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
  • Nicotine patches and gum
  • EmergenC packets
  • Vitamins
  • Zinc
  • Cough drops
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Gatorade (unexpired regular and sugar-free)
  • Melatonin
  • Salonpas (pain relief patches)
  • Smart Feet (shoe inserts)
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.

  • Coffee (whole bean or ground)
  • Kosher salt
  • Butter
  • Fresh produce
  • Dinner napkins (large, 2-ply)
  • Latex or nitrile gloves (L-XL)
Men’s Shelter/Recovery
  • Men’s underwear (size M-XXL)
  • Deodorant
  • Shampoo (small bottles)
Anna Ogden Hall
  • Ladies' book bags
  • Diapers (size 4-6)
  • Winter boots for women (size 6-11)
  • Twin sheet sets
Center for Women and Children CDA
  • Cold medicines (Emergen-C, cough drops, etc.)
  • Winter pajamas
  • Winter socks
  • Sports bras
  • Shampoo/conditioner
  • Toothbrushes/toothpaste
  • Twin/full comforters
Crisis Shelter
  • Women's underwear (all sizes)
  • Hoodies
  • Flip-flops or shower shoes
  • Hairbrushes
  • Reader glasses (all strengths)


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.