Care Packages are an easy, fun, and efficient way to help the Midlands homeless community.
Whether by yourself or with a group, fill up a gallon-sized bag with essential toiletries and bring them to the Mission, where we will distribute them to those in need.
Year-Round Items include:
Toothbrush & toothpaste
Small washcloth or towel
Seasonal Items include:
What to Donate for Our Guests
Thank you for considering donating items to Oliver Gospel. Before you bring in your items to donate, please check and make sure your item is something we can accept. While we appreciate every donation, there are some items we simply cannot accept.
We accept non-perishable food items to-date, unopened, with no major damage to packaging.
We accept men’s, women’s, and children’s clothing. Underwear is accepted in unopened packages.
Sets of dishes, pots and pans, simple decorations, pictures and frames, and many other items help furnish new homes.
Unopened individual toiletries benefit our numerous shelters and needy families in the community.
Diapers, wipes, formula, baby laundry detergent. Please only bring new items.
Due to the large amount of items donated to our Mission, we encourage in-kind donations to be taken to our Thrift Store, located off of Two Notch Rd. Here, items will be sorted and delivered to the Mission if they are a current need.
Food donations should be delivered to Oliver Gospel's Taylors Street location and can only be accepted during the following times:
Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 4 PM
Saturday: 2 PM - 4 PM
Sunday: 12 PM - 4 PM
How to Donate Goods to our Thrift Store
Our Thrift Store is our headquarters for gently used items and donated goods provided to our guests by people like you. Upon graduating, our guests receive goods at a value of $500 at the Thrift Store to fully outfit their new home as well as provide opportunities for our guests to develop professional skills and build confidence in the workplace.