Donate Items

Since City Rescue Mission is a nonprofit organization, we operate heavily on donations from our supporters and the community at large. All gift in-kind donations are tax deductible, and donations are supplied with a donations receipt at the time of donation. Gifts in-kind can be dropped off Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at 800 W. California Avenue, Oklahoma City, Ok  73106.

Below is a list of some of the most regularly needed items. If you have any questions about your gift in-kind donations, please donate hesitate to call (405) 232-2709 or email

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City Rescue Mission serves three meals a day, every single day. Help us continue to stand in the gap for those in need! Donation items include:

  • Meat products
  • Eggs
  • Bread
  • Sugar
  • Fresh Fruits and Vegetables
  • Butter/Margarine
  • Baby Food
  • Children’s Snacks
  • Bottled Water and Gatorade

Personal Hygiene Items
Since City Rescue Mission is committed to providing for individual’s most basic needs, some of the items needed include

  • Towels
  • Washcloths
  • Linens
  • Disposable Razors
  • Antiperspirant
  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrushes
  • Bath Soap and Shower Gels
  • Shampoo
  • Conditioner
  • Diapers
  • Feminine Products

School Supplies
Since City Rescue Mission serves men, women, and families, we have an average of 50-60 children living in our facility at any given time. Help our kids go to school ready, prepared, and fully equipped to achieve success! Typical items needed include

  • Gift Cards (Walmart or Target)
  • Backpacks
  • Pencil Boxes/Bags
  • Kleenex
  • Pencils
  • Pencil Sharpeners
  • Mechanical Pencils
  • Ink Pens (Blue/Black)
  • Colored Pencils
  • Crayons
  • Markers
  • Highlighters
  • Rulers
  • Notebook Paper (Wide Ruled & College Ruled)
  • Spiral Notebooks (Wide Ruled & College Ruled)
  • 3 Ring Binders
  • Binder Dividers
  • Folders
  • Erasers
  • Scissors
  • Scientific Calculators
  • Glue Sticks
  • Glue

Medical Supplies
Many individuals who are living in a homeless state of being, or living inside our facility face mild to severe medical diagnosis and obstacles on a daily basis. Items commonly needed and most frequently used include

  • Cold and Flu Medications (Benadryl, Cough Drops & Sinus Medications)
  • Pain Relievers (Ibuprofen & Tylenol)
  • Antacid Heart Burn Medication
  • Foot Powder and Relief Creams
  • Bandages & Wraps (All Sizes)


City Rescue Mission is committed to providing for individuals no matter what circumstances they may be coming from. Since our clients come from unpredictable and chaotic situations, it’s difficult to know what items they may most desperately need. Providing clothing is a tangible way for our supporters to show that they care. Items commonly needed include

  • Jeans (Men, Women, & Children) (All Sizes)
  • Jackets (Men, Women, & Children) (All Sizes)
  • Men’s Work Boots
  • Tennis Shoes (Men, Women, & Children) (All Sizes)
  • T Shirts & Dress Shirts (Men & Women) (All Sizes)
  • Men’s Dress Slacks (All Sizes)
  • Women’s Dresses & Skirts (All Sizes)
  • Socks
  • Underwear

City Rescue Mission’s clients may walk into our facility with nowhere else to turn. They may not have any belongs, a home, or furniture for various reasons. Once our clients have time to heal, gain hope, and a clear direction for success, City Rescue Mission wants to help send them back into society with everything they may need. If you’d like to donate furniture, the most commonly needed items include

  • Bedframes
  • Couches
  • Dining Room Tables
  • Television Stands
  • Kitchen Appliances & Utensils

For the safety of our clients, please make sure that all medical, food and personal hygiene items are new and unopened.

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