order and send wish list items

Order wish list items and send them to our shelter or browse the list for ideas.

order wish list items

top 10

Diapers, baby wipes, sheets and blankets–see what’s most needed by children and families sheltering at People Serving People.

top 10 wish list


Toiletries must be NEW & UNOPENED, full or travel sized.

toiletries wish list

children & youth

All items must be NEW, except gently used books and dress-up costumes are accepted. We do not have storage space for clothes; please donate only clothes listed.

children & youth wish list


All items must be NEW.

babies wish list

career closet

New or very gently used career clothes are accepted. Women’s petite and larger sized items are particularly needed.

career closet wish list

household items

Donate items used by our shelter guests and items needed by guests when they move out of People Serving People.

household items wish list

donation drives

Interested in doing a donation drive for families sheltering at People Serving People?

do a donation drive


Donations can be delivered to 614 3rd Street South, Minneapolis MN, Monday-Friday 7am-5:30pm
and Saturday 1-3:30pm.

Please donate only those items on our wish list; it costs us time and money to dispose of items we cannot use. Thank you!

Click Where can I donate items? to identify other organizations that may accept the following items.

  • Breast pumps
  • Car seats
  • Clothing, unless otherwise specified on our Wish Lists
  • Cribs & bassinets
  • ELECTRONICS–Best Buy stores accept electronics purchased anywhere for recycling
  • FOOD ITEMS–unless pre-approved by staff–call 612.277.0203
  • Furniture, including bed frames & mattresses
  • Similac: powder within 2 months of expiration date; ready made (liquid); soy formula
  • Strollers
  • Stuffed animals
  • Toys that are used–only new toys accepted

Questions? Contact Michele Whitney, or call her at 612.277.0258.