Wish List

Following is an up-to-date list of most needed items:

Toiletries

  • Toothpaste/toothbrushes
  • Deodorant
  • Disposable razors
  • Shaving cream
  • Kleenex
  • Q-tips
  • Chapstick
  • Nail grooming kits
  • Earplugs
  • Sunblock

Clothing

  • T-shirts (adult sizes)
  • Socks

Shelter Supplies

  • High-efficiency¬†laundry detergent
  • Toilet paper
  • Paper towels
  • Sanitary wipes
  • Green cleaning products
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Anti-bacterial hand soap
  • Food handling gloves¬†(latex or vinyl)

Sleeping/bathing

  • Sleeping bags
  • Slipper socks

Incidental items

  • One-way/daily bus passes
  • Pre-paid phone cards
  • Postage stamps
  • Backpacks/fanny packs
  • Cough drops/cough syrup/cold and allergy medication (without alcohol)
  • Pepto-Bismol
  • Band aids
  • Antacid
  • Antibiotic ointment

Food Items

  • Ground coffee
  • Peanut butter/jelly
  • Sugar/artificial sweetener
  • Coffee creamer
  • Stir sticks
  • Ketchup
  • Mustard
  • Salad dressing
  • Protein bars
  • Crackers

For clothing donations: Due to very limited storage space, the shelter accepts only high-quality, adult-size clothing as noted above. For other clothing donations we suggest area thrift stores.

Please note:

We welcome donations at Utah’s Place (1262 Sutton Way in the Glenbrook Basin) between 9:00 and noon, M-F, and after 2:30 on weekends.