Just In case you may want to donate to a shelter not included on our list, here is some general information. Also, volunteers are typically very welcomed at most shelters, although you should ask first.
Items Shelters DO Need
Unused Clothing (Especially Underwear and Socks)
Pads, Tampons, and other feminine products
Blankets, Sleeping Bags, Bed Sheets
Toilet Paper, Tissues
Items Shelters Typically DON’T Need:
Sometimes Used Clothing (Never Underwear or Socks)
Used Pillows, Sheets, Etc.
Used Toys (Especially Stuffed Animals)