Thanks to donations from friends like you, we’re usually able to meet the physical needs of those who come through MRM doors right on the spot. But our shelves aren’t always full, and we are always in need of the items in the lists below.

Personal Care Items (new/unopened)
  • Washcloths
  • Ethnic hair shampoo, conditioner, soap, etc. (family size preferred)
  • Cold and cough medicine/cough drops
  • Pain relievers, like Tylenol and ibuprofen (non-alcoholic)
  • Thermometers
  • Tissue, toilet paper, feminine products
  • Alcohol-free mouthwash (16.9oz and smaller sizes)
  • Ting Max Strength Athlete’s Foot Spray, 4.5 oz.
Clothing (new or gently used)
  • Clothing and shoes for men, women, teenagers, toddlers, infants
  • Women’s and children’s underwear (new)
  • Men’s underwear (new; boxer briefs preferred, all sizes)
  • Men’s belts
  • Canned Beans (Commercial sized can, #10 size)
  • Canned Corn (Commercial sized can, #10 size)
  • Fresh milk
  • Fresh vegetables
  • Fresh Fruit
  • Commercial sized can (#10 size)
  • Frozen ground beef and poultry
Household Items
  • Alarm clocks
  • Home cleaning products (new/unopened)
  • Kitchen tools and supplies — pots and pans, serving utensils, etc.
  • Small appliances — toasters, blenders, coffee makers and electric portable grills
  • Home electronics — microwaves, vacuums, etc.
  • Paper products — plates, cups, napkins, etc.
  • Plastic spoons, forks, knives

Want to donate but don’t have time to shop or look through your closets? Consider using the convenience of AmazonSmile! Simply go to, 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!