Reaching Out...Changing Lives

current needs

Thank you for your interest in serving with us!

Emergency Shelter has an ongoing need of: new socks, linen, towels, men’s underwear, T-shirts, and hygiene products.  

Food Pantry an on-going need for these items (see current list of food box items).

Addiction Stabilization Center is in need of shower shoes/flip flops in various sizes and genders, art & craft supplies, coloring books, colored pencils, stamps to mail letters, stationary, yarn, etc.  PG 13 and under movies, outside activity items (football, soccer ball, frisbees, games), board games, playing cards, coffee, cream, sugar, hard candy, foosball table, fitness DVDs, stretch bands, stepping blocks, toaster, toaster oven, large coffee urn, juice containers, Wii games and games for other systems.

Enriched Living Center wishes to have coloring books, markers, crayons, arts & craft supplies, assorted new make-up, hair care supplies, and accessories.

Parker House is in need of coffee makers, vacuum cleaners, size AA,AAA, and 9 volt batteries, light bulbs, twin size bed linens, blankets, pillows, towels, cereals and snack items, and personal care items.

Our ministry programs continually need the following for men and women:

  • Shampoo & creme rinse – 16 oz.
  • Toothpaste & Toothbrushes
  • Combs
  • Disposable Razors
  • Shaving Cream
  • Bar Soap
  • Deodorant
  • Wash Cloths
  • Journals
  • Men’s T-shirts – sizes M – 3X
  • Men’s Hooded Sweatshirts – sizes L – 3X
  • Men’s Sweat Pants – sizes M – 3X
  • Men’s Under Garments – sizes M – 3X
  • Women’s Under Garments – sizes M – 3X
  • Men’s and Women’s Socks – varied sizes

View the complete list of food, toiletries, and clothing needed.


To make any of these and other donations, please contact our Director of Development, Susan Woods, at 315-735-1645, ext. 2115, or

Susan Woods






Physical Location 293 Genesee Street
Utica, NY 13501

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