House of Mercy, 285 Ormond St., Rochester, is accepting food, toy and clothing donations for 1,500 families in need through Dec. 20.
Donations can include turkey, ham, chicken, hot dogs, potatoes, canned vegetables, soups and stews, rice, noodles, boxed macaroni and cheese, African-American Barbie dolls, baby dolls, footballs, basketballs, Legos, scooters, jackets, gloves, hats, socks, long underwear and boots.
All items are accepted at House of Mercy. Unwrapped toys are accepted at Fleet Feet Sports, 155 Culver Road, Rochester; Rochester Running Co., 138 Mount Hope Ave.; and Medved Running and Walking, 3400 Monroe Ave., Rochester, during regular business hours.
Visit houseofmercyrochester.org for information.