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Donating to Volunteer and Community Services

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Volunteer and Community Services gladly accepts the following donations for our patients and visitors:

  • New fleece, crocheted, knit or cotton blankets
  • New hats including: knit/crocheted, fleece, baseball style caps
  • Scarf/shawl
  • Word search books, playing cards, puzzles
  • Comfort items such as: lip balm, slipper socks, individually wrapped mints, notepads
  • Care packages

We are unable to accept any type of used clothing.

Small donations may be dropped off without an appointment Monday through Friday 8:00am-4:00pm to the following location:

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Main Information Desk
Ground Floor
5115 Centre Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15232-1305

To coordinate a larger donation, please contact us. 


Contact UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Volunteer Services

  • Volunteer Coordinator — 412-623-4636
  • Director, Volunteer & Guest Services — 412-623-3478
  • UPMC Hillman Cancer Center — 412-623-4000

UPMC Volunteer Services

Learn more about UPMC Volunteer Services at our other locations or view Frequently Asked Volunteer Questions.