Shelter Wish List

Shelter staff work hard to utilize our resources carefully and efficiently.  Donations of items from the list below will help us stretch our budget further and meet the many and varied needs of our clients.

This list represents items that are most often needed.  If you have specific items you think may be useful that are not listed below, please call our Community Outreach Center at (434) 963-4676.

School Supplies needed:  

  • Backpacks – all ages, no wheels, prefer solid/neutral colors
  • Lunch Box/Bag – all ages, prefer solid/neutral colors
  • Pocket Folders
  • Crayons – 24 pack
  • Colored Pencils – 12 or 24 pack
  • Washable Markers
  • Dry Erase Markers
  • Scissors
  • Glue Sticks
  • Highlighters
  • Calculators
  • Earbuds
  • USB Sticks

Shelter Supplies needed:

  • Perishable Food Items
  • Grocery Gift Cards
  • Pharmacy Gift Cards
  • CAT Bus Tickets (available at C’ville City Hall)
  • Flashlights
  • Baby Monitors
  • Sweatpants & Sweatshirts (L, XL, XXL)
  • Laundry Detergent (High efficiency)
  • Toilet Paper
  • Paper Towels
  • 13 Gallon Garbage Bags
  • Toiletries: Shampoo & Conditioner, Deodorant – full size, unopened bottles only
  • Bath Towels
  • Kitchen Towels
  • White Bedsheets (twin and full)
  • Mattress Pads (twin and full)
  • Old or broken cell phones
  • Journals

We are unable to accept donations of clothing, toys and books due to lack of storage space.