How to Host a Drive

Thank you for making a difference at Open Door Mission! Hosting a drive has never been easier. Please use these tools and resources to help make your drive a success.

Download this content as a Drive Overview Handout.

Before Your Drive:

1. Register

Please begin by registering your drive with us

2. Promote

Get the word out with our prepared resources. Don’t reinvent the wheel.

3. Get Social

Post your contributions on social media using #opendooromaha, and let Open Door Mission celebrate your generosity!

Open Door Mission would love to share pictures of your drop-off on social media, so email us the time and date of your visit, or send a photo at
For any inquiries, reach out to We’re here to help!

Start Your Drive:

Collect Items

Begin collecting items. Check out the full urgent needs list for each drive.


Bring your items to any of Open Door Mission’s four conveniently located Family Outreach/Donation Centers.


Tell your friends about your success and challenge them to make a difference!

Thank you for making a difference at Open Door Mission!

Have a question? We’d be happy to help!

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