Wish List for People In Need

Catholic Charities In Kind Warehouse

Catholic Charities serves nearly 35,000 people every year with a diverse range of programs, offering basic necessities and help in moving toward greater stability. Our programs and the people we serve rely on the community for gifts of time and treasure. Several items are always needed to continue our services to men, women and children. In whatever way you choose to give, thank you for your positive impact on the lives of those most in need.

Donating to the In Kind Warehouse

If you have any questions or are planning a drive to collect specific items, please contact our warehouse personnel to get the current up to date information on the most immediate needs of our agency.

In Kind Warehouse is located 341 Chester St. St. Paul, MN 55107. Please call (612) 204-8435 for warehouse directions and to arrange drop off time.

Catholic Charities In-Kind Warehouse Needs Winter 2017/2018

Winter Specific Clothing Items:

Winter Jackets/Coats—all ages and gender, with emphasis on Men’s Sizes XL–4XL 
Waterproof Mittens and/or Gloves—toddler through adult 
Winter Boots—all ages and gender 
Long Underwear—male and female, teen through adult 
Thermal Socks

New Clothing Items for Children, Teens, and Adults

Shoes—Athletic, Casual, Winter Boots
Socks (Greatly Needed)-male and female 
Underwear (Greatly Needed)—all sizes, both male and female 
For women—sports type bras are desired
Men’s Jeans/Pants—all sizes
Sweatshirts, Sweatpants, Activity Pants, Basketball type shorts

New Household Items:

Blankets or Comforters (full, and queen)
Sheet Sets—Queen size greatly needed
Mattress pads (twin, full, and queen)
Cooking Pot with Lid (Larger sizes greatly needed)
Frying Pan (Larger sizes greatly needed)
Dish Sets
Rice Cookers
Bath Towels
Shower Curtains and hooks
Brooms and Dust Pans

Hygiene Items:

Feminine products (tampons and pads)
Men’s Shaving products (razors and cream)
Body Wash
Toothpaste (large size)
Cleansing Wipes
Foot Powder
Ethnic Hair Care Products
Travel size hygiene items always accepted


Diapers-all sizes, Large size pull ups especially needed
Baby Wipes
Baby Bottles, Sippy Cups
Diaper bags

Miscellaneous Items:

Organizers or Filing Folders 
Sketch/Drawing Pads
Lego Sets
Fidgets or Sensory type items, ex. Stress relievers, googly balls, etc.

Gift Cards:

Grocery Store 

School Supply Wish List:

Notebooks (Bound, NOT spiral), especially college rule
Colored Pencils
Graphing Calculators
Pocket Folders
Binder Dividers
Pencil Boxes or pouches
Glue Bottles
Blank Journals
Monthly Planners
Note: currently well stocked with pencils, crayons, spiral notebooks

If you have any questions or are planning a drive to collect specific items, please contact our warehouse personnel to get the current up to date information on our agencies most immediate needs.

Catholic Charities In-Kind Warehouse: 612-204-8295

About used items

Effective February 1, 2014, Catholic Charities no longer accepts used items. For your convenience, we have listed local organizations that will accept used items.

St. Vincent de Paul Society,
2939 12th Ave. So.

Salvation Army
3740 Nicollet Ave Minneapolis, MN

Sabathani Community Center,
M-F 9a-4p
310 East 38th St.
Minneapolis, MN

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