Giving Hope is always seeking donations of items for the homeless. Items include, but are not limited to:

homeless-giftsHygiene

  • shampoo
  • conditioner
  • soap
  • deodorant
  • chap stick
  • lotion
  • wash cloth
  • floss
  • toothbrush
  • toothpaste
  • mouthwash (alcohol-free)
  • hair brushes (compact)
  • individual packets of laundry soap
  • facial tissues (individual packs)
  • anti-bacterial wipes
  • disposable razors
  • Q-tips

Clothing

  • cotton socks – men and women
  • cotton socks – children
  • men’s & women’s t-shirts
  • children’s t-shirts

Food

  • Bottled water
  • Fruit juice/gatorade
  • Food items – Healthy and individually wrapped.

 Comfort/Extras

  • first class postage stamps
  • notepads/envelopes
  • pens
  • crayons
  • coloring or activity books
  • small stuffed animals (soft, appropriate for both girls and boys)
  • small, safe toys (no weapons or toys of violence)
  • small pillows
  • bandana coolers for hot weather

Other

  • Gallon size zip lock bags
  • Quart size zip lock bags