Urgent Needs


At this time we are in greatest need of the following items:


Toiletry Items:

  • Family-sized bottles of hand lotion (inventory completely empty!)
  • infant and toddler medication: items like infant Tylenol, Hylands Baby, chest rubs, Little Remedies, saline nose sprays
  • family size shampoo & conditioner
  • family size ethnic/textured shampoo & conditioner, hair oils
  • non-perishable food items

Kids' Winter Gear (new/gently used):

  • Boys belts – sizes small, medium and large (fabric adjustable belts acceptable)
  • Cardigan (knit) Sweaters – (for upper grades) sizes M-XXL – specifically ¼ zip (neck) or full button front cardigans, solid color

Men's Clothing (new or gently used):

  • Men's bluejeans—waist 30-36, length 32-36 (inventory extremely low!)
  • Men's pants—waist 30-36, length 32-34
  • Men's sweatshirt/hoodies—all sizes, most specifically XL-4XL
  • Men's shower shoes
  • Men's tennis shoes—sizes 9-11.5 most specifically
  • Men's long underwear/thermal sets (tops & bottoms)—all sizes, most specifically L-4XL

Women & Children's Clothing (new or gently used):

  • Summer socks—for women, girls, boys & toddlers
  • Women's pants—size 14-20
  • Women's plus size tops—sizes 4X-6X
  • Women's underwear—new only, sizes 4-10
  • Women's bras—sizes 44-52 (all cups)
  • Women's and girls' sports bras (all sizes)
  • Women's bluejeans—sizes 0-5, 4X-6X 
  • Women's leggings—all sizes, especially plus sizes
  • Women's athletic shoes—size 8
  • Children's pants—sizes 4T-8
  • Girls' underwear—new only, size 2T
  • Girls' jeans—sizes 10-16
  • Girls' tops & bottoms—size 16
  • Girls' tops—size 7/8
  • Boys' underwear—new only, sizes 2T-8
  • Boys' bottoms—sizes 6T-10
  • Boys' jeans—sizes 6T-10
  • Boys' tops—size 6T
  • Children's shoes—all sizes, boy and girl


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