Support The Salvation Army by Making Wishes Come True!
Below is a wish list of items that The Salvation Army could use to support its operations across the Southern New England Division, serving those in need from Connecticut and Rhode Island. If you have something on the list you no longer need, please consider donating it to The Salvation Army. Other options range from purchasing an item to contribute, or simply finding it in your heart to make a monetary contribution via the Donate Now button to the left of this page.
Please contact your local Corps Community
Center to verify their need should you wish to help those in need from your community. General questions and any interest in an item under VOLUNTEER PROJECTS can be made to Kathy.Orfitelli@use.salvationarmy.org. A category entitled SPECIAL REQUESTS is for items needed by specific operations per the location detailed and will be continuously updated. Thank you and Happy Holidays ahead!
or your community group is interested, here is a list of projects that The
Salvation Army closest to you is always looking for volunteers to help
- Ring The Bell During the Red Kettle Campaign
- Gather a group and volunteer to handle an entire day at a selected
- Serve Holiday Meals – Thanksgiving and Christmas
- Assist with a Holiday Toy Drive
- Become an Advisory Board Member
- Collect Supplies for the Emergency
- Conduct a “Seminar” for an After School
- Conduct a Clothing or Food Drive
- Cook-a-Breakfast at a Homeless Shelter
- Buy supplies and cook a breakfast for shelter residents.
- Food Pantry – Stocking Shelves and Other Activities
- Mentor in an After School Program
- Participate through an Angel Tree or Adopt-a-Family
- Provide Entertainment for Homeless Shelter Residents
- Present an Indoor/Outdoor Nature Project for After School or Pre-School
- Sponsor a Civic or Other Event
- Pay for the bus and admission for an unforgettable field trip for area
- United Way - Day of Caring, Including:
DONATION OF GOODS
follows is a list of items that are always in demand by our shelters and for
people in need throughout Connecticut and Rhode Island.
Arts and Crafts
Stop & Shop
Pre-Paid Phone Cards
Pre-Paid Gas Cards
Other Clothing Stores
Sheet Sets (Twin and Full)
Camera - Marshall House Family Shelter, Hartford, CT
1” – Three Ring
Loose Leaf Paper
Hanging File Folders
Post-It Flip Charts
Suits (all sizes)