Make a gift that will help the most vulnerable among us

Donate Today

Make a one-time donation to help families get back on their feet.

Memorial Gift

Honor a loved one by making a gift to support our mission.

Amazon Wishlist

Essential items for our shelter and guests.

Target Registry

Essential items for children and families in need.

Games & Activities

Give the gift of fun to the kids and teens staying in our shelter!

Mail Donation

Send check or money order to: St. Francis House, PO Box 12491, Gainesville, FL 32604

Donation Drop-Off Hours

Donations are accepted daily between 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (including weekends).

413 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL, 32601

Our current most needed donation items:


  • hygiene products
  • non-perishable foods (rice, canned fruits/vegetables, condiments, etc.)
  • plastic cups, bowls, & utensils
  • linens (blankets, sheets T/F, pillows, pillowcases, towels)
  • clothing (women’s & men’s, all sizes)

Questions about donating?

Contact us at:

[email protected]

Donations Guide

List of items we accept as donations at St. Francis House