Our shelter residents greatly appreciate your donations.
For a printable list of general donations accepted at our shelter, click here.
Hair Oil (Coconut Oil works)
Full size shampoos and conditioner
Heavy duty combs
Size 6 diapers
Gallon size and Snack size Zip-Lock bags
Laundry detergent (HE only, please)
Bus passes and gas cards
It's hard to say no to a donation, however, we have partnered with other community resources to connect donors with an agency that can best use these items we can't take. Please view our list, and consider donating them to another community resource listed.
Used/opened car seats or Pac-n-Plays: safety issues with recalls and liability insurance requirements.
Queen or king size bedding: we only have twin size mattresses at the shelter. Bring to Charitable Union.
Clothing, shoes, purses, etc: due to lack of storage space. Bring to Charitable Union.
Expired Food: we don't cook for residents, so can't check for safety/quality on unopened foods after best by date. Bring to The Fire hub and/or Share Center.
Space Heaters: safety issues. Bring to Charitable Union.
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