Our Saviour’s Housing provides shelter, comfort, hope, and community for people who are homeless. We serve over 650 men and women annually in our Emergency Shelter, Transitional Housing, and Permanent Supportive Housing programs. Please consider joining as a partner in our work!

 

Immediate Needs

  • Pillows, blankets
  • Winter coats, gloves/mittens, socks
  • Towels (bath, hand, dish, dishcloths)
  • Dish soap (powdered for washer and liquid for washing by hand)
  • Laundry detergent
  • New underwear, socks (men’s and women’s)
  • Men’s white undershirts (any size), XL solid color t-shirts
  • Sweatpants/sweatshirts (new or gently used)
  • Twin sized mattresses (good condition), sheets
  • Reading glasses
  • Lunch supplies (granola bars, chips, juice, etc)

Personal Items/Hygiene (new):

  • Deodorant
  • Foot powder
  • Shower flip-flops
  • Women’s hygiene products (pads and tampons)
  • Ibuprofen, OTC cold medicine, first-aid materials, Kleenex

Resident and Program Use:

  • Coffee and non-diary creamer
  • Peanut butter and jam
  • Breakfast cereal
  • Ear plugs
  • Day-planners (small, 2018)
  • Tin Foil and plastic wrap
  • Bus cards and Target gift cards
  • Board games

Household Needs (new or gently used):

  • Vacuums, fans, irons, lamps, digital TVs
  • Microwaves, toasters, coffee grinders/makers, crockpots, blenders
  • Cookware
  • Spoons, forks, and knives
  • Queen- and full-size bed sheets
  • Folding personal shopping cart
  • Shower curtains, liners, rings
  • Wastebaskets
  • Bathroom rugs
  • Air mattresses

Cleaning Supplies: 

  • Brooms and sponge mops
  • Multi-purpose cleaner
  • Sponges and paper towels

Financial Donations:

Consider making a financial gift to meet our other needs, such as:

  • Staff to guide and support residents’ progress
  • Maintenance to continue providing high-quality housing
  • Daily resident needs including meals, hot showers, and clean laundry

 We Do NOT Accept:

Please contact us to ensure we are able to receive your donation. We’re always happy to provide tours of our facility. For more information and/or to schedule a delivery, contact: 

Amy Hartman, Volunteer Coordinator 

(612) 872-4193 ext. 2 or volunteer@oshousing.org