Drop off Locations

Drop Off Locations


Ready, Set, Kids! A family enrichment center. Click here for information.

284 Broadway, Arlington, MA, 781.479.2547



Bringing Up Baby, Click here for information.
663 E. Broadway, Boston, MA, 617.765.8208
Little Lovage Club, Click here for information.

778 Tremont Street, Boston, MA, 857.201.0282

Mulberry Road, Click here for store information and hours. Accepting all donations except large baby gear.
251 Newbury Street, Boston, MA 02116

MyGym Boston, Click here for gym information, accepts all donations except large baby gear.

1065 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 617.789.3669

Tiny Hanger, Click here for information.
314 Harvard St, Brookline, MA  617.487.5501


Mockingbird, Click here for store information and hours. Accepting donations of clothes, toys and books
219 Main Street, Charlestown, MA . 617.242.0210



Learning Express Toys,  Click here for store information and hours.

53 Chestnut Street. Needham, MA, 781.444.8650



MyGym of Newton Click here for gym information, accepts all donations except large baby gear.

30 Ossipee Road, Newton, MA, 617.243.9496


Items We Accept

Room to Grow accepts the following items suitable for a child under the age of three, that are clean and in excellent condition only:
Clothing, to size 5T • Shoes, to size 13 • Toys • Books • Child Rearing Books • Blankets  • Crib Sheets • Towels • Washcloths • Bibs • Feeding Supplies • Strollers • High Chairs • Booster Chairs • Bassinets • Baby Carriers • Bouncy Seats • Swings • Play Mats • Playpens/Play yards • Exersaucers • Bathtubs • Potties • Baby Proofing Items • Baby Monitors • Diaper Bags • Photo Albums • Baby's Room Accessories

The following items are accepted new only:
Bottles • Breast Pumps • Car Seats • Cups • Teethers • Baby Shampoo • Baby Lotion • Diaper Cream • Baby Care Items

Sorry, we cannot accept: (for reasons of safety, hygiene, or appropriateness)
Cribs • Baby Furniture • Bath Seats • Diapers • Diaper Pails • Formula • Baby Food • Stuffed Animals • Maternity Clothes • Pregnancy Books • Crib Bumpers • Sleep Positioners • Walkers

We examine all donations closely to ensure that our families do not receive recalled or unsafe items. We ask that you take special care not to donate recalled or unsafe items and recommend that you directly dispose of them as appropriate.


Family Volunteer Opportunity
Saturday July 22, 2017: 10:00 - 12:00
Help make a difference in the lives of babies being raised in poverty by crafting playmats for Room to Grow clients. Welcoming children age 8 and older accompanied by a parent. Space is limited. To sign up or learn more, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Weekly Inventory Sorting Opportunities

The boutique look of our space is an important aspect of our program and we are always in need of reliable volunteers to help us maintain our warm and inviting space. Volunteers help organize and prepare our inventory of infant and toddler clothing, toys, books and equipment while keeping our space organized and welcoming. This is a great opportunity for college students, retirees or stay-at-home parents. A minimum of two hours per visit is required. Volunteer shifts are available Tuesday through Saturday.

Corporate Groups
We welcome corporate groups throughout the year to help organize and prepare our inventory. Volunteering with your co-workers can be a great team bonding experience. Groups can be scheduled Tuesday through Saturday.

Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to schedule a volunteer opportunity

Boston Cares Volunteer Evenings
Room to Grow regularly hosts groups of Boston Cares volunteers. Click here to get information about signing up to volunteer with Boston Cares.

Organize a Collection Drive
We welcome in-kind collection drives year-round. Organize a collection drive at your place of business, child's school or other affiliation. It is easy and rewarding! This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to get started.

For more information about any of the above opportunities, please call 617.859.4545 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Boston Membership Programs

We invite you to join a committee, expand your network, and become part of the Room to Grow Boston family. Together, we can make a real difference.

Young Professionals Council
The YPC is a group of active, young professionals looking to make a difference. They meet once a month and host two fundraising events a year. Learn more >

Program Committee
This group helps spread the word about Room to Grow with a focus on collecting baby essentials. Through collection drives, events, and promotion, Program Committee members help ensure Room to Grow families receive the essential items needed for a strong start in life.

Event Committees
Steering and Host Committees for Room to Grow events are a critical part of the organization's major fundraisers. Help us plan spectacular events that contribute to meeting our fundraising goals.

Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to discuss which group works best for you.