Top Needs


NOTICE: To avoid the Trent bridge closure, we recommend accessing the Men’s Shelter, admin offices and donation garage via Martin Luther King Jr. Way. We will update here when the bridge is open.

Medical Clinics
  • Valerian root supplement
  • Arch supports (Dr. Scholl’s, Superfeet, etc.)
  • Aloe vera or other sunburn relief
Food Services

 Please ONLY deliver these needs to the donations garage at 1224 E Trent Ave. or the Center for Women and Children in CDA.
 Please also see our Food Donations Guidelines.

  • Mayonnaise
  • Salad dressings
  • Salad greens
  • Coffee
  • Creamer
  • Spices
Men’s Shelter/Recovery
  • Razors
  • Deodorant
  • Belts
Anna Ogden Hall
  • PRIORITY: Pull ups (size 4-5T)
  • Large print “The Life Recovery Bible” (Green cover)
  • Black hair care products for children
  • African American baby dolls (life-like, not stiff) for childcare center (2)
  • African American “Polly Pocket” type dolls that the girls would take to their rooms (2)
  • Water play diapers
  • Kid-friendly snacks (fish crackers, “gogurt,” string cheese, juice boxes, popsicles, etc.)
  • 4” 3-ring binders (2)
  • Sunscreen
  • After sun care gel or spray
  • Denture creme
  • Laundry pods
  • Dryer sheets

Center for Women and Children CDA
  • Women’s water shoes (size 7-9)
  • Sun visors
  • Cases of bottled water
  • Individually wrapped snack foods
  • Craft supplies (markers, paper, glue sticks, hot glue guns and sticks, trims)
  • Disinfectant wipes
  • Tampons (size “Super”)
  • Bed toppers (size full)
  • Slippers
  • Robes
  • Pens, pencils, markers
  • Prong folders
  • Spiral notebooks
  • Construction paper
  • Glue and tape
  • Acrylic paint
  • Vegetable oil
  • Canned black beans
  • Balsamic vinegar
  • Children’s snacks
Crisis Shelter
  • Travel-sized shampoo and conditioner
  • Cotton balls
  • Diapers (size 4-5T)
  • Dental floss
  • Ear plugs
  • Zippered plastic bags (gallon and quart)
  • Flip-flops, tennis shoes and soccer sliders sizes (size 6-12)
  • Sports bras (size M-XXL)

Mark your donation for the specific shelter and drop off at
1224 E Trent Ave., Spokane, WA or
196 W Haycraft Ave., Coeur d'Alene, ID
Monday through Saturday, 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.