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!

For questions about donations or to schedule delivery, contact:

Stephanie Johnson-Wall, Volunteer Coordinator at sjohnson-wall@thedeloresproject.org or (303) 534-5411 ext. 110.


Last updated: May 4, 2021


TOP NEEDS (Wish List)

  • Toothbrush holders
  • Portable Soap Holder
  • Disposable Absorbent Underwear - Adult sizes XL, XXL, and 3XL
  • CleverFox PRO Planner (about 10 total in a variety of colors)
  • Assorted hand weights
  • Hairbrushes
  • Unscented liquid laundry detergent
  • Umbrellas or ponchos or rain jackets
  • Hats for sun protection (baseball cap style, for example)
  • Heat/ice packs
  • Reusable cloth face masks in a variety of sizes
  • Provide haircuts for our shelter guests - please reach out to Stephanie Johnson-Wall to coordinate
  • Provide a meal with 40 servings



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 (Kleenex)
  • Tums
  • Bandaids
  • Cotton balls/rounds
  • Cotton buds


Cleaning Supplies (Wish List)

  • Disposable vinyl gloves
  • Sanitizing wipes
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Laundry detergent pods
  • 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