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You can offer comfort throughout the year with your gift of helpful items to assist the people we serve. Client needs vary by season and by program area. 

Please note, the Coalition is not able to accept unscheduled in-kind donations.

To schedule a time to drop off donations, please contact Chalonie Craighead at


Renaissance Children's Center

Our Children's Center is in need of:

Children's books (new and gently used)

New art and craft supplies

Sandbox toys (buckets, shovels, and toys)

Diapers size 4 and larger

No stuffed animals please. 

Summer Wellness Kits

Our street outreach team distributes Summer Wellness kits April through September:

  • Travel size sunscreen
  • Lip balm with SPF
  • Durable water bottles
  • Bottles water/Gatorade
  • Bus Tokens
  • Travel size hygiene items 
Infant Care Basket

We serve 1,600 families each year. Help provide parents with the essentials for a new baby:

  • Diapers
  • Baby wipes
  • Baby formula
  • Baby food
  • Bottles
  • Pacifiers
  • Baby shampoo
  • Baby clothes
Hygiene Kits

We are in need of Hygiene Kits throughout the year:

  • Shampoo and conditioner
  • Soap/body wash
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste
  • Underwear (Men and Women all sizes)
  • Hand lotion
  • Lip balm
  • Socks
Welcome Home Basket

The Coalition houses over 4,000 households each year. Individuals and families moving into their new home need the essentials: 

  • Household cleaning supplies
  • Broom
  • Mop and bucket
  • Laundry detergent
  • Linens
  • Cookware

Our Stories

After being discharged from the VA hospital where he lost six toes to frostbite, Stephen found a safe place for healing through the Coalition’s Medical Respite Care Program. And, he reconnected with his daughter Jodi, who was relieved to hear he was alive and recovering nicely. - Read More