Donated Items and Drives

Thousands of women every year find security, respite and a sense of normalcy in some of our most basic services. We rely on the generosity of individuals, companies and organizations to provide clothing, toiletries and other essential items. You can help us in two ways:

  • Donate Items
    Important In-Kind Donation News
    Meeting the emergency needs of our guests is a top priority for Rosie’s Place and we couldn’t do it without you! Currently we are only accepting the following items:
      ·  Coats: Parkas, winter jackets, hoodies  
      ·  Hats, scarves, mittens/gloves  
      ·  Yoga pants 
      ·  New t-shirts
      ·  Jeans and sweatpants
      ·  New slippers and bathrobes
      ·  New underwear and socks 
      ·  New and gently used bras 
      ·  New full and travel-size toiletries
      ·  Maxi Pads 
      ·  New and gently-used towels 
      ·  Non-perishable food  
      ·  Adult paperback books and children's books, hardcover and soft
      ·  Regular sized mugs

Items We Cannot Accept

       Drop-off times: Monday-Friday,  8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Coordinate a Drive
    Looking for a volunteer opportunity but can't make it into Rosie's Place? Plan a drive for much-needed items with your family, friends, coworkers, school group or organization. Get started today!

Step 1 View our types of drives (please click on each for more information)

Holiday Gift Drive
Jewelry supplies

Step 2 Download the Rosie’s Place Drive Toolkit for resources and ideas to help your drive succeed! 

Step 3 Register your drive here!


Please contact Michael Oliver at with questions or for more information.

How do I get my donations to Rosie's Place?
Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (except holidays)
Mail: Rosie's Place, Attn: Donations, 889 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA 02118