view needed items
Please check our up-to-date Items Needed list before gathering or shopping for items. We require that donated items be NEW (see list for exceptions). Drop off your donation at our loading dock and pick up a tax receipt there.
email for questions
You may drop off your items at our loading dock. Drop-off hours:
Our address is
614 S 3rd St
Minneapolis MN 55415
Please check our Items Needed & Items Not Accepted lists before gathering your items. Complete our Online Donation Form to register your donation. You may pick up a donation tax receipt during drop-off. This info is current today, 8.10.22.
shop online & have it delivered
Shop at Amazon or Target for items needed by our families and have your donation delivered directly to our shelter.
items not accepted
Please do not drop off items on this list so our storage can be used for items families need most.
If you are interested in hosting a donation drive to collect items needed at our shelter, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
offsite group opportunities
Help families staying at People Serving People’s emergency shelter by putting together kits full of essentials or hosting a donation drive.
Questions, or ready to donate? Contact us at email@example.com or by calling 612.277.0258.
This list is up to date (as of August 10, 2022).
Thank you for supporting children and families experiencing instability!
People Serving People is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, tax identification number 41-1965067. Donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. Gifts may be used to support any program unless otherwise restricted by donor.
Philanthropy is rooted in the voluntary action of giving and sharing for the common good.
People Serving People’s crisis response, prevention, and systems change initiatives to help families move towards stability are only possible because of the generosity and kindness of our community of supporters.