Where to find us:​​

318 N 6th St.

San Jose, CA  95112



“People say, "What is the sense of our small effort?" They cannot see that we must lay one brick at a time, take one step at a time.” 

― Dorothy Day


Donation Wish List For Hope Village

We have received numerous inquires from people who would like to donate items to Hope Village.  Due to our limited storage capacity we can only accept what is on the donation list below.  These items will cover our immediate and ongoing needs. 


Items can be dropped off at Casa De Clara Catholic Worker (318 N 6th St, San Jose) Tuesday - Friday between the hours of noon-6:00 pm. Please make sure to indicate you are dropping your items off for Hope Village.


If these times don't work for you, please email us (info@SJHV.org) and we will make arrangements for the items as well as answer any questions you may have.


Thank you for helping Hope Village with an item donation. 

Ongoing Needs     

Paper towels

Toilet paper

Batteries (AA/AAA/D size)

Paper plates/bowls

Plastic ware: forks/spoons/knives

Styrofoam/Plastic/Paper cups

Car batteries

Sleeping bags

Non perishable individual snack items i.e. granola bars, chips, snack bars

Hot hands: body, hand and foot warmers

Disinfectant wipes 

Immediate Needs

Rain boots for men/women (size 5, 6.5, 8, 8.5, 9)

Solar lanterns for tents


Men's thermal's (large)

Small propane tanks

Batteries AA and AAA


Wet wipes

Scrub sponges

Serving utensils (plastic ok)


Paper plates

Plastic ware

Hot hands: body, hand, and foot warmers