Ongoing Needs

Here is a list of the supplies that are always needed to enable us to provides for the immediate needs of our homeless residents, but seem often to be running low. If your heart is so inclined, we are always grateful to receive donations of these items from individuals or from group collection projects.

You can drop off donations at the Shelter at 334 Barclay Street, Salisbury, Maryland 21804. Call the Shelter at 410-749-5673 for more information.

PAPER GOODS

  • Toilet paper
  • Paper towels
  • Disposable diapers
  • Aluminum foil
  • Plastic wrap
  • Sandwich bags
  • Trash bags (13, 30, 45 gal.)
  • Facial tissues

 

PERSONAL HYGIENE PRODUCTS

  • Soap
  • Shampoo
  • Deodorant
  • Razors, shave cream
  • Hair brushes, combs
  • Lotions

 

CLEANING SUPPLIES

  • Cleaning rags & sponges
  • Brooms, mops
  • Spray cleaners (bleach, pine, all purpose)
  • Laundry detergents, bleach
  • Ammonia
  • Cold & flu medicines
  • OTC medicines

 

FOOD SUPPLIES

  • Sugar
  • Flour
  • Coffee
  • Tea bags
  • Powdered drink mixes
  • Vegetable oil
  • Breakfast meats (bacon, bologna, scrapple)
  • Butter, margarine
  • Mayonnaise
  • Milk
  • Broth (beef, chicken)
  • Onions
  • Fresh produce (vegetables, fruit)
  • Pastries (cakes, donuts, etc.)
  • Bread
  • Jellies, jams
  • Canned goods
  • Pasta, pasta sauce