St. Stephen's accepts donations Monday through Friday from 8:30AM-2PM -- at 2309 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404. Contact Amber at 612-879-7636 or ABecker@ststephensmpls.org with questions. We do not have the capacity to pick up donations from your location.
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Due to storage capacity, we can ONLY accept the items listed below. St. Stephen's no longer accepts general clothing or hand-knit/crocheted items. Clothing can be donated to the Central Lutheran Free Store.
For Clients Moving Into Homes:
Clean Linens: Sheet Sets (Twin, Full, Queen), Blankets (
Twin, Full, Queen), New Pillows, Bath Towels
Kitchenware: Pots, Pans, Cooking Utensils, Silverware, Dinner Plates, Drinking Glasses, Mugs, Cereal Bowls
Bathroom Supplies: New Shower Curtains, Shower Curtain Rings, New Bath Mats, Toilet Paper, Paper Towels
Cleaning Products: Antibacterial Wipes, All-purpose Sprays, Mops, Brooms, Laundry Detergent, Dish Soap, Rubber Gloves, Sponges
(Working) Small Household Electronics: Microwaves, Toasters, Vacuums, Coffee Makers, Power Strips, Extension Cords, Flat Screen TV’s, Space Heaters
For Clients with Children: New Car Seats, New Disposable Baby Diapers, Unopened Powdered Formula, New or Gently-Used High Chairs or Strollers, Diaper Bags
Other: Clean Garbage Cans, Garbage Bags, Irons, Laundry Baskets, Large Totes with Lids, Hangers, New Batteries, Alarm Clocks, Pocket Calendars (current year)
For Our Shelter Guests & Clients Sleeping Outdoors:
NEW Hygiene Products: Shampoo, Bar Soap, Body Wash, Face Wash, Razors, Shaving Cream,
Feminine Hygiene Products, Lip Balm, Lotion, Nail Clippers, Tweezers, Toothpaste, Toothbrushes, Deodorant, Hand Sanitizer, Facial Wipes, Kleenex
Outdoor Gear (NOT Knit or Crocheted):
Winter Hats, Winter Gloves, Chopper-style Mittens, Wool Socks, Warm Sleeping Bags (adult-sized only), Brown Tarps, Tents, Boots, Backpacks, Men's Extra Large Winter Coats (no dry clean only), Bungee cords
NEW First Aid Supplies: Bottled Water, Bandages, Ointment, Gauze
NEW Undergarments: Men's Boxers, Women's Briefs, Socks, Bras, Undershirts, Sweatpants, Thermal Underwear Tops & Bottoms (Men's and Women's)
If you are planning to purchase and donate new items, please know that quality is more valuable to our clients than quantity. Five $20 pairs of gloves that will keep people warm for several winters are more useful than 20 pairs of $5 gloves that may not serve their purpose. Please feel free to contact us and ask what items would help our clients the most at this time.