Stuffed Animals For Emergencies (SAFE) is a 23-year-old nonprofit that is run entirely by volunteers. Our volunteers take in donations of new and gently used stuffed animals, blankets, books, children's clothes, and baby items, cleans these items, and then finds organizations in their area who can use the donations for children in traumatic or emotional situations. You the donor can be sure that any donations that come through SAFE are never sold and are given directly to children in need.
Stuffed Animals For Emergencies is recognized as an exempt organization as described in Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Our tax ID# is 45-5062724.
If you are interested in finding out more about how you can become a volunteer for SAFE, please visit our Volunteer page by clicking here.
Please see below on how you can donate your stuffed animals and other items.
Thank you so much for your interest in SAFE!
Donate your stuffed animals and other items to SAFE and let our volunteers clean them and find places to donate to.
Here you will find a list of our partner organizations that are requesting donations where we do NOT currently have a SAFE chapter. You can donate directly to these organizations if you are willing to clean any of your gently used donations first.
Organize a stuffed animal drive, birthday drive, or corporate event for SAFE. Here you will find information you need to run a drive for SAFE.
We would love to help! Please fill out our survey by clicking the button below and we will do our best to get some donations to you ASAP.
We look forward to working with you!
Your support and contributions will enable us to continue supporting children in need. SAFE is run entirely by volunteers so 100% of your donations will go towards maintaining the SAFE website, getting donations in the hands of children, and supporting our chapter members.
Stuffed Animals For Emergencies is recognized as an exempt organization as described in Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Tax ID#45-5062724.