LifeMoves is formerly InnVision Shelter Network

Donate Items

LifeMoves relies on generous donations from the community to support our homeless families and individuals on their path to self-sufficiency.

Donations can be delivered directly to our shelters throughout the Peninsula and Silicon Valley. Because our storage space is limited, please contact the location in advance and confirm that someone will be available to receive your donation.  View our donation drop-off locations. We are unable to accept furniture donations directly at each site. Please visit the Furniture Donation page for more information.

Wish Lists By Location

Below are the shelter locations that accept the donation of new and gently used items.

LifeMoves | Family Crossroads
50 Hillcrest Drive, Daly City, CA.
Phone: (650) 994-8169
Drop-off Times:
Monday: 3pm-6pm
Wednesday: 3pm-6pm
Friday: 3pm-6pm
View the First Step for Families Wish List
How to purchase items on the wish list:
1. Log into www.smile.amazon.com
2. Go to “Your List” on the menu
3. Click on “Find List or registry”
4. Type in “LifeMoves” and wish list will appear
Questions about the wish list? Email reception@lifemoves.org

LifeMoves | First Step for Families
325 Villa Terrace, San Mateo, CA 94401 (map)
Phone: 650-340-8814
Drop-off Times: Monday – Friday, 8am-12pm
View the First Step for Families Wish List

LifeMoves  | Vendome
415 E 2nd Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94401 (map)
Phone: (650) 340-6733
Donations Accepted: adult clothing, kitchen items, cleaning supplies, toiletries, linens and bedding, gift certificates
Drop-off Times: By appointment only. Please call ahead. Closed weekends.

LifeMoves  | Redwood Family House
110 Locust Street, Redwood City, CA 94061 (map)
Phone: (650) 364-8264
Drop-off Times:
Monday: 1pm-4pm
Wednesday: 1pm-4pm
Friday: 1pm-4pm
View the Redwood Family House Wish List

LifeMoves  | Maple Street Shelter
1580A Maple Street, Redwood City, CA 94063 (map)
Phone: (650) 364-1150
Drop-off Times: Every day 8am-7pm. Please call ahead for weekend drop-off.
View the Maple Street Shelter Wish List

LifeMoves  | Haven Family House
260 Van Buren Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025 (map)
Phone: (650) 325-8719
Drop-off Times: Monday and Friday only, 9am-5pm
View the Haven Family House Wish List

LifeMoves  | Opportunity Services Center
33 Encina Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301 (map)
Phone: (650) 853-8672
Drop-off Times: Monday-Friday 8am-4pm

LifeMoves  | Georgia Travis House
260 Commercial Street, San Jose CA 95112 (map)
Phone: (408) 271-1630
Drop-off Times: Tuesday and Thursday only, 10am-4pm
View the Georgia Travis House Wish List

LifeMoves  | The Villa
184 South 11th Street, San Jose CA 95112 (map)
Phone: (408) 271-0685
Drop-off Times: Tuesday and Thursday only, 10am-4pm
View the Villa Wish List

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#1 New York Times Best-Selling Author, Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis; Principal, Mithril Capital and Partner, Revolution LLC


J.D. Vance is an investor, commentator, and author of the #1 New York Times best seller Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis, described by the National Review as a “brilliant book” and by The Economist as “one of the most important” reads of 2016. Ron Howard and Brian Grazer of Imagine Entertainment have announced plans to produce a movie based on Vance’s book.

Raised by his working-class grandparents in Middletown, Ohio, Vance graduated from Middletown High School in 2003 and then immediately enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps. During his time in the Marines, he deployed to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.

When he finished his four-year enlistment, Vance enrolled at Ohio State University, where he studied political science and philosophy, and helped coordinate the university’s bipartisan voter education drive in 2008. After graduating from college, he studied at Yale Law School, where he worked at Yale’s Veterans Legal Services Clinic, providing free legal counsel to veterans of our nation’s wars in Vietnam and Iraq. Vance earned his law degree in 2013.

After a stint at a large corporate law firm, Vance moved to San Francisco to work in the technology industry. He serves as a principal at the leading Silicon Valley venture capital firm Mithril Capital, cofounded by Peter Thiel and Ajay Royan. As an investor, Vance has taken a special interest in the biotechnology industry and other transformative sectors of the economy.

In early 2017, Vance joined as a partner in AOL founder Steve Case’s venture capital company, Revolution LLC, which concentrates on bolstering entrepreneurship and disruptive, high-growth companies outside of the sphere of Silicon Valley. He also returned home to Ohio to found Our Ohio Renewal, a nonprofit organization dedicated to addressing the state’s opioid crisis and bringing high-quality employment and educational opportunities to Ohioans.

He regularly discusses politics and public policy, having appeared on ABC, CBS, and FOX News, and currently serving as a contributor on CNN. Vance lives in Columbus, Ohio, with his wife, newborn son, and two dogs, where he works on his nonprofit and investment activities.