Donations

Please call donation line - 507.292.6746

General Donations

  • Batteries (All sizes)
  • Diaper Size 4, 5, 6
  • Diaper wipes
  • Twin size sheet sets only
  • Twin size blankets and quilts only
  • Cleaning supplies: Clorox wipes, Mr.Clean, spray disinfectant, cleaning sponges
  • H/E Laundry soap
  • Dish soap
  • Brooms w/dust pans
  • Ziplock bags, aluminum foil, plastic wrap
  • Paper plates (small and large) bowls, cups
  • Plastic silverware
  • Paper towels, toilet paper and garbage bags
  • Heating pads and ice packs
  • Pots and Pan sets, Dish sets, Cooking Utensil sets, Faltware sets
  • Area Rugs, Throw Rugs
  • All gift cards: Visa, Walmart, Kmart, Shopko, Target, Kwik trip, Hy-ee
  • Napkins

Children’s Program

Infant Items
  • Baby Monitors
  • Large room area rugs
  • Baby powder, lotion, shampoo, wash, orajel, medicine, nasal aspirator, thermometers, medicine dispensers, diaper rash cream
  • Sippy Cups and Bottles (not drop-ins)
  • Bottle Brushes
  • Baby wash, shampoo, and lotion
  • Diapers, Pull-ups (all sizes), and Wipes
  • Infant and Toddler toys
  • Strollers (single and double)
Children and Teens
  • Cars and Trucks
  • Multicultural Dolls
  • Duplos (much coveted!)
  • Legos
  • Tennis Shoes
  • Pajamas (boys sizes 10 to men’s small)
  • Flannel pants
  • Seasonal Coats
  • Pajamas( boys size 10 to men’s medium)
Miscellaneous
  • Gift Cards: Visa, Walmart, Target, Shopko, Apache Mall, Etc. (for specialty purchases like gym shoes, inexpensive dress clothes for school dances, etc.)
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School/Office Supplies

  • Highlighters
  • Pens (red, black, and blue)
  • Two-pocket folders (solid colors)
  • Colored pencils
  • Markers (broad and thin tip)
  • Backpacks
  • Spiral Notebooks
  • Loose Leaf Paper
  • 3 ring Binders
  • Copy paper 8 1/2 x 11
  • Tape (all kinds)
  • File folders: Manila letter Size
  • Post-it-notes
  • Postage stamps
  • White Out

Health Related

  • First Aid Supplies
  • Band aids
  • Tylenol (Adult) generic acetaminophen
  • Tylenol (children) generic
  • Tylenol (infant) generic
  • Advil - Generic ibuprofen
  • Tums generic
  • Mylanta liquid generic
  • Cough medicine (Robitussin DM generic)
  • Antibiotic ointment
  • Ben Gay (Generic version) - Deep heating rub
  • Allergy Medication

Groceries

  • Canned vegetables
  • Canned fruit
  • Canned soups
  • Crackers - saltine, ritz, graham
  • Cereals -All kinds
  • 100% juice
  • Granulated sugar
  • Ketchup
  • Coffee - regular, coffee creamer
  • Cakes/frosting/brownie mix
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If you need assistance, please contact us at:

Women’s Shelter, Inc.

PO Box 457
Rochester, MN 55903

(507) 285-1010 Crisis Line
(507) 285-1938 Business Line
(507) 287 0553 Fax Line

 

Proud participant in the Combined Federal Campaign

2014 DVAM Flyer commemoration flyer

 

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