Needs List

You can contribute items to help with Gateway’s shelter operations. 

Current Needs List

Because Gateway operates in a confidential location, all donated items may be given at one of our Thrift Stores

  • Laundry  Detergent
  • 13 gallon trash bags

  • Cleaning supplies for kitchen & bath
  • Ziplock Bags, 1 gallon, 2 gallon, quart size
  • Playground balls, basketballs, new baby dolls, matchbox cars (no stuffed animals please)
  • Twin quilts and mattress pads  (no comforters please)
  • ear buds (new only)
  • Food storage containers
 (rubbermaid type)
  • Disinfecting wipes

  • New rock n play sleepers
  • New childrens tippy cups and bottles
  • New umbrella strollers
  • Counter top microwave ovens
  • Phone cards for at&t, sprint and verizon
  • Gateway always welcomes gift certificates to grocery stores, Walmart, Target and gas stations.

Last updated September 2017

Supply Kits

We are always in need of supply kits that provide our clients with some basic necessities and help them feel welcome as they enter our shelter. If you would like to be involved, consider putting some kits together to donate! This is a great opportunity for your church, your coworkers, your child’s soccer team, etc. to gather together for a great cause. Below are lists of the items we need for each kit.

Welcome Kits
Plastic container (shoebox size) with the following:

  • 12 oz. shampoo
  • 12 oz. conditioner
  • 12 oz. body wash (or bar of soap and plastic soap holder)
  • 12 oz. lotion
  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrush
  • Washcloth or scrunchie
  • Disposable razor
  • Nail clippers
  • Small baggie of Q-Tips

Bed Kits
2-Gallon or XL Ziploc bag with the following:

  • Twin size flat sheet
  • Twin size fitted sheet
  • Pillow case

Bath Kits
2-Gallon or XL Ziploc bag with the following:

  • Bath towel
  • Hand towel

Apartment Kits:

Help us welcome our new clients into their apartments with any of these basic supply kits.  

Welcome Kit

13 gallon garbage can with lid

Dishwasher Detergent

Liquid Dish Soap

Counter top cleaning spray

13 gallon garbage bags

Paper Towels

Dish Scrub Brush

Hi Efficiency Liquid Laundry Detergent

Kitchen Kit

13 gallon container with lid

Pkg of Kitchen Towels

2 oven mitts

Pkg sponges

2 Spatulas

11″ x 14″ Cutting Board

Pyrex 12 pc storage set


Bath Kit

13 gallon container with lid

6 white or cream bath towels

2 white or cream hand towels

2 black wash clothes

Heavy weight shower curtain liner

Toilet Cleaner

Bathroom Cleaner

Toilet Paper

Bedroom Kit

13 gallon container with lid

2 twin sheets sets (300 count or above)

2 twin size blankets

2 twin waterproof mattress pads

1 pkg LED 60 watt bulbs


Apartment Kitchen Replenishment Kit

Corelle winter frost white plates or bowls.

9 inch non stick pan

11 inch non stick pan


Thank you for your willingness to help! Upon completion you can contact Gateway and we would be happy to make arrangements to meet you.  If you would like a Gateway representative to attend your meeting and give a short talk on Domestic Violence please email us below and we would love to accommodate!  For more information? about current Gateway needs, contact Janet Whittaker at (770) 539-9080 x 8 or email. To learn more about making a financial donation, please click here. Thank You!