Annual Holiday Boutique

We are about to celebrate our 26th Annual Holiday Boutique in 2014!   Join us as we make the holiday brighter for over 1,200 women and their children!

Donations from generous people like you turn our community office into a Holiday Boutique for those we serve.  For 3 days, our clients and their children are invited to “shop” for each other, at no cost!   

 NOTE:  Next Door only accepts donations that are new and unwrapped.

Infants & Children:

  • Arts & Crafts
  • Blankets & Quilts
  • Books (violence-free)
  • Clothing & Socks
  • Dolls
  • Jackets & Gloves
  • Stuffed Animals
  • Toys (violence-free)


  • Bath, Body & Hair Accessories
  • Books, Music, Electronic Games (violence-free)
  • Clothing & Socks
  • iTunes Gift Cards (a favorite!)
  • Jackets & Gloves
  • Sports Equipment


  • Handbags (a favorite!)
  • Jewelry
  • Pampering Items (Lotion & Body Wash)
  • Pajamas
  • Scarves
  • Socks & Slippers
  • Warm Throws (a favorite!)

Other Requests:

  • Gift Bags (all sizes), Tissue Paper, Bows, Tape, Gift Tags, Boxes
  • Gift Cards (Target, Bed Bath & Beyond, Wal-Mart)
  • Not recommended:  food, cosmetics, violent toys/books, shoes

Gift Drop Off – New and Unwrapped gift donations will be accepted up to December 18, M-Th, 9 am– 8 pm, and Fridays, 9 am– 5 pm at 234 E. Gish Road, Ste. 200, San Jose, CA 95112.  If you wish to make a donation or have questions, please call or email Donna Knowlton at or 408-501-7558.