to give:


Sustaining Support

Click here to learn about becoming part of Lifeline for Love, our monthly giving program and be a lifeline for children and families.

One-Time Financial CONTRIBUTION

Make a one-time gift to support FCR.

  • Did you know you can make a gift in honor of or in memory or in honor of someone? Our donation form allows you to write the name for whom your gift is being made, and allow us to notify them of your gift.

  • Does your employer have an Employee Matching Gift program? This is an easy and amazing way to double the impact of your gift!

  • Plan your gift through a Donor Advised Fund.

Click DONATE to use your credit card or existing PayPal account to help our cause.


If you prefer, you may mail your donations to:

FCR, Inc.
18 Newton Street, Brockton, MA 02301

List of food items we need; call 508-583-6498 to schedule a drop off.


FCR is committed to providing survivors with compassionate support and basic human needs to keep families and children safe and healthy.

Please call us at 508-583-6498 to schedule a time to drop off your donation.

Currently, we need: (due to Covid 19 we are only accepting new/packaged items at this time)

  • Supermarket gift cards (Stop & Shop, Shaw's, Market Basket)

  • Non-perishable food items

  • Easy “to-go” food items for clients waiting in our office or at a hotel while seeking emergency and permanent shelter. Items like: juice boxes, small water bottles, healthy snacks such as fruit cups, granola bars, crackers, breakfast bars and microwave foods like individual easy mac containers, cups of soup or any other non-perishable food item in a microwave safe container.

  • Old cell phones

  • Women's new undergarments (bras, underwear, sports bras, pajamas)

  • Winter coats and clothing for women and children 

  • Kids clothing - sizes 24 mos and up

  • Diapers

  • Personal hygiene products (shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, face cleansing wipes)

  • Puzzles suitable for all ages, less than 200 pieces

  • Dolls (Baby dolls, Barbies, Monster High, Character Dolls, Superheroes, Power Rangers, Paw Patrol)

  • Arts and craft supplies (markers, paint, construction paper, etc.)

  • New or gently used books for all ages for the George L. Carney Jr. Little Lending Library

Or here is a great way to donate items we need, conveniently online! Any items you purchase from Domestic Shelters will be sent directly to FCR.


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AmazonSmile Charity Lists offers an easy and meaningful way for you to donate items we need! With Charity Lists, all charity accounts are verified so you can take the guesswork out of giving and donate worry - free.

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Another way to directly support FCR’s immediate client needs is with AmazonSmile Charity Lists! Log in to your amazon account, head to your Account & Lists, click on AmazonSmile Charity Lists and look for Family and Community Resources, Inc.’s Charity List and shop for items we really need right now for Janice’s Closet and our Food Pantry!

You can also shop using the Amazon mobile app! Simply follow the instructions below to select "Family And Community Resources Inc" as your charity and activate AmazonSmile in the app. They'll donate a portion of your eligible mobile app purchases to us.

How it works:

1. Open the Amazon app on your phone

2. Select the main menu (=) & tap on "AmazonSmile" within Programs & Features

3. Select "Family And Community Resources Inc" as your charity

4. Follow the on-screen instructions to activate AmazonSmile in the mobile app