Donated Items That We Always Need


Donations from the community help us serve the homeless veterans and people in recovery who stay in our short-term residences. Below are some of the items we need on a regular basis.

Seasonal Items: As winter approaches, we are in need of cold weather items.

  • Coats
  • Jackets
  • Scarves
  • Gloves
  • Hats
  • New, energy efficient, safe space heaters
  • Blankets
  • Boots
  • Ear muffs

Food: We serve three healthy meals to those who stay with us every day.

  • Meat products
  • Eggs
  • Bread
  • Sugar
  • Butter/Margarine
  • Snacks
  • Bottled Water and Gatorade
  • Coffee, cocoa, and tea
  • Fresh Fruits and Vegetables

Household Items: these supplies help us keep a clean and safe temporary home

  • Paper towels
  • Toilet paper
  • Bleach
  • Laundry detergent
  • Twin sheets
  • Towels
  • Dish soap
  • Antibacterial hand soap
  • All-purpose cleaner
  • Sponges and dish scrubbers

Personal Items: many come to us with immediate needs so we keep a supply of these on hand

  • Underwear/T-shirts
  • Socks
  • Towels
  • Washcloths
  • Linens and pillows
  • Disposable Razors
  • Antiperspirant
  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrushes
  • Bath Soap and Shower Gels
  • Shampoo
  • Conditioner

Furniture: we help formerly homeless veterans move into their own apartments

If you would like to donate any of these items, contact us online or call (816) 863-8224.  Thank you so much!