Wish List


Due to COVID-19, we have narrowed our focus for in-kind donations to the most critical needs. Please visit our COVID-19 supplies page to learn more about how you can support the 24/7 operation of our shelter.

Make a Gift In Kind

Your material donation helps us meet the day to day needs of our students and residents. Thank you!

Our Saviour’s Housing

Immediate Needs
  • Razors
  • Pillows
  • Hand warmers
  • Foot or baby powder
  • Men’s Boxer Briefs (L and XL)
  • Lotion
  • Men’s undershirts (all sizes)
  • Dish soap
  • Non-dairy creamer
  • Non-alcoholic mouthwash (travel size)
Ongoing Needs
Items may be new or gently used.

  • Air mattresses (full size or larger)
  • Vacuums
  • Durable brooms and stand up dust pans
  • Swiffer wet jet mops and refill materials
  • Clock radios
  • Fans or heaters (depending on the time of year)
  • Floor lamps
  • Flat screen TVs (32 inch or smaller)
  • Toasters
  • 10pc Aluminum Nonstick Cookware Set – http://bit.ly/OSH_Pot_and_Pan_Set
  • Microwaves
  • Queen and full-size sheet sets
  • Folding personal shopping carts
  • Plastic shower curtains and rings
  • Wastebaskets and garbage bags (8 or 13 gallons)
  • Bathroom rugs
  • Bus passes or tokens
  • Target gift cards

See our Kit Assembly opportunities for additional giving opportunities.

While we are grateful for your generosity, please note that we are unable to accept clothing, household items, or food – except what’s listed above. If you would like to help with food, please see information on our volunteer page. We also do not accept children’s items.

PLEASE contact the Volunteer Coordinator by email or phone, 612-872-4193 x2, to schedule a donation drop off time between the hours of 12:00am and 4:00pm on Thursdays.

English Learning Center

  • Pre-Sharpened Pencils
  • Electric Pencil Sharpener
  • Plain white copy paper
  • Refurbished or pre-owned desktop computers in working order
  • Coffee
  • Powdered Coffee Creamer
  • Sugar

If you would like to make a material donation of any kind, please contact our Volunteer Coordinators in advance.

  • Email volunteer@oshousing.org or call 612.872.4193×2 about donations for Our Saviour’s Housing.
  • Email volunteer@englishlc.org or call 612.874.9963×2 about donations for the English Learning Center.
  • Financial donations are also greatly appreciated and may be made online or mailed to 2315 Chicago Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55404.


Make a donation today to change lives

2315 Chicago Ave. So.
Minneapolis, MN 55404

Phone | 612.871.5900
Fax | 612.871.0017


Our Saviour's Housing

2219 Chicago Ave. So.
Minneapolis, MN 55404

Phone | 612.872.4193
Fax | 612.872.4442

English Learning Center

2315 Chicago Ave. So.
Minneapolis, MN 55404

Phone | 612.874.9963
Fax | 612.871.0017