Financial Contributions

Your ongoing financial support helps provide for these refugee families. Please make your check out to Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley and note on the check your donation is designated for humanitarian response. Thank you!

How To Find Us

The Humanitarian Respite Center is open 7 days a week, including holidays, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., or until all refugees are cared for. The address is: Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley Humanitarian Respite Center, 111 S. 15th St. McAllen, TX 78501.

To volunteer or drop off donations, stop by at our location. The Humanitarian Respite Center at 111 S. 15th St. McAllen, TX 78501. Parking is located in area behind the Humanitarian Respite Center or if space allows, vehicles may be parked in front of the building.

Thank You!

Thank you so much for your donations! We are making a difference through the collaboration and kind donations of time, talents, and treasures. Your contributions in support of this Humanitarian Relief effort are greatly appreciated!

How you can help

Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley Humanitarian Respite Center needs the following items:
Please check our Amazon wish list, as our needs change periodically.
Toiletries for men and women (deodorant, razors & combs)
Undergarments for children (4T-11) Men (S, M & L) Women (S & M)
Baby bottles, Nido powdered milk
Sealed Snack foods (chips, peanut butter & cheese crackers, etc.)
Waters & Juices
Ziplock bag sizes: Gallon, Quart, sandwich & snack

Bath towels
Paper goods: paper towels & toilet paper
Foam bowls, utensils, & 39-gallon trash bags,
Germ X Hand sanitizer, Clorox, Lysol, & Febreze
Shoe laces, & chap stick
Gift Cards

Send your donations to Humanitarian Respite Center
c/o Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley
700 N. Virgen de San Juan Blvd
San Juan Tx 78589
Please specify that your donation is for the Humanitarian Center
To Go to our Amazon Wish List, please click on the link below:

Amazon Wish List

*When ready to purchase item(s) needed for the center, please select the Humanitarian Respite Center (In-Kind) address listed for the shipping.
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