Needs List

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

This year, we’ve created a custom Amazon registry for the holidays. Items ordered from this registry will be shipped directly to Gateway. Thank you for helping us make this season special for our clients!

Current Needs List

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

  • 13 gallon trash bags
  • Laundry PODS for hi efficiency washers
  • Spray cleaner for kitchen and bath
  • Toilet Paper/Paper Towels
  • Individual fruit cups/pudding and snacks for children’s group
  •  Gift certificates to grocery stores, Walmart, Target and gas stations ($10-$25 value).
  • Rubbermaid
  • Kayden Flatware Set
  • Outdoor toys for play ground (balls, jump ropes, chalk, scooters)

Last updated March 2023

 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.

Children’s Kit

  • Place in a 2 gallon zip lock
  • Pkg on Play Dough
  • Barbie Doll or Match Cars
  • Reusable water bottle or tippy cup

Adult Emergency Kit 

  • Place in 2 gallon zip lock
  • Wide toothed comb
  • 13 oz body wash
  • 13 oz shampoo
  • 13 oz conditioner

Cleaning Supply Kit (high need)

  • Laundry basket
  • 13 gallon trash bags
  • Kitchen cleaner (spray)
  • Bathroom cleaner (spray)
  • Laundry soap (pods please for hi efficiency washer)
  • White vinegar
  • Mop

Shelter Kitchen Stocking Kit (high need)

  • Place in 2 gallon zip lock bag
  • Plastic reusable drinking glasses (4)
  • Dish soap
  • Dishwasher pods
  • 13 gallon trash bags

Apartment Kitchen Kit

  • Flatware set for 4
  • Drinking glasses for 4 (can be plastic)
  • Dish towels (2)
  • Toaster
  • Dish soap
  • Dishwasher pods
  • Kitchen spray cleaner
  • Please package in 13 gallon trash can  or a laundry basket

Apartment Bathroom Kit 

  • 6 white or cream bath towels
  • 2 white or cream hand towels
  • 2 black wash clothes
  • Heavy weight shower curtain liner
  • Shower curtain
  • Shower curtain rings
  • Bathroom cleaner
  • Toilet Cleaner
  • Please package in 13 gallon trash can

Hospitality Kit 

  • Place in plastic shoe box
  • 13 ounce shampoo
  • 13 ounce conditioner
  • 13 ounce body wash
  • Toothbrush
  • 13 ounce lotion
  • Toothpaste
  • Wash cloth or bath scrunchie
  • Nail clippers
  •  Baggie of Q tips
  • Deodorant-regular size
  • Disposable razors (2)

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 x108 or email. To learn more about making a financial donation, please click here. Thank You!