Holiday Giving Opportunities

Holiday Giving Opportunities

There are always many ways to get involved at the Center. We hope in this page you find something that matches your interests or talents. If you have any questions or want to plan for one of the items listed below, please call our main office at 509-525-7153 and ask for Corina or Jeannette.

In-Kind Gifts:

  • Adopt a guest (get a wish-list tag)
    - single women
    - mom and children
    - men
  • Drop-off wrapping supplies for parents to wrap their children’s gifts

Holiday Projects:

  • Cargo Van (The funding is almost all in! Help reach the finish line.)
  • Text Books & Supplies (The classes we teach use textbooks that our program students keep.)
  • Children’s Activity Rooms (Intentional spaces for our youngest guests.)
  • Kitchen Appliances (The stove and ovens in our community kitchen have lived their useful lives.)

Events (subject to current pandemic guidelines):

  • Chapel/Program (Advent, carols or regular service)
  • Party (Hot drinks and treats)
  • Activity (Movie night, story-hour for kids, games)
  • Refreshments (any day after chapel Christmas Day evening or)
  • Music (Relaxing background, concert, service, caroling)

Holidays Decor:

  • Set-up dining room for Thanksgiving
  • Set-up dining room for Christmas
  • Decorate dining room for winter

Drives Ideas: 

Linen Drive

  • Twin sheet sets (preferably white)
  • Bath towels (preferably white)
  • Twin blankets
  • Pillows

Pantry Supplies Drive

  • Canned vegetables (size #10 preferred)
  • Canned soup (size #10 preferred)
  • Spagetti
  • Marinara sauce (size #10 preferred)
  • Salad dressing
  • Coffee beans or ground

Personal Hygiene Drive

  • Toilet paper
  • Facial tissue
  • Men’s razors and shaving cream
  • Deodorant
  • Body wash
  • Baby and adult diapers

Clothing Drive

  • Socks
  • Warm jackets for adults
  • Warm hats, gloves and scarves
  • Practical winter shoes (all sizes, including children)
  • Underware

Cleaning Supplies Drive

  • Laundry pods
  • Paper towels

Seasonal Supplies Drive

  • Wrapping paper
  • Ribbon
  • Holiday craft kits