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We collect the following items to supply many different shelters. Not all shelters accept the same items so our list is always evolving. Please contact us if you have any questions about donating items. Don’t forget, we can also coordinate a pick up!

Donation of toiletries from students at Southern Connecticut State University

Greek Life at Southern Connecticut State University held a Stuff-a-Pillowcase drive to collect toiletries.

  • Sheets
  • Comforters
  • Quilts
  • Blankets
  • Pillows/pillowcases
  • Bed bug mattress covers (new)
  • Towels
  • Shower curtains
  • Shower liners/rings
  • Bath rugs
  • Basic toiletries (Toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, deodorant, safety razor, feminine products etc.)
  • Laundry detergent

When we receive donated linens that are too worn or stained for our shelters, we donate them to the CT Humane Society so we can help our homeless furry friends!

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Donation of pillows from Marriott Hotel in Wallingford, CT.