Items needed at the Refuge Mission House

We have many Homeless or near Homeless Men and Women coming to the Mission House, if you would like to donate a gift bag with personal care items such as socks, mitts and other small gifts, Contact Us

Adopt a Refuge Mission Homeless Person  and donate a “Personalized Gift Back Pack” we can supply you a name and description to help in clothing selection.

eg. Daryl is size XL, he sleeps outside under a tree. Contact Us Here

Winter Clothing

(As most of the people we serve are male and homeless we prefer Mens Street Clothing)

  • Coats
  • Socks
  • Toques and Scarfs
  • Gloves
  • T-Shirts
  • Jeans
  • Hoodies
  • Blankets, Sleeping Bags etc.


The Mission House has a AHS Class 1 Food Permit

We serve snacks and single food servings, we cannot cook in the House at this time and we cannot accept food cooked in other kitchens

Here are the main items that we require on a regular basis:

Bulk Items

(Many of these items we purchase from The Wholesale Club  )

  • Jam, Jellies or other spreads
  • Margerine
  • Peanut Butter
  • Sugar
  • Coffee and Tea
  • Coffee-Mate Creamer
  • Bottled Water
  • 7oz Disposable cups (this size cup helps prevents waste)
  • Disposable Knives, Forks, teaspoons and Soup Spoons
  • Disposable Plates (large and small)
  • Disposable Microwavable bowls (16 oz)
  • Stir Sticks
  • Individual packages of Salt and Pepper
  • Large black Garbage Bags


Single Serve Food Items

  • Cereal and Energy Bars
  • Fruit Bars and Snacks
  • Fruit and Vegetable Juices
  • Fruit cups
  • Cans of Fish – Tuna, Salmon, sardines etc
  • Packets of Ramen Noodles
  • Small cans of meat: corned beef, sausages, luncheon, ham, turkey etc
  • Small Cans of soup
  • Small Cans of Baked Beans, spaghetti, chili etc
  • Small Cans of vegetables: beans, corn, peas, carrots etc
  • Small Cans of fruit: peaches, pears, pineapple etc
  • Cookies

Please Note: The size of the cans should be enough for a single serving (not the large multi-serving family cans)

Other Items

  • Medical Supplies: Band aids, bandages antiseptic ointment etc.
  • Office Stationery: Pens, pencils, 8.5×11 paper, Paper pads etc.
  • Bibles
  • Christian Books and Literature

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