Needs and Wishes

Surviving Winter

Winter temperatures, especially at night, can be life threatening to people sleeping outside! The cold weather presents many challenges to our guests. We would greatly appreciate the following donations; blankets, handwarmers, gloves, hats, “beenies”,  warm clothes, rain coats, and ear muffs.

Urgent Needs:

  • Blankets
  • Feminine Hygiene Products (tampons)
  • Twin Sized Fitted Sheets
  • Hair Conditioner
  • Razors
  • Diapers (Sizes 4,5,6 and Pull Ups)
  • Baby Wipes
  • Men’s Underwear
  • Men’s Socks

Ongoing Needs:

Help us be ready for the men, women and children at the Mission and in the community who come here every day for desperately needed help. Sometimes all you need to have HOPE is a diaper for your baby. We need the following items right away!


  • Diapers Sizes 3, 4, 5, 6
  • Pull ups
  • Baby Wipes
  • New Socks (all sizes)
  • Hair Shampoo and  Conditioner
  •  Body Lotion
  • Q-tips
  • Towels – washcloths and bath
  • Pillows
  • African American Hair Products

Food Items:

  • Packaged Dinners (rice and pasta dishes)
  • Butter
  • Sugar
  • Flour
  • Rice
  • Beans
  • Vegetable Oil
  • Cornmeal
  • Breakfast Cereal
  • Tuna fish
  • Coffee  Canned Foods (vegetables, soups, meats, milk, meals, fruits, juices)

Thank You!