Clothing and footwear
Unloading trucks, moving furniture or working in a warehouse are some of the ways our clients make money; however, employers will not accept someone unless they provide their own steel-toed footwear. Provide workboots for a needy individual so they can start a new job right away.
Provide a needy or homeless man with a pair of new workboots. Learn More
Item Price: $32
Last year, we purchased 316 new snowsuits for children from low-income families. This service is a relief for needy parents who have to seriously consider all purchases, big or small, despite how much it is needed.
Child's snowsuit or winter coat
As the temperature begins to cool you can provide a child from a low-income family with a new snowsuit or winter coat. Learn More
Item Price: $40
Men and women on the streets need to be particularly concerned about keeping their feet dry and protected during the winter months. Walking around in wet shoes and socks can lead to serious health problems. Protect their feet by providing a pair of new winter boots.
Provide a man or woman with a pair of new winter boots. Learn More
Item Price: $28
Adult's winter coat
Provide a needy man or woman with a new coat and keep them warm throughout the winter months.
Item Price: $45
Sleeping bag (adult size)
This fall you can provide a homeless man with a new sleeping bag to give them the gift of comfort and warmth all through the winter months.
Item Price: $20
Blankets are useful for low-income families who are moving into a new house or apartment. They often lack the bare necessities, so we provide what we can to help them get started. We also provide blankets for the 45 men who stay in our shelter every night. We currently have 50 blankets, but need 80 because they are getting worn out.
Blankets for adults
Provide a needy man, woman or family with two new blankets. Learn More
Item Price: $29
For hygienic purposes, new work socks and underwear are important for the health of our clients. Cotton socks allow men's feet to breathe better than wool, resulting in fewer foot problems or infections.
Work socks and underwear
Provide two men with new work socks and underwear. Learn More
Item Price: $22
Our clients' transient nature means they spend much of their time outside, whether waiting for a bus or sleeping at a street corner. A pair of waterproof, Thinsulate gloves provides mobility, warmth and protection from chilly winter weather.
Provide 10 needy men or women with a pair of new Thinsulate gloves. Learn More
Item Price: $30
Our clients carry everything they own in their backpacks. They will often overstuff their packs because they try and pack everything in. A sturdy, oversized backpack will mean they don't have to worry about it breaking on them on their travels.
Provide new backpacks for five homeless individuals. Learn More
Item Price: $40