Your gift helps neighbors in need.

It’s Our Spring Matching Challenge!

Thanks to generous contributors to our annual challenge, your donation will be matched dollar for dollar up to $100,000.

  • Mail a check or money order to ACTC at 116 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Towson, MD 21204.
  • Donate securely online through PayPal. (PayPal account not required.)

The spring challenge runs through June 30, 2022.

More ways to give

There are many ways to donate to ACTC — and because we are a 501(c)(3) organization, your donation is tax deductible. For information about gifts of stock, a Required Minimum Distribution donation, or a simple beneficiary designation or bequest, please contact Barry Rollins.

Donate Food

Nonperishable items

Donate nonperishable food, toiletries, and household items in the parking lots of these churches at the specified times:

Some neighborhoods in the Towson area have local donation locations. Contact us to see if there is one near you.

Preferred items

  • Breakfast cereal (box)
  • Canned meals (pork and beans, stew, chili, pasta meals, etc.)
  • Canned vegetables (tomatoes, beans, corn, peas, potatoes, etc.)
  • Canned fruit
  • Dry pasta, rice, instant potatoes (bag or box)
  • Spaghetti sauce (jar or can)
  • Macaroni and cheese meals (box)
  • Tuna (can)
  • Peanut butter, jelly (jar)
  • Soup (can)
  • Family- and travel-sized toiletries (toothpaste, shampoo, lotion, deodorant)
  • Other toiletries (razors, toothbrushes, dental floss, bar soap)
  • Household supplies (toilet paper, paper towel, laundry detergent, etc.)

Food for our homeless neighbors

Bernard Ellis at the back of his car, dropping off a donation at the ACTC center in Towson

“ACTC changed my views and in a way changed my heart. I will never forget what they did for me in my time of need. I told myself when I got back on my feet, I would pay it forward for the rest of my life.”

– Bernard Ellis Jr., ACTC donor and supporter

Support ACTC When You Shop at Amazon

Point your browser to smile.amazon.com and designate “Assistance Center of Towson Churches” as your charity. Amazon will make a donation to ACTC every time you make an eligible purchase – at no cost to you!