Immediate Needs List

Immediate Needs


  • Pre-made meals that can be frozen to feed 25-30
  • Peanut Butter
  • Ground beef, Chicken breasts/wings, other meat/protein
  • Sugar
  • Large canisters of sugar-free flavored drink powder
  • Coffee/ powdered coffee creamer
  • Vegetable oil
  • Frozen pizzas/frozen burritos/frozen hamburgers
  • Cereal and milk
  • Q-Tips/cotton balls
  • Deodorant
  • Shaving cream
  • Kleenex
  • Nail Clippers
  • Razors
  • 3-n-1 Shampoo
  • Spray cleaners
  • 55 and 32-gallon trash bags
  • Toilet paper/paper towels
  • Hairbrushes/combs
  • Backpacks
  • Earbuds
  • Boxers and briefs in men’s sizes medium, large, and extra large
  • USB C or Micro USA chargers for the Samsung/Android phones
  • White copy paper
  • Grocery store gift cards (Janesville locations)
  • More items on our Amazon Wish List here


These donations can be dropped off at our shelter location, 1025 N Washington Street, Janesville at any time.

All clothing, home decor, kitchen supplies, etc can be taken to our GIFTS Thrift store at 1141 Black Bridge Rd, Janesville.

*Note: GIFTS Shelter guests receive vouchers to get the items they need at the GIFTS Thrift Store. 

Thank you for your support!