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:

Holiday Wish List
  • $25 gift cards from CVS, Target, Old Navy  and Walgreens
  • Bath and body gift sets with lotion, body wash and body spray (from stores such as Bath & Body Works)
  • Sets of hats, scarves and gloves
  • Pajamas and robes
  • Slippers
  • Perfume (individual bottles and gift sets)
  • Throws and blankets

Most-needed Items
  • New regular and travel-size toiletries (including maxi-pads)
  • New and gently-used bath towels
  • New and gently-used bras
  • New underwear and socks
  • New t-shirts
  • New slippers and bathrobes
  • Jeans
  • Sweatpants and yoga pants
  • Winter coats/Jackets
  • Sturdy Footwear: Boots/Sneakers
  • Long sleeve shirts
  • Sweaters
  • Adult paperback books and children’s books, hardcover and soft
  • Non-perishable food
  • Reusable bags
  • Yarn and knitting needles
  • Medium-weight yarn
  • Mugs

Please click here to view 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)

Toiletries
Food
Jewelry supplies
Holiday Drive

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 Alyssa Schoppee at aschoppee@rosiesplace.org with questions or for more information.
 

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