Wish List

Looking to do a drive for Columbus House? Here are the items our clients need most!

Please feel free to contact Sheree at (203) 401-4400, ext. 138 if you have any questions about the items you would like to donate or if you are interested in running a drive.

WISH LIST (Urgent Needs)

  • New socks
  • New men’s boxer underwear (sizes medium, large & x-large)
  • New women’s underwear (sizes 7 through 12)
  • New men’s & women’s sweatshirts  (sizes medium, large & x-large)
  • New men’s & women’s sweatpants  (sizes medium, large & x-large)
  • Backpacks
  • Bottled water
  • Travel toothpaste, soap, shampoo
  • Full size shampoo
  • Men’s razors
  • $25 Stop & Shop gift cards
  • $5 Dunkin Donuts gift cards
  • Gift cards to Big Lots, Walmart, Kmart, CVS & Walgreens
  • Men's & women’s deodorant
  • Wash cloths & bath towels
  • New twin bed sheets
  • New twin bed comforters


  • $25 gift cards to Wal-Mart, Family Dollar, Target
  • $5 gift cards to fast food restaurants
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • New underwear (all sizes, men and women, boxers for men)
  • New socks (men and women)
  • New t-shirts (all sizes men and women)
  • New sweatshirts
  • New sweatpants
  • Full-size toiletries - shampoo, soap, toothbrushes, toothpaste, shaving cream, razors, deodorant
  • Bath towels and face cloths (new only)
  • Twin-size bed sheet sets (new only)
  • Books of stamps
  • Twin bed comforters (unisex, new only)
  • Pocket calendars
  • Backpacks

***Due to space constraints, Columbus House is not accepting any used clothing donations. Click HERE for a list of our partners that accept clothing.