Simple & secure ways to
give a financial gift online:
1. ONE TIME GIFT
Every donation helps ECHO meet the needs of those in our community who are homeless and need help.
2. EVENT DONATION
Our next event is Tuesday, July 2nd at Atascadero Lake Park. Tuesdays in the Park BBQ is held from 5-7pm and live music at 7-8pm. If you would like to attend you can purchase tickets at ECHO or the Atascadero Chamber of Commerce. If you would like to donate tickets for our residents to attend the BBQ you can donate by clicking the button. $14 per resident.
3 types of tangible goods
you can donate:
Every evening a local organization prepares a dinner and serves up to 80 nutritious meals at ECHO. The food items we always need are for breakfast, school snacks, and lunch. You can drop these items off at ECHO after 4:30pm any evening. ECHO is located at 6370 Atascadero Mall, Atascadero. We are grateful for these donations:
Small bottled water
Snacks – individually, commercially packed such as nuts, crackers, and granola bars.
Socks and underwear – all sizes, men, women and children
Powdered laundry detergent – we package the detergent into one-load size for clients to take to the laundromat.
Twin bed sheets, blankets, pillows and cases
Bath towels – A style that is not too thick so it can dry-out quickly
WHERE TO DONATE
Please donate clothing and household items to Gatherings Thrift or North County Christian School Thrift Shop, both in Atascadero. Gatherings Thrift partners with ECHO and sends a portion of their profits to our nonprofit! We love this concept of “paying it forward!” North County Christian School Thrift Shop helps ECHO out with many clothing and linen needs.
North County Christian School Thrift Shop is open:
Monday through Saturday, 10 – 5pm.
Located at 9330 El Camino Real, Atascadero.
Please call to see what items they accept at 466-1679.
Gatherings Thrift is open:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday 10am-5:30pm
Thursdays 10 am-6pm
Located at 5660 El Camino Real, Atascadero