Gift In-Kind Donations

Throughout our 20-year history, so many have partnered with us to provide the women and children we serve with exactly what they need! We are so grateful that we have been blessed so abundantly BY YOU!

We are streamlining our in-kind donation process to allow us to focus our energy on best serving trafficked and at-risk women and children. You can see the updates below: 

Essential Items

We will continue to accept the following high-priority donations on a consistent, year-round basis: 

  • Full-sized body wash: Brands like Dove, Olay, and Caress 
  • Full-sized shampoo and conditioner: Brands like Pantene and Herbal Essence 
  • Full-sized lotions: Anything with Cocoa Butter is well-loved! 
  • Liquid laundry detergent and softener 
  • Women’s bras, underwear, and socks
  • Women’s deodorant 
  • Ethnic hair care products: Brands like Cantu, Edge, and Shea Moisture (can be found at A&A Beauty Supply and Walmart)
  • $50 Gift Cards: Aldi, Save-a-Lot, Dollar General, and McDonalds
  • $5 and $10 Gift Cards: Dunkin Donuts, Starbucks, Target, McDonalds, and Walmart 
  • Paper towels and toilet paper

* These items will be accepted at 4350 Portage St NW in North Canton 44720 in May on Tuesdays 10am-5pm. In June, this time will change to Mondays 10am-6pm.

Program-Specific Essential Items

In addition, we’d love for you to continue to help with program-specific items by purchasing them from our Amazon Wish Lists. Please also keep an eye out for social media posts about urgent program needs.

Below are our regularly-updated Amazon Wish Lists that are specific to each of our programs. 

 

Become a Partner

Some of our programs need regular support for specific needs. If you feel called to give on a regular basis, please consider filling one of the needs listed below. We are flexible and are able to set up a weekly, bi-weekly, or monthly rotations that works for you.

  • Sponsor an Outreach Strip Team with bi-monthly food or gifts
  • Provide weekly meal donation for Drop-Ins on Tuesdays (Akron & Canton)
  • Provide weekly meal donation for Selah’s Place on Tuesdays (Akron & Cleveland)
  • Donate services (landscaping, construction, organizing, cleaning, etc.)

Other Donations

For all other items such as clothing, jewelry, home goods, etc., we plan to accept these on a quarterly basis during a planned donation day event—please stay tuned for more info!

Thank you so much for your continued support of this work and for bringing hope and healing in tangible ways to the women and children we serve. You make this possible!

If you have questions about donations, please contact our Volunteer Experience Coordinator, Rebecca Kahle, at [email protected]tries.org.