Donate Items2022-01-15T18:01:24+00:00

A Place to Call “Home” With All the Necessities

From toiletries to bedding, there are items we constantly need and sincerely appreciate. Here is a current list of items we are gratefully accepting:

Donate Items PDF

For questions call 763-323-7006

Gift Cards
  • Gift cards of any amount are always appreciated, especially to Walmart, Target, Costco, and Cub Foods
Toiletries for Men & Women (new, full-sized)
  • Ethnic hair care products
  • Foot powder
Select Clothing Items for Men & Women
  • URGENT NEED for jackets in sizes 2XL and larger
  • URGENT NEED for men’s sweatpants in sizes 2XL and larger
  • URGENT NEED for men’s jeans waist size 38 and larger
  • Jeans-men’s and women’s, variety of sizes
  • Boots-men’s and women’s, variety of sizes
Linens & Bedding
  • X-long and regular twin-sized blankets
  • X-long twin-sized sheets
  • Towels (bath towels and wash cloths)
  • Pillows (new)
Food Items
  • Individual, instant grit packets
  • Bottled water – 16.9 oz. size preferred
  • Regular ground coffee
  • Salad dressing
  • Fresh apples
  • Cuties
  • Navel oranges
  • Bananas
  • Pears
  • Peaches
  • Bulk canisters of lemonade powdered mix
  • Bulk canisters of Kool-Aid powdered mix
  • Bulk canisters of pink lemonade powdered mix
  • Boxes of individual packets of instant powdered hot cocoa (kind that is made with hot water)
  • Assorted packages of individually wrapped hot tea bags
  • Disposable 10 oz. bowls
Frequently Asked Questions
What donations do you accept?2018-11-19T17:19:35+00:00

Please review our current list of needs (please include a link to this list). Unfortunately we are not able to accept items like appliances, furniture, children’s clothing or other items unless we specifically ask for them.

For specialized donation requests, please like us on Facebook at

Where can I donate items like clothing, furniture and appliances?2018-11-19T17:20:19+00:00

If you have clothing to donate:
Please donate your items to ACBC Foodshelf or call them at 763-422-0426 for more information.

If you have furniture to donate:
Please contact Bridging or call them at 651-631-3255 for more information.

If you have an appliance to donate:
Please contact A1 Appliances or call them at 763-712-1344 for more information.

What is the best time to bring my donation?2019-12-16T14:27:39+00:00

Please contact Julie Jeppson at 763-277-8301 or to set up a time to drop off your donation. We are not able to accept donations unless a time has been previously arranged by Julie. Thank you for your understanding.

Can I bring religious or political literature to Stepping Stone?2018-11-19T17:23:01+00:00

Yes and no. Yes, you may drop off religious information. It will only be displayed at the director’s discretion and if space permits. No, you may not drop off political literature. Stepping Stone’s policies forbid the display of any partisan political information.

Things we are very grateful to receive:

Laundry Detergent: Stepping Stone uses 10 gallons of Detergent per month.

Personal Items: Q-tips, Band Aids, Hair Grease, Combs, and Brushes

Our Mission

To provide emergency shelter and critical support services to individuals 18 and older experiencing homelessness while striving toward self-sufficiency.

Our Vision

Everyone has a place to call home.

Our Guiding Principles & Values

-Empower individuals to change their lives

-Treat each resident with dignity and respect

-Collaborate with partners in providing services

-Ensure strong stewardship in managing resources

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