YWCA Cass Clay - Eliminating Racism, Empowering Women

In-kind Gifts/Urgent Needs

Most Urgent Needs

  • Winter Coats, all sizes and genders, new/gently used
  • Journals/Small notebooks
  • Hand Soap´╗┐
  • Canned fruit
  • Canned meat
  • Rice products
  • Dixie Cups
  • Size 5 & 6 women's underwear, new
  • DayQuil/NyQuil, Children's Cough/Cold medicines

Food/Kitchen

  • Plastic reusable bowls & cups
  • Ziplock bags - gallon size
  • Sugar
  • Pancake mix
  • Spaghetti noodles & sauce
  • Mac & Cheese mix
  • Meal in a box (Hamburger Helper, skillet dishes)
  • Creamed soup
  • Ground Coffee
  • Coffee condiments (dried creamers are preferred)
  • Ramen

Supportive Housing/Household

  • Small TV stands (no large entertainment centers)
  • Toasters
  • Small sets of dishes (not chinaware)
  • Coffee pots
  • Knife sets
  • Twin sized bed sheet sets
  • Shower curtains/Liners/Rings
  • Flat screen TV's (no box TV's)
  • All gently used household items: silverware, glasses, casserole dishes, set of knives, measuring cups & spoons

Education & Employment

  • Flash drives/USB sticks
  • Plain 2-pocket folders

Childcare/Study Buddies

  • Girls clothing, sizes 3-5
  • Strollers
  • Sippy cups
  • Appropriate new/gently used Halloween Costumes - toddlers to teen sizes

Hygiene

  • Hair products: hair oil, hair grease, and edge control
  • Deodorant
  • Denture paste
  • Pregnancy body pillows
  • Mini hygiene items (hotel sizes)
  • Bras: 30A, 32A, 30B, 32B, 34C, 36C, 38C

Cleaning/Maintenance Items

  • Toilet paper
  • Toilet bowl cleaner
  • Dish soap
  • Clorox bleach
  • Laundry baskets
  • Window cleaner
  • Bathroom cleaner (EX: Soft Scrub)
  • Dish scrubbers/cleaning solutions
  • Paper towels

Other

  • VCR/DVD players
  • Dixie cups
  • Small fans
  • Gas, phone, & grocery gift cards
  • Magic erasers
  • Alarm clocks
  • RCA cables
  • Cortisone Cream

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