A List of Needs from our Friends at First Stop

Paper Plates
Toilet Paper
Paper Towels
We have an ongoing, yearly blanket drive, gathering blankets for the homeless in our area.

Meal Packs, Hygiene Kits, and Other Needs
for Homeless Individuals

Meal Pack

Pack into a zippered plastic bag:

    • 1 small can of meat (e.g., Vienna sausage, potted meat, beanie weenies, tuna)
    • 1 package of pre-wrapped peanut butter crackers
    • 1 package of pre-wrapped cookies
    • 1 – 6 oz. can or box of juice
    • Napkin or paper towel

  • 1 package of cheese that does not require refrigeration
  • Fruit cup
  • Anything else that would add variety!

Please be sure that all containers can be opened without a can opener,
and be sure to provide a plastic fork or spoon if it will be needed.

Hygiene Kits

Pack into zippered plastic bag:

  • Hand towel
  • Wash Soap
  • Deodorant
  • Shampoo
  • Nail file or emery board
  • Safety razor
  • 6 Band-aids (flexible fabric and sport-style stay on when wet)

 Small sizes of the consumable products are best.

 Other Needs

  •  Money
  • Flashlights
  • Batteries (all sizes)