‘Neighbors Helping’ Neighbors’ supports community needs

Options available during public health crisis


The city of Surprise has launched a “Neighbors Helping Neighbors” campaign while asking residents to donate critical items during this time of need in the COVID-19 pandemic precautions.

The following items are in need:

  • Baby formula
  • Diapers (all sizes, including adult)
  • Toilet paper
  • Baby wipes
  • Soap
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Gloves
  • Canned meat

The items can be dropped off into bins outside of these Surprise locations:

  • Salvation Army Sun Cities West Valley Corps, 17420 Ave of the Arts; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday; 623-977-1084
  • Radiant Church, 15522 W. Paradise Lane; 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 623-975-2662
  • Surprise Senior Center, 15832 N. Hollyhock St.; 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday through Friday; 623-222-1500

All other food donations can be directed to Valley View Food Bank (10771 W. Peoria Ave., Sun City; www.feedingaz.org; 623-933-3358) or St. Mary’s Food Bank (2831 N. 31st Ave., Phoenix; www.firstfoodbank.org; 602-242-3663).

Residents in need of the specific items listed above, call in advance to check on stock. Contact the Salvation Army at 623-977-1084, Radiant Church at 623-975-2662, or the Surprise Resource Center at 623-222-1600 or 12425 W. Bell Road, Building A, Suite No. 124.

Donations shared on a first come, first served basis.