Types of Items to Donate
Denver Rescue Mission accepts donations of all kinds, including:
- Hygiene items
- Household items
Lawrence Street Shelter:
Canned vegetables (corn, green beans and mixed veggies), fresh produce, ground beef, potatoes, coffee, Styrofoam cups, and coffee mugs.
For more information, please email Jeremy at JStubbs@DenRescue.org.
Fresh produce for the kitchen, socks (men’s size 9–11), underwear (men’s M, L, XL, XXL), sweat pants (men and women M, L, XL, XXL), and tops and bottoms for Respite participants.
For more information, please call Lisa at 303.953.3900.
2015 day-planners (5x7 or larger), size 3 diapers, 8 oz bottles, Clorox wipes, dish and hand soap.
For more information, please call Yolanda at 303.313.2401.
Mattresses (twin, full and queen), furniture, blankets, diapers of all sizes, basic hygiene items, underwear and socks, canned tomatoes, tomato sauce, fruit, coffee, oatmeal (bulk), tuna and canned meat, and sugar.
For more information, please call Aric at 303.331.2934.
Urgent need for volunteer optometrists and medical doctors. Volunteer dentists with dental assistants. Over-the-counter medications (Advil, Tylenol, cough drops, etc.), new reading glasses, new eyeglass frames, and eyeglass cases.
For more information, please call Jeff at 303.294.0157 x2103.
Family Rescue Ministry:
Eleven mentor teams to meet with homeless families over 6 months in Lakewood, Littleton, Thornton, and Commerce City.
To mentor, please call Kayleigh at 303.331.2902.
Mentors for homeless men, women, youth, families, and refugees.
For more information, please call Tom at 303.953.3939.
Work clothing for participants: coats, pants, heavy clothing, boots (size 10–12), and gloves. Also hay, livestock feed, books, and sturdy dressers for the dorms.
For more information, please call Duncan at 970.568.9803.
LifeSkills, Education and Career Center:
Note pads (college rule), 3-ring binders (1 to 2 inches), pencils, pens, disposable head phones, and 2015 pocket calendars.
For more information, please call Mark at 303.953.3918.
Conduct a Drive
If you or your organization is interested in conducting a drive to collect items, please contact Lisette for more information at 303.313.2414 or e-mail her at Lisette@DenRescue.org.
Current Greatest Needs
Donate items online via our Amazon Giving Page.
Vehicles, running or not. For more information, please call Pierce at 303.331.2938.