Needs List

Immediate Needs

  • Tube Socks
  • Non-perishable food
  • Meat (fresh & canned)
  • Hats, gloves, and hand warmers
  • Razors & shaving Cream
  • Men’s clothing (jeans and khakis particularly needed)
  • Full size shampoo & deodorant
  • Toothbrushes & toothpaste
  • Blankets
  • Winter coats
  • Undergarments for men, women, and children/youth

Seasonal

  • Hot Cocoa (large containers)
  • Water (small bottles)
  • Warmups
  • Wrapped candy for “The Ultimate”
  • Instant coffee (packets)
  • Cup of Soup
  • Hats & gloves
  • Winter coats

Ongoing
   Food
   Clothing
   Health Care
   Office/School Supplies
   Household Items
   Baby Items
   Youth
   Gift Certificates/Cards
   Miscellaneous

Food

  • Protein bars & snack foods (for the Rescue Van)
  • Fresh, frozen, or canned meat
  • Breakfast meat
  • Hot cocoa (large containers)
  • Eggs
  • Butter/margarine
  • Cheese
  • Sugar
  • Pancake syrup
  • Jam and jelly
  • Peanut butter
  • Canned corn, green beans, carrots, refried beans
  • Canned fruit
  • Hot cereal (large containers)
  • Cold cereal
  • Water (small bottles)
  • Canned tuna, salmon, & meat
  • Canned chili & stew
  • Pasta & pasta sauces
  • Soup (cream of mushroom, tomato, vegetable, cream of chicken, chicken noodle)
  • Coffee

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Clothing

  • Tube socks
  • New underwear for men (size 36/38 and above)
  • Women's undergarments
  • Winter coats/jackets
  • Men's jeans and khakis
  • Rain ponchos (adults & children)
  • Men's shirts and sweaters
  • Shoes
  • Winter hats & gloves
  • Pajamas

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Health Care

  • Deodorant
  • Shaving cream
  • Disposable razors
  • Lip balm
  • Shampoo (large size)
  • Toothbrushes and toothpaste
  • Tylenol and cold medicine
  • Washcloths
  • Multiple vitamins
  • First aid kits
  • Neosporin and heat rubs
  • Ace bandages
  • Dental floss
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Facial tissue

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Gift Certificates/Cards

  • Bus tickets or passes
  • Grocery stores - Safeway, QFC, Fred Meyer
  • Phone calling cards - 10 minute plus
  • Target
  • Walmart
  • Bartell’s, Walgreen’s, Rite-Aid
  • McDonalds
  • Payless Shoe Stores
  • Fast food restaurants
  • Old Navy
  • Barnes & Noble
  • Joanne’s
  • Michael’s
  • Music stores

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Office/School Supplies

  • Pocket dictionaries and/or thesaurus
  • Scissors (for children)
  • Poster paper, assorted colors
  • Paper Shredders
  • Flash cards (multiplication/division)
  • Ruled notebook paper
  • Calculators with scientific, graphing, and financial functions
  • Mini USB flash/thumb drive (at least 256MB)
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Butcher paper, assorted colors
  • Journals
  • Clear packing tape
  • Paper shredders

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Youth

  • Batteries (AA, AAA, D, 9V)
  • Digital cameras and memory cards
  • Bus tickets/passes
  • Christian music videos (urban)
  • Construction paper
  • Markers
  • Portable CD players
  • Poster paints
  • Sporting event tickets
  • Juice boxes
  • Individually packaged snack items
  • Sports equipment (footballs, soccer balls, volleyball, whistles, jump ropes, track shoes, ping-pong paddles and balls, portable volleyball nets, and basketball chain nets for outside use)
  • Large fans
  • Hula hoop
  • Stop watches
  • Body/face paint
  • Photo paper
  • Personal USB drives X 10
  • Boom boxes
  • Board games
  • Portable electronic games
  • Rolls of plastic table cloths and bright colors
  • Backpacks
  • Sun block
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Glue sticks
  • Spiral notebooks
  • Poster paint
  • Permanent and dry erase markers

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Household Items

  • Blankets
  • Towels (bath) and washcloths
  • Matched sets of silverware for 4
  • Matched sets of dishes for 4
  • Pots & pans
  • Matched sets of bed linens; twin, full, or queen size
  • Gently used furniture
  • Mattresses & Box Springs (T,F,Q), gently used with no rips or stains

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Baby Items

  • Wipes
  • High Chairs
  • Pampers sizes 4, 5, and training
  • Formula, cereal, and jars of all types

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Miscellaneous

  • Paper cups & plates
  • Paper napkins
  • 8 or 12 oz. hot cups
  • Teen Study Bibles (NIV)
  • Children’s Bibles (NLT)
  • Umbrellas
  • Bibles - NASV
  • Hand sanitizer pump bottles
  • Water bottles (reusable)
  • Zip lock bags assorted sizes
  • Covered coffee mugs

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