Our Distribution (Donation) Center is OPEN!

At this time we are in greatest need of the following items (NEW or LIKE NEW only):

Men’s Clothing:

  • Men’s boxer briefs — all sizes (!)
  • Men’s shower shoes
  • Men’s T-shirts—size 3X and up
  • Men’s sweatpants—sizes Medium and Large
  • Men’s hoodies—sizes Large-5X

Children’s Clothing:

  • Toddler boys’ pants, jeans and sweatpants—sizes 4T-6T
  • Boys’ shirts and pants—sizes 4-10
  • Girls’ training bras—all sizes
  • Girls’ bras—all sizes
  • Girls’ shirts—sizes 6-14
  • Girls’ pants—sizes 6-8
  • Children’s socks
  • Children’s scarves
  • Children’s fall/winter clothing and pajamas—sizes newborn-Youth 16
    • Please note: While we are not in urgent need of children’s winter coats specifically, we are asking for children’s clothing of all kinds, in general. Thank you for your generosity!

Women’s Clothing:

  • Women’s underwear (NEW ONLY)—sizes 4-15 (especially sizes 6-9)
  • Women’s socks (NEW ONLY)—all sizes (especially low and regular ankle socks)
  • Women’s bras—all sizes (especially cups E-H)
  • Women’s sports bras—sizes XS-plus sizes (especially XL+)
  • Women’s pajamas—sizes XS-plus sizes (especially 1X-4X)
  • Women’s nursing/medical scrubs—sizes S-M
  • Women’s fall and winter clothing—sizes XXS-S and 1X-4X
  • Women’s leggings—sizes 1X-5X
  • Women’s belts—all sizes XXS-4X
  • Women’s winter coats—all sizes S-5X – !
  • Women’s scarves
  • Women’s shoes:
      • Shower shoes
      • Sneakers—all sizes (especially 12)

Toiletry/Miscellaneous Items (NEW only):

  • Men’s lotion and body wash
    • (We have plenty of bar soap right now, but we’ll gladly take body wash!)
  • Women’s lotion and body wash
  • Children’s/babies’ lotion and body wash
  • Pull-ups — sizes 2T, 3T, 4T
  • Powder-free vinyl gloves, size Large
  • Ethnic/textured hair products—shampoo, conditioner, combs, brushes, hair oil, hair grease
  • Twin bed sheet sets


If you’re able to help in providing any of the above items, you may drop them off at our Central Campus Distribution Center (Kilbourn Avenue and 18th Street) anytime between 10am-6pm, Monday through Friday.

Upon entering the parking lot off of Kilbourn Ave., veer left, drive down the ramp and make a left turn at the end of the ramp. There you will find a door on your right to the Distribution Center, where staff can assist with your donation and provide a receipt.


Donations may also be sent by mail, whether sent from your home or purchased and shipped from a store (like Target, Amazon, etc.). Please address mailed donations to:

Milwaukee Rescue Mission
Attn: Distribution Center
830 N 19th St
Milwaukee, WI 53233

If it’s easier, you may also make a financial gift towards our urgent needs by visiting milmission.org/urgentgift and giving a donation. You can even indicate in the comments section which need you are supporting, if you like. Please know that we will greatly appreciate any help you are able to provide!

Want to donate but don’t have time to shop or look through your closets? Consider using the convenience of AmazonSmile! Simply go to smile.amazon.com, selecting Milwaukee Rescue Mission as your charity of choice and delivering to 830 N 19th Street, Milwaukee WI 53233. Amazon will then donate 0.5% of the purchase price to MRM!

Thank you for any contribution you are able to make!