Our Wish List

Donations can be dropped off at 263 Main Street in Bangor. Parking is available next to our building. Please come to the front door, knock, and let staff know you are looking to donate. We will be happy to direct you. Thank you!

Do you want to give and don’t feel like shopping? Well, the Shelter has a registry at Walmart that includes a list of items that can be purchased online and sent directly to us.

We have wish lists on Walmart and Amazon.



Urgently needed items:

  • Deodorant
  • Disposable razors
  • Shaving Cream
  • Winter Gloves
  • Phone charges for android/apple devices
  • Earbuds/Headphones
  • Day Planners
  • Journals/Notebooks
  • Backpacks
  • New undergarments
  • Sweatpants/Leggings
  • Winter Jackets
  • Winter Boots
  • Sneakers, work boots, and shoes appropriate for walking.
  • Belts

Items that are commonly needed for day-to-day Shelter operations include:

  • Plastic cutlery (forks, spoons, butter knives)
  • Paper Towels
  • Toilet Paper
  • Hand Soap

Other Acceptable Donations

  • Sweaters/Hoodies
  • New Toiletries
  • Raincoats/Ponchos
  • Umbrellas
  • Combs, brushes
  • Nail clippers

Non-perishable Food

  • Canned meats; tuna, chicken, etc.
  • Cereal
  • Macaroni & cheese
  • Canned veggies
  • Canned soups
  • Pasta Sauce
  • Sugar, salt, pepper
  • Coffee
  • Dry coffee creamer (especially needed)
  • Boxed macaroni dinners

Other Foods

  • Butter/margarine
  • Milk: fresh-any percent, dry, evaporated, or aseptic packaged
  • Juice
  • Eggs
  • Salad dressing
  • Mayonnaise

Cleaning Supplies

  • Latex/plastic gloves
  • Dish detergent (Dawn)
  • Bleach
  • SOS-type pads
  • Air freshener- Lysol
  • Windex