St. Francis House is currently only accepting nonperishable food donations.

Due to limited staff during this time, we can only accept donations between 7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. daily.

Acceptable Donations

Clothes

▪ men’s casual clothes
▪ women’s casual clothes
▪ kid’s clothes
▪ underwear, bras
▪ socks
▪ shoes in decent condition
▪ men’s work boots
▪ gloves, mittens
▪ jackets

 

Baby Supplies

▪ diapers (all sizes)
▪ baby wipes
▪ diaper cream
▪ baby formula
▪ baby bottles, sippy cups
▪ pacifiers (new)

 

Towels & Bedding

▪ towels, washcloths
▪ bed sheets
▪ mattress protectors
▪ pillows, pillowcases

Personal Hygiene Items

▪ shampoo, conditioner
▪ body wash, bars of soap
▪ body, personal wipes
▪ razors, shaving cream
▪ toothbrushes, toothpaste
▪ deodorant, body spray
▪ pads, liners, tampons
▪ first-aid kits, band-aids
▪ lotion
▪ hand sanitizer
▪ combs, hairbrushes

 

School & Office Supplies

▪ backpacks
▪ pens, pencils
▪ notebooks
▪ filler paper
▪ folders
▪ tape, glue

 

Food

▪ nonperishable items
▪ snacks, drinks for kids

Cleaning Supplies

▪ disinfecting wipes
▪ disinfecting spray
▪ mops, brooms, dustpans
▪ bleach
▪ floor cleaner
▪ glass cleaner
▪ rags
▪ plungers, toilet brushes

 

Household Supplies

▪ paper towels
▪ toilet paper
▪ trash bags
▪ plastic tote bins
▪ laundry baskets
▪ laundry detergent
▪ hangers
▪ storage shelves

 

Misc.

▪ daily bus passes
▪ gift cards
▪ money

Donations we cannot accept

▪ stuffed animals or used toys
▪ prom, party, or formal dresses
▪ high heels
▪ men’s blazers or suit jackets
▪ king and queen size mattresses or bedding
▪ open, used food or meat that is not USDA certified

Due to limited storage space, we cannot accept more than two bags of items at a time.

Donation Drop-Off Hours

St. Francis House is currently only accepting nonperishable food donations.
Due to limited staff during this time, we can only accept food donations between 7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. daily.

413 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL, 32601