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.

Your gift-in-kind donations help Haven of Rest meet the needs of poor and homeless men, women and children. PLEASE NOTE: Check the attached Needs List or call the Donation Center before bringing it. Haven of Rest has limited storage, and there are some items we are unable to use.  For more information, please call or email Joe McDaniel: 330-535-1563 or by email


  • New White Bath Towels
  • New Men’s P.J’s – all sizes

Current needs

Men: Pajamas – tops and bottoms all sizes
Tennis Shoes
Pants sizes 28-34
Men’s Belts
Underwear/Boxer Briefs
Shirts size small
Casual Shirts size XL and up
Steel toed boots
Safety glasses

Women: Colored Underwear

Children: Boy’s clothing size 6-14
Underwear for boys and girls

Lamps with shades Mixing Bowls
AA batteries Sloppy Joe Sauces
Lysol Spray/wipes Rice
Q-tips Noodles
Toothpaste Vegetable Soup
Toothbrushes Tomato Sauce
Full size Comforters Breakfast Cereals (bagged/boxed)
Bus passes Creamed Soups
Large tooth combs Dish soap
Hair brushes Napkins
Sun Glasses Styrofoam plates/cups
Reading Glasses Plastic ware
Flash Drives
Dishwasher safe cups, bowls and drinking glasses

Toasters Cookie Sheets
Pots and Pans with lids Muffin Pans

Gift Cards: Lowes, Home Depot and any Garden Center

♥Thank you so much for your help with these needs♥


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      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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