Our Current Needs

Thank you for your interest in donating to The Delores Project. We depend on the generous support of our donors in order to serve our community. Check out our Amazon Wish Lists to purchase items and have them sent straight to our door!

Please complete this form to start the donation process: Offer An In-Kind Donation

 

Last updated: May 27, 2021

 

TOP NEEDS (Wish List)

  • Coffee mugs
  • Facial tissues (such as Kleenex)
  • Earbuds
  • Toothbrush holders
  • Portable soap holders
  • Cotton swabs (such as Q-tips)
  • Disposable absorbent underwear - adult sizes XL, XXL, and 3XL
  • CleverFox PRO Planner (about 10 total in a variety of colors)
  • Unscented laundry detergent pods
  • Items to celebrate Independence day (sparklers, water balloons, glow sticks)
  • Old magazines to create vision boards
  • Umbrellas or ponchos or rain jackets
  • Hats for sun protection (baseball cap style, for example)
  • Reusable cloth face masks in a variety of sizes

 

Rehousing Support

These donations will help our rehoused guests to furnish their apartments on their road to housing stability.

  • Lamps (table or floor)
  • Nightstands
  • Comfortable accent chairs
  • Apartment-size microwaves
  • Bookcases/shelving
  • Chest of drawers
  • Dinette sets
  • Hangers (not wire)
  • Vacuums
  • Radios/boom boxes

 

The following lists are ongoing needs and helpful items to collect in a donation drive:

 

Pantry Items (Wish List) *all items must be unexpired and unopened

  • Coffee (Anything NOT Kirkland Signature or other finely ground coffees)
  • Powdered creamer
  • Hot sauce
  • Ketchup
  • Salad dressing
  • Breakfast cereal
  • Frozen vegetables
  • Coffee filters
  • Disposable coffee cups
  • Individually packaged snacks (popular options include ramen noodles, Easy Mac, chips, granola bars, crackers, cookies, and fruit cups)
  • Canned soup and canned veggies
  • Meals in a box (such as Hamburger Helper)

 

Personal Care Items (Wish List) *all items must be new and unopened

  • Black hair care and skin care products
  • Travel-size toiletries
  • Facial tissue (such as Kleenex)
  • Tums
  • Adhesive Bandages (such as Band-AID)
  • Cotton balls/rounds
  • Cotton swabs (such as Q-tips)
  • Disposable absorbent underwear - all adult sizes

 

Cleaning Supplies (Wish List)

  • Unscented laundry detergent pods
  • Disposable vinyl gloves
  • Dishwasher detergent pods
  • Liquid dish soap

 

Arts & Crafts Supplies (Wish List)

  • Jewelry making items (leather cord, beads, etc)
  • Ink pads for stamps
  • Supplies for hand sewing (needles, thread, embroidery stuff)

While we appreciate every gift, we have limited storage space and staff capacity, which means we can't accept everything. At this time, we DO NOT need the following items:

  • Clothing
  • Menstrual hygiene items
  • Furniture
  • Appliances
  • Chore Store Items