Shelter Wish List

Make a Donation of Items from AWARE’s Wish List!

AWARE appreciates donations of items that are part of our ongoing needs.

Please call us at 586-6623 before bringing by donations.  Due to limited space, we are not able to accept items that aren’t on our wish list.  Drop-off times for donations is between 8am & 4pm.  Thank you for thinking of us.

AWARE’s General Items Wishlist:

  • Toilet paper/trifold paper towels
  • Flashlights
  • Batteries (AAA, AA, 9V, D)
  • Travel-size toothpaste
  • Deodorant, razors, tampons
  • Nail clippers/tweezers
  • New sweat suits, socks
  • Bus tokens/passes
  • Gift cards or passes to the pool/movies
  • Trash bags
  • Forks, silverware, kitchen utensils
  • Paper cups (hot and cold)
  • New pillows
  • Baby wipes
  • Office supplies/copy paper/manila envelopes
  • Forever stamps
  • New, full-size toiletries
  • 3-5 quart pots and pans
  • Old/new cell phones (and chargers)
  • Self-inflating mattresses
  • Adult coloring books and colored pencils
  • Journals, weekly/monthly/yearly planners, pens
  • New car seats
  • Earplugs
  • Eye pillows
  • Small trash bins
  • Room fans (small and medium)
  • Bicycles/locks/helmets
  • Adhesive hooks (command strips)
  • Small desktop organizers (with drawers)

AWARE’s Children’s Program is also in need of certain items:

  • Elmer’s Glue
  • Hula Hoops
  • Gift Cards–for birthdays
  • Gifts for preschool-aged kids, middle school kids, & teens
  • Salt, flour, Cream of Tartar
  • Pool Toys
  • Shaving Cream
  • Legos
  • Rubber Balls (like four square balls)
  • Sensory Toys
  • Water/Sand/Sensory Table
  • Kid’s Sized Rain Gear
  • Swim/Ski/Skate and Climbing Passes
  • Bus Tokens
  • Anything else, please contact Tressa Millam at 907-586-6623

*Unfortunately, AWARE is not able to accept clothing donations.  However, we do have accounts at Alaskan Dames and Mommy-&-Me.  If you drop off your clothing at either of these locations and put them under AWARE’s account, we then give women and children vouchers to use at these stores.  Thanks again for your support.