Year-Round Needs:

Kitchen & Food Pantry
  • Canned vegetables (corn & green beans)
  • Canned fruit
  • Peanut butter
  • Jelly
  • Meat
  • Coffee
  • Canned meat (tuna)
  • Ziplock bags – all sizes
  • Disposable kitchen utensils
  • creamer
  • salad
  • brown sugar
  • hot dog buns & hamburger buns
  • sliced bread
  • flour
  • sugar
  • grits
  • oatmeal
  • cheese
  • fresh fruit
Men’s and Family Emergency Shelters
  • Underwear & socks – all sizes
  • New men’s undershirts
  • Men’s pajama bottoms
  • Linens
    • Twin-size sheets & pillow cases
  • Hygiene items
    • Facial tissue
    • Full-size deodorant
    • Shower shoes (flip flops)
    • Toothbrushes & toothpaste
    • Over-the-counter medications (non-alcohol)
  • Cleaning & janitorial supplies
  • Laundry detergent
  • Paper towels
  • 55-gallon trash bags
Men’s Long-Term Program
  • Underwear & socks – all sizes
  • Laundry detergent
  • 55-gallon trash bags
  • Hygiene items
    • Toilet paper
    • Facial tissue
    • Disposable razors
    • Full-size deodorant
Women and Family Long-Term Program
  • Socks – all sizes
  • Undergarments (new bras and underwear) – all sizes
  • Laundry detergent
  • 55-gallon trash bags
  • Hygiene items
    • Feminine products
    • Toilet paper
    • Facial tissue
    • Disposable razors
    • Full-size deodorant
    • Diapers – all sizes
    • Toothbrushes & toothpaste
    • Over-the-counter medications (non-alcohol)
Youth, Summer, and Community Assistance Programs
  • Socks & underwear – all sizes
  • Reusable water bottles
  • Box fans
Administration & Business Offices
  • Copy paper
For more information about drives or collections for our ongoing needs, please email drives@cityunionmission.org or call Dennis Ellis at (816) 329-1466.