Holiday Needs for 2023


Food for the holidays at the Day Services Center and 3 shelters

Click here to view the items on our list!  

Please contact Christine DeLia at cdelia@roofabove.org with questions.

Holiday Cookies

Groups can bring and serve cookies during lunch. Cookies may also be dropped off. 

Instructions for Serving Cookies 

  • Sign your group up here 
  • Groups should include 2 – 5 volunteers 
  • Bring 250 – 300 bags of cookies  
  • Please place cookies in individual bags before your volunteer day 
  • If the cookies are large, please put 2 cookies per bag. If cookies are small, please put 4 in a bag  Serve cookies to neighbors during lunch 

Location: Day Services Center | 945 N. College Street | Charlotte, NC | 28206 

Hours: 11:00am – 12:30pm 

Directions upon Arrival: When you arrive at 11:00 a.m., find a parking spot. Please go to the building on the left. Look for double brown doors leading to our kitchen in the smaller parking area on the left.  Ring the doorbell. A kitchen staff member will greet you and help with set up. Lunch begins at  11:15 a.m. 


Instructions for Dropping Off Cookies 

  • Sign up to drop off cookies here
  • Bring 250 – 300 bags of cookies  
  • Please place cookies in individual bags prior to dropping off 
  • If the cookies are large, please put 2 cookies per bag. If cookies are small, please put 4 in a bag 

Location: Day Services Center | 945 N. College Street | Charlotte, NC | 28206 

Cookies can be dropped off: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. 

 Saturday & Sunday, 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.  

Directions upon Arrival: Drive through the gate to the bottom of the lot. You will find a  smaller parking area beside the gray building on the left. Pull into the parking lot and look for the double brown doors leading to our kitchen. Ring the doorbell, and a kitchen staff member will come outside to meet you!

Housing Program Gifts

The residents in our housing programs do not have the budget for a special holiday. These items will really brighten their spirits! 

  • $10 Gift Cards: 
    • Food Lion 
    • Walmart 
    • Family Dollar 
    • McDonald’s 
    • Bojangles  
  • 2024 Wall Calendars (various designs and themes)  
  • Doormats (outside or inside mat) 
  • Umbrellas 
  • Pillows 
  • Holiday Candy 

All items are on our Amazon Wishlist or dropped off at our Day Services Center. Please contact Christine DeLia at cdelia@roofabove.org to arrange drop-off.  

Location: Day Services Center | 945 N. College Street | Charlotte, NC | 28206 

Donation Drop-Off Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. 

 Saturday & Sunday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

DSC Soup Kitchen Gifts on Christmas Day

Help our neighbors stay warm in the winter. On Christmas Day, we want to give the following items to  each person who comes to our Soup Kitchen: 

  • New white adult crew socks 
  • New adult hat/toboggan 
  • New adult gloves 
  • New drawstring bag 

All items can be found on our Amazon Wishlist or dropped off at our Day Services Center. Please contact Christine DeLia at cdelia@roofabove.org to arrange drop-off.  

Location: Day Services Center | 945 N. College Street | Charlotte, NC | 28206

Donation Drop-Off Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Saturday & Sunday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.