Needs List

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


Delivery information: Please note that Gateway operates in a confidential location and we cannot publish our address. Please select “Susie Samples’ Gift Registry Address” at checkout and items will be shipped directly to us. 

Current Needs List

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

  • Toilet Paper/Paper Towels
  • 13 gallon trash bags
  • Laundry PODS for hi efficiency washers
  • Spray cleaner for kitchen and bath
  •  Gift certificates to grocery stores, Walmart, Target and gas stations ($10-$25 value).
  • New umbrella strollers
  • Umbrellas
  • New pack n plays

Last updated February 2024

 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.

Baby Kit

  • Baby wash
  • Baby lotion
  • Diaper rash ointment
  • Baby wipes

Bedroom Kit

  • New twin sheet set
  • New twin mattress pad
  • Bath and hand towel
  • Laundry basket (place items inside)

Children’s Kit

  • Place in a 2 gallon zip lock
  • Container of powdered Kool aid, lemonade  or Powerade
  • Barbie Doll or Match Box Cars
  • Reusable water bottle or tippy cup

Adult Emergency Kit 

  • Place in 2 gallon zip lock
  • Package of Disposable Razors
  • Nail clippers
  • Box of sandwich sized baggies
  • Box of pens (black or blue)
  • Spiral notebook or composition book

Cleaning Supply Kit 

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

Shelter Kitchen Stocking Kit 

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

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 a laundry basket

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!