Adopt A Family Drive

Bring the joy of gift giving and the opening of presents to a family of an adult or child with intellectual and developmental disabilities supported by The Arc Baltimore.


What’s Needed:
  • A commitment from you and your family, friends or co-workers to adopt a family by 11/30 and purchase/wrap/deliver gifts by 12/14
  • Or, you can donate unwrapped gifts by 12/18 for families not getting adopted but need to pick up a few things for their family members
    • Suggested gifts: socks, slippers, gloves/mittens/scarves, gift cards, bath & body items ( gift sets, bath bombs, scented lotions), nail polish, art supplies for all ages, sketch pads, journals and lockable diaries, kids toys and books, etc.
We Provide:
  • A wish list (if adopting) for a family complete with ages and info to help you personalize your purchases for children and parents.
Ready to Commit or Contribute:

Fill out the application below, or, send/drop off a contribution, gift card or unwrapped present to The Arc Baltimore at 7215 York Rd., Baltimore, MD 21212, attn: Swanisha Hinton.




Fill out the application below. In the event that we are unable to pair your family with a group, we will have a “shopping” opportunity at our main office on December 18th and 19th. You will be contacted.