Individuals, churches, and groups provide all the items we distribute. This is done through donations of funds or goods.
Whether you are interested in giving new or gently used items, the following will serve as a helpful guide. We only accept the items listed.
Thank you for your participation in this practical way!
Donated Goods Guide
We accept anything listed below, but items in bold are currently low in stock.
We do not accept adult clothing (except for men's suits).
We no longer accept furniture donations, but encourage you to contact Furniture Friends in Westbrook, Maine if you have items listed on their website.
Please note: All used items must be recently cleaned/laundered and in very good condition (not faded, torn, stained, etc.).
If you have any questions, feel free to send us a message via the Contact page.
Most recent updates to this list: 09/27/19
sheets & blankets/quilts/comforters
pillows (new only)
plastic clothes hangers (baby/children's sizes)
toilet paper, paper towels
hand & body soap
microwave-safe dishes (plates, bowls)
silverware, silverware tray/holder
paper towel holders (free-standing)
dish drying rack
cooking pots (medium, large)
cooking knives, cutting boards
laundry detergent (unscented)
FOR SCHOOL: (K-12th grade)
composition or spiral notebooks
2 pocket folders
FOR CHILDREN & TEENS ONLY:
children’s shoes/boots (new only)
greatest areas of clothing/footwear needs low in stock…
Girls’ winter jackets/snowsuits (12 mos/18 mos/2T/3T)
Girls’ 3T shirts (winter)
Boys’ underwear - all sizes
Girls’ underwear - sizes 2T - 8
Boys’ jeans - 2T - 3T
Boys’ shirts (winter) - 10/12 and up
Boys’ pants - sizes 10 and up SLIM (small waist/long legs)
Girls/Boys’ Shoes - sizes 2 and up (esp sneakers)
toys (all ages)
gift cards (Hannaford, Walmart)
plastic storage totes & tubs (with lids)