The Sandals Foundation welcomes any of the following items as in-kind donations:
- School Supplies
- Children's Books - New and gently used/No text books or encyclopedias
- Toys - New or gently used
- Medical Supplies/Equipment (Gift In kind Donation form must be completed and submitted for approval prior to donation)
- Sports Equipment
- Computers - No more than 3 years old
- Children’s Clothing - New or gently used
- Backpacks - New or gently used
Shipping and Distribution Guidelines: The Sandals Foundation is willing to assist in ensuring your donation reaches the island(s) and is responsible for all costs related to items being shipped from Miami, FL to the islands/resorts through Hospitality Purveyors Incorporated (HPI). Donors are responsible for all shipping expenses to HPI in Miami, FL. All donations sent must be clearly labeled for the Sandals Foundation and have a packing list and a Commercial Invoice stating the value of each item and should be addressed to:
Hospitality Purveyors Inc (HPI)
Attn: Liz Kaiser for the Sandals Foundation
5000 S.W. 72nd Avenue, Suite 111
Miami, FL 33155
Prior to shipping items to HPI, notification of intent should be sent via email to LKaiser@uvi.sandals.com advising of the incoming cargo. Please state the island destination(s) and which specific resort and/or project these items are for. For example: Sandals Whitehouse, Culloden School Project. Additionally, the Sandals Foundation will be responsible for all costs related to clearance and local distribution of donated items being shipped through HPI only. Please note, due to customs regulations, these items are shipped in bulk and there is no guarantee of shipment date.
If guests are visiting the islands and wish to bring in goods on their own accord, the Sandals Foundation works closely with Pack for a Purpose to accept up to 5lbs of approved supplies at the resort's Front Desk for local distribution.