Donate Items

Your gift-in-kind donations help Haven of Rest meet the needs of poor and homeless men, women and children. Donations should be taken to Haven of Rest’s donation drive-thru at the rear of our Client Services Center at 207 East Market St. in Akron. The donation drive-thru is completely covered from the elements. Drive-thru hours are Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.– 6:00 p.m. and Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  The drive-thru is closed Sunday.


  • New White Bath Towels
  • New Men’s P.J’s – all sizesFor more information, please call or email Joe McDaniel: 330-535-1563 or by email

Current needs

  • Men’s Shirts – sizes 2XL + larger
  • Men’s Pants – sizes 28 – 34 waist
  • Men’s Long Underwear
  • Men’s P.J.’s
  • Children’s Clothing – all sizes
  • Women’s Colored Undergarments
  • Women’s Pants – sizes 2XL + larger
  • Women’s Socks
  • Bed Sheet Sets – queen size
  • Bed Pillows
  • New White Bath Towels
  • Disinfecting Toilet Bowl Cleaner
  • 100 Individual Juice Boxes for Happy Birthday Jesus Party
  • Individual Juice Boxes for Packed Lunches
  • Individual Packets of creamer, sugar, ketchup, mayo, mustard
  • Individual Bags of potato chips, pretzels, various other snacks
  • Boys Slippers
  • Baby Powder
  • New Toy Action Figures
  • Newer Gaming System (4 players or more – call Jessica at 330-434-1149


1). Women’s Day Room –  Teach Bible Study 8:00-8:30am

2). Future Story – need 1 person to Teach basic sewing skills

NOTE: Clothing is distributed according to the current season. We do not mend, repair or launder donations. Please be sure your donation is clean and in season. Underwear must be new. There is a great need in all areas for larger sizes. Personal care and food items must be new and unopened.

Your Gift of $115 helps 60 people
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