Other Gifts

Incidental Food/Leftovers

While we have always appreciated incidental donations of food – usually wonderful leftovers from parties and events – the standards we have to meet in our new kitchen prevent us from taking such donations any longer. Thank you for thinking of us.

Prepared food/meals

Delivering Meals: To ensure that WARM has time to heat the meals to the state regulated temperature before serving, please follow these guidelines:

For delivery the same day as the meal is being served:

Uncooked: Please provide cooking instructions deliver by 2 PM
Cooked but cold and needs to be heated: deliver by 4 PM
Cooked and hot: deliver by 5 PM

ALL MEALS MUST BE DELIVERED BY 5 PM ON YOUR SCHEDULED DAY

Please note that if a meal is not delivered by 5pm, WARM will have to begin preparing a meal with whatever is available – this causes a great amount of stress for everyone – especially when there are up to 50 people waiting for a 5:30 PM meal. Also meals arriving late which are not prepared and hot need more than one-half hour to bring them up to State Regulations.

MEALS BROUGHT IN BEFORE THE SCHEDULED DAY/DATE OR BEFORE 2 PM THAT DAY:

Mark all containers with your GROUP’s NAME and DATE TO BE SERVED and COOKING INSTRUCTIONS. For instance:. “St. Michaels Church DINNER FOR FRIDAY MARCH 30th”

Please stop in the FRONT OFFICE and let a Staff Member know the delivery has been made so it does not get confused with a random donation.

If you are unsure of your group’s meal date contact Joy Cordio ( Volunteer Coordinator).

THANK YOU TO ALL OF YOU WHO TAKE THE TIME, EFFORT, ENERGY AND FUNDS TO BRING IN MEALS FOR WARM’S COMMUNITY SOUP KITCHEN!

Clothing

Attire for Hire accepts clean, laundered and/or dry-cleaned clothing for men and women who are returning to the workforce. Please drop off clothing during AFH hours of operations to the AFH program, next to the Shelter at 54 Spruce Street, Westerly.

NOTE: The WARM Shelter does not accept furniture donations any longer unless for a specific need. Please call the Shelter to inquire.

Sundries

WARM sometimes has a need for donations of sundries other than food and clothing. Call ahead to be sure that we can accept your donation.

The WARM Center

(401) 596-WARM
Lunch: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Dinner: 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Upcoming Events

Oct
1
Sun
all-day Dollar Makes a Difference @ The WARM Center
Dollar Makes a Difference @ The WARM Center
Oct 1 2017 – Mar 31 2018 all-day
Dollar Makes a Difference @ The WARM Center
Will you help? Through the Dollar Makes a Difference campaign, which begins October 1st, WARM receives contributions designated for heating assistance to help financially struggling men, women, and children in the community.  It’s simple: give[...]
Apr
14
Sat
6:00 pm 2018 WARM Gala @ Westerly Armory
2018 WARM Gala @ Westerly Armory
Apr 14 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2018 WARM Gala @ Westerly Armory
Prepare yourself for INTRIGUE and MAYHEM! This 1920’s Hollywood themed event will be glamorous and exciting. As you arrive you will enjoy the upbeat sound of a live, 15-piece swing band. You will have time[...]
May
5
Sat
10:30 am Penguin Plunge @ The Andrea
Penguin Plunge @ The Andrea
May 5 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Penguin Plunge @ The Andrea
Rescheduled from New Year’s Day The Andrea, Misquamicut Beach REGISTER HERE! DOWNLOAD PRINTABLE REGISTRATION FORM AND WAIVER HERE. PLUNGE OR PLEDGE! freezin’ for a reason….              Are you willing to[...]