items not accepted

This list is reviewed and updated quarterly. It is up to date (as of May 15, 2021).

The following items are not accepted
Baby formula (powdered) within 2 months of expiration date
Baby formula (ready-made liquid)
Breast pumps (new or used)
Car seats (new or used)
Electronics (Best Buy Stores accept electronics purchased anywhere)
Food items (unless pre-approved by food services staff: call 612.277.0203)
Furniture, including bed frames, mattresses, and household furnishings
Stuffed animals
Toys that are used

Clothing donations (including socks and shoes) are not being accepted at this time.

Our goal at People Serving People is to build stability and confidence within families. If an item needs repair or is too worn or damaged to use it yourself, we ask that you not donate it to People Serving People.

Please view our Needed Items list to see what our families need most.

Questions, or ready to donate? Contact us at or by calling 612.274.7727.
This list is up to date (as of May 15, 2021).

Thank you for supporting children and families experiencing instability!