Donate Items

Your gift-in-kind donations help Haven of Rest meet the needs of poor and homeless men, women and children. Donations should be taken to Haven of Rest’s donation drive-thru at the rear of our Client Services Center at 207 East Market St. in Akron. The donation drive-thru is completely covered from the elements. Drive-thru hours are Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.– 6:00 p.m. and Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  The drive-thru is closed Sunday.

 Current needs

  • Men’s Pants (size 28-34)
  • Hot Chocolate, Ground Coffee (Regular and Decaf)
  • Boy’s and Girl’s Shirts (2T – 10)
  • Twin Size Bed Sheets
  • Men’s Shower Shoes and Personal Care Items
  • Women, Men, Children undergarments and bras
  • Shampoo and Conditioner
  • Metro Bus Tickets for Men’s Division
  • Bars of Soap, Body Wash
  • Spray Deodorant
  • Canned Soup, Fruits & Vegetables
  • Pre-sweetened Cold Cereal, Instant Oatmeal
  • Boys Underwear sizes (4T – 10)
  • LED work lights/LED flashlights
  • Batteries (AA, AAA, C, 9 volt)
  • Socket Wrench Sets (Standard & Metric)

NOTE: Clothing is distributed according to the current season. We do not mend, repair or launder donations. Please be sure your donation is clean and in season. Underwear must be new. There is a great need in all areas for larger sizes. Personal care and food items must be new and unopened.

Your Gift of $115 helps 60 people
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