Thank you for considering a generous donation to support the Lights On! Program. You can make a secure donation right now. If you would prefer to speak with someone about funding opportunities, please contact us.
$60,000 – Support the entire summer of Lights On! programming
$13,000 – Provide meals for the entire school year of Lights On! programming (6,400 meals)
$6,000 – Support one full week of Lights On! during the summer (3 evenings)
$2,000 – Support one Lights On! program evening
$400 – Provide meals for one Lights On! program evening
If you would like to cook and serve or cater dinner for our 250 program participants, please contact us.
Supply Donations – Amazon Wish List
If you would like to donate items directly to our program through Amazon, please check out this link: https://tinyurl.com/y7tnerut and remember to ship directly to:
Lights On! Program, c/o Mr. Akbar Cook, West Side High School, 403 South Orange Avenue, Newark, NJ 07103
Items noted on the Amazon wish list include:
- Jewelry kits
- Basketballs, soccer balls, footballs
- Board games & cards
- Make-up Kits
- Portable basketball hoops
- Picture frames
- Sewing Machines and supplies
- Art Supplies
- Craft Kits
- Field equipment
If you’re interested in giving back your time, please see volunteering.