Donate Items Needed for Winter – hats, gloves, mittens, scarves, earmuffs, & blankets for children & adults.
Help Common Place supply a basic toiletries bag to program participants. items needed are: bars of soap, deodorants, toothpaste, toothbrushes, combs, hair brushes, picks, shampoo for both Caucasian and African-American type hair, conditioner, dental floss, hand lotion, & laundry soap.
Donate non-perishable food items or a monetary gift to our food pantry. Items needed are canned meats, canned soups, canned vegetables & fruits, pasta, pasta sauces, canned ravioli, baked beans, pork & beans, macaroni & cheese, rice, muffin mixes, pancake mixes, peanut butter & jelly, pudding & gelatin mixes, cereal, oatmeal, cereal bars, & crackers. Donation of brown paper grocery sacks also appreciated.
Wallpaper a bathroom in one of our after school program houses, or paint a storage room in our main building, or paint interior walls of after school program houses.
Help us cut expenses by donating basic items needed:
paper towels, toilet paper, liquid hand soap, Lysol disinfectant spray, liquid dish soap, paper/foam plates & bowls, plastic forks & spoons, & paper napkins.
- Other basic items needed:
Items Needed for Youth and Adults
- New or gently used warm winter hats, scarves, mittens, gloves, winter coats & blankets
- Pens & pencils
- Wide & narrow rule spiral notebooks
- Youth Programs – healthy snacks: granola bars; fresh fruits; boxes of cereal; applesauce; individual containers of fruit in natural juices; crackers; microwave popcorn; bottled water
Items Needed for All Common Place’s Programs
- First-aid supplies: bandages of all shapes & sizes; cold/hot packs
- Coffee supplies: regular & decaf coffee; bulk sugar or sugar packets; creamers or non-dairy creamers; paper napkins; 8 oz. stryofoam coffee cups
- Paper towels; disinfectant wipes and sprays; hand sanitziers; boxes of facial tissue
Items Needed for our Food Pantry
- Canned soups
- Canned meats
- Canned vegetables & fruits
- Boxed meals
- Macaroni & cheese
- Pasta & pasta sauces
- Hot & cold cereals
- Peanut butter & jelly