Needed Supplies

To maintain our facility and meet the needs of the homeless men in our care, the Allentown Rescue Mission is in urgent need of food, supplies, and gift cards.

Gift Cards: Restaurant Store, Restaurant Depot, Giant, Weis, Wegmans, Amazon, Walmart, Home Depot, Wawa & Sunoco Gas Stations

Food Needs:

  • Cut Green Beans (URGENT)
  • White Rice (URGENT)
  • No Sugar Added Baked Beans (URGENT)
  • Fresh Ground Beef (URGENT)
  • Canned Spinach (URGENT)
  • Salad Dressing (URGENT)
  • Canned Collard Greens (URGENT)
  • Bottled Water
  • Powdered Drink Mix
  • Canned Potatoes
  • Individual Chips
  • Coffee
  • Single-Serve Fruit Juice
  • Granola & Cereal Bars
  • Sausage or Beef Gravy
  • Canned Corned Beef Hash
  • Tartar Sauce
  • Adobo Food Seasoning
  • Low Sodium Vegetables
  • Low Sodium Soup

Supply Needs:

  • Laundry Detergent (URGENT)
  • 1 Gallon Bottles of Bleach (URGENT)
  • Unger Nifty Trash Pickers
  • 33, 45, & 55 Gallon Trash bags
  • Paper Plates & Paper Bowls
  • Pine-Sol
  • Paper Towels
  • Toilet Paper
  • Scouring Cleanser (Ajax)
  • Liquid Bleach
  • Pump Hand Soap
  • All-Purpose Disinfectant Spray Cleaner
  • Window Cleaner

Client-Specific Needs:

  • Febreze
  • Q-Tips
  • Foot Powder
  • Non-alcoholic Mouth Wash
  • Shower Shoes
  • Men’s Watches
  • Men’s Wallets
  • Alarm Clocks (with integrated radio if possible)
  • Notebooks/Lined Composition Books
  • 3X-4x Underwear
  • 3X-4X T-Shirts, and Collared Shirts


Please consider purchasing these items and dropping them off at our facility. Donations can be dropped off Monday – Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., and Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at our front door where we are offering curbside pickup. Our address is 355 Hamilton St. Allentown, PA 18101.

Don’t want to shop for items to donate? Let us do it for you. Click the “Donate Now” button at the top of the page to make a donation online! Your monetary donation will be put to work where it’s needed most.

Thank you!

Donations can be dropped off after hours. Simply ring the doorbell or call 610-740-5500 ext. 310 and someone will assist you.