frequently asked questions



ABOUT US


What services does High Socks for Hope provide? High Socks for Hope provides relief for natural disaster victims and homeless veterans by furnishing their new homes and providing basic household items. At the least, we provide all new residents with a bed, bedding, a basic kitchen box, a bathroom box and a food box when furnishing their homes. When funds are available, we furnish the entire home including sofa, loveseat, end tables, coffee table, lamps, bedroom suite, dining set and accessories.

What is High Socks for Hope’s goal and mission statement? High Socks for Hope strives to create long-term relief for natural disaster victims and homeless veterans. Our ultimate goal is to bring people home by providing them with the necessary tools to reestablish their lives.

How can I stay up to date with everything High Socks for Hope is doing? Follow High Socks for Hope on all our social media accounts to keep track of our relief efforts.

Facebook: High Socks for Hope or facebook.com/HighSocks   Twitter: @HighSocks4Hope   Instagram: @HighSocks4Hope


tax deductible donations


How can I make a personal donation? Donations are accepted by check or through PayPal. The email associated with our account is highsocksforhope@gmail. com. There is also a direct link to our PayPal account available on our website. If a check is preferred, checks can be made payable to ‘High Socks for Hope’ and mailed to 3617 McFarland Blvd. Northport, AL 35476.

What will my donation be going towards? Donations will go towards buying furniture and supplies for our basic need boxes, as well as any supplies needed for our current relief projects.

Does High Socks for Hope only accept monetary donations? High Socks for Hope is always accepting of specific items needed to help furnish victims’ and veterans’ homes.

These items include: dishes, cups and glasses, silverware, cookware, baking pans, kitchen utensils and cutlery, shower curtains, shower curtain liners, bath mats, towels and bath cloths, queen sheet sets in neutral colors, toilet paper, paper towels, dish towels and pot holders, laundry baskets, laundry detergent, dish washing liquid, can opener, hand mixer, cleaning supplies, canned food, condiments, peanut butter, flour, sugar, salt, pepper, other kitchen staples, Visa gift cards, and gas cards. Right now we can only accept new linens, pillows, towels, bath mats and cloth items.

All items can be shipped to or dropped off at our office - 3617 McFarland Blvd. Northport, AL 35476


FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS


What are the corporate opportunities in regards to donations? High Socks for Hope is always looking for more help from corporate donors. A corporation can provide financial assistance, sponsor a family or sponsor a fundraising event. For more information please email the Managing Director, Judy Holland at highsocksforhope@gmail.com.


Why are we named High Socks For Hope? We are named High Socks for Hope because our co-founder David Robertson, a professional baseball player, wears his baseball pants tucked into his high socks when playing a game.


How can I get help through High Socks For Hope? Please email us and we will guide you on how to apply for services. Typically, High Socks For Hope works through other organizations and does not accept our own applications. 


VOLUNTEERING


How can I sign up to volunteer? Potential volunteers can express their interest by contacting High Socks for Hope directly via email at highsocksforhope@gmail.com.

What do the responsibilities of a volunteer entail? Volunteer’s responsibilities include organizing item donations, helping transport furniture from our office to specified houses and helping set up the furniture. These responsibilities may vary depending on our current projects.


HOW DOES YOUR DONATION HELP?


KITCHEN BOX FOR 2: $100.00 (Pots and pans, dishes, silverware, glassware, utensils, can opener, baking sheet, measuring spoons/cups and misc items)

BATH BOX: $50.00 (Shower curtain, shower curtain liner, 2 towels, 2 washcloths, bath mat, shower curtain hooks, and misc items)

QUEEN SIZE MATTRESS SET: $175.00

QUEEN SIZE BED: $110.00 (Wrought iron headboard, footboard and rails)

QUEEN COMFORTER SET:  $50.00 (Comforter, sheet set, pillow shams, bedskirt, pillowcases)

2 STANDARD JUMBO BED PILLOWS: $12.00

SOFA: $300.00-$350.00

END TABLES/COFFEE TABLE: $150.00- $200.00

DINING SET W/4 CHAIRS: $200.00

2 LAMPS: $25.00

CHEST OF DRAWERS: $150.00

NIGHT STAND: $75.00- $100.00


OTHER easy WAYS YOU CAN HELP


Did you know that you when you purchase items from AmazonSmile you can designate High Socks For Hope your charity of choice and they will donate a percentage? www.smile.amazon.com


You can also donate a percentage of your sales to High Socks For Hope on Ebay.com!








our main office

get in touch!

High Socks For Hope, Inc.

3617 McFarland Blvd, Northport, AL 35476, United States


​205-454-8434

 

E-mail: highsocksforhope@gmail.com