MOST NEEDED ITEMS

COVID-19 Needs

  • Staples
    • ketchup
    • spaghetti pasta
  • “Grab-and-go” kids snacks
    • granola bars
    • crackers
    • dried fruit
  • Simple child friendly meals
    • Spaghetti O’s
    • ravioli
    • mac and cheese
    • ramen
    • peanut butter and jelly
    • cereal
  • Pet food
  • household cleaning supplies
  • toilet paper
  • paper towels
  • Clorox disinfecting wipes
  • disinfecting spray
  • bleach
  • disposable gloves
  • hand soap
  • hand sanitizer
  • face masks
  • diapers – sizes 1-6
  • baby wipes
  • paper bags – these are best for pre-packing the orders for our food shelf customers.

Organize a donation drive! 360 Communities provides all of the resources and information you need to run a successful donation drive on our Run Your Drive page. You can organize one at your place of work, school, or in your community.

Run A Drive

Food Shelf Needs

360 Communities accepts donations year round at all five of our food shelves. Schedule a drop off at any of our locations by calling ahead so our volunteers are available to receive your gift.

View our handout on the Most Wanted Food Items at 360 Communities food shelves.

Our Most Needed Items
Drop-off locations and hours

Non-Food Items We Accept

Expand each item to see a list of donation items we accept.

Donate these items during our school supply drive in July and August!

  • Backpacks
  • Flash drives
  • Pencils (#2)
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Highlighters & Sharpies (fine point, black)
  • Calculators
  • Legal pads (yellow)
  • Clipboards
  • Loose leaf paper (wide)
  • Colored pencils, Crayons, & Markers (washable, regular and thin)
  • Composition notebooks
  • Pencil boxes & Pencil pouches (3-Ring)
  • Dry erase markers
  • Pencil sharpeners
  • Erasers
  • Glue / Glue Sticks
  • Pens (red, black, and blue)
  • Pocket folders
  • Post-it notes
  • Protractors & Rulers
  • Scissors
  • Scotch tape (regular and double-sided)
  • Tennis shoes (needed in variety of sizes, male and female)
  • T-Shirts (Gray) (required for phys ed classes in middle schools)
  • Watercolor paint sets
  • Wide ruled notebooks

Please contact Lewis House Eagan at (651) 452-7288 or Lewis House Hastings at (651) 437-1291 to set up a delivery time.

  • Gasoline gift cards
  • Target, Wal-Mart, Walgreens, and CVS gift cards
  • Cell phone chargers
  • Air mattresses with pumps
  • Silverware & Cooking utensils
  • Dishes, pots, pans, bake ware
  • Day/Month at a Glance calendars
  • Diapers – sizes 5 and 6 are the most needed
  • Baby wipes & diaper rash ointment
  • Baby formula
  • Baby wash
  • Vaseline
  • Bath towels, wash cloths | new
  • Comforters | new
  • Twin sheets, mini/ portable crib sheets | new
  • Pajamas & Bathrobes– all sizes | new
  • Shampoo, Conditioner
  • Ethnic hair care products
  • Body wash & body lotion
  • Ladies deodorant
  • Ladies razors
  • Combs, brushes
  • Advil, Tylenol, cold medicine (children and adult)
  • Sensory Toys

All of our food shelves accept various hygiene items including:

  • Baby food & formula,
  • Diapers
  • Baby wipes
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Deodorant
  • Toothpaste
  • Tooth brushes
  • Shampoo & Conditioner
  • Soap (hand, body, face)
  • Can Openers
Most Needed School Supplies Halfsheet Flyer
Most Needed Personal Care Items Flyer