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 jmcdaniel@havenofrest.org.

URGENT NEED

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

Current needs

Men:

  • Pajamas – tops and bottoms all sizes
  • Tennis Shoes
  •  Pants 34 waist and under
  •  Razors
  •  Lotion
  •  Underwear/Boxer Briefs
  •  Shirts size small

Women: 

  • Colored Underwear

Children:     

  • Girl’s and Boy’s clothing for 8 years old and up

 

  • Lamps
  • Mixing Bowls
  • Light bulbs
  • Sloppy Joe Sauces
  • Clocks
  • Rice
  • Lysol Spray/wipes
  • Noodles
  • Q-tips
  • Vegetable Soup
  • Toothpaste
  • Tomato Soup
  • Toothbrushes
  • Creamed Soups
  • Bus passes
  • Styrofoam plates/cups
  • USB flash drives 8/16 GB
  • Plastic ware
  • AA batteries
  • Dish soap
  • King/Queen size bed sheets
  • Napkins
  • Large tooth combs
  • Hair brushes
  • Dishwasher safe cups, bowls and drinking glasses

Gift Cards:

  • Lowes, Home Depot and any Garden Center

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

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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