Needs List

Immediate Needs

Our immediate needs list includes items that we are out of or running low on.

  • Maxi, Mini Pads & Liners
  • Deodorant
  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrushes
  • Floss
  • Shampoo/Conditioner
  • Shaving Cream
  • Razors
  • Baby Lotion
  • Baby Shampoo
  • Shelf Stable Milk (i.e. Evaporated Milk)

On Going Needs

Donate items from our ongoing needs list below and help us provide much needed items to our clients.

Client Pantry

  • Jello Cups
  • Pudding Cups
  • Fruit Cups
  • Granola Bars
  • Spaghetti Sauce – Can/Jar
  • Pasta
  • Kix Cereal
  • Cheerios – All Flavors
  • Life Cereal
  • Frosted Flakes
  • Rice Krispies Cereal
  • Instant Oatmeal
  • Baby Food & Cereal
  • Baby Formula
  • Peanut Butter
  • Jelly
  • Powdered Milk
  • Canned Vegetables
  • Canned Chicken Soup
  • Canned Beef Broth
  • Canned Chicken Broth
  • Canned Chicken
  • Canned Ham
  • Canned Tuna/ Salmon
  • Canned Soup Canned Fruit

Program & Client Support

  • Multi Colored Construction paper
  • Washable Markers
  • Colored Pencils
  • Ball Point Ink Pens
  • #2 Pencils
  • Glue Sticks
  • Liquid Glue
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Facial Tissue
  • Diapers
  • Baby Wipes
  • Capri Sun Juice
  • Snack Food (i.e. goldfish, teddy grahams)
  • Gift Cards (i.e. Walmart, Publix, Winn-Dixie, Kangaroo)

Facilities & Maintenance

  • Toilet Paper
  • Paper Towels
  • 13g Drawstring Trash Bags
  • 39g Drawstring Trash Bags
  • Home Depot Gift Cards
  • Dishwasher Liquid
  • Bath Towels
  • Bed Pillows
  • Twin Size
  • Blankets Cleaning
  • Wipes Toilet
  • Bowl Cleaner
  • Glass Cleaner

Furniture & Large Items

Due to limited storage, larger donations cannot be received at our Outreach office location. Furniture, household appliances and similar large household items are accepted on an as needed basis. Please call our Outreach office at (352) 377-5690 to coordinate your furniture or large item donation. You can also donate your furniture to one of our thrift store partners listed below.

Clothing Donations

We have established a partnership with these thrift stores in Gainesville. Through this partnership we are able to send our clients with vouchers to these thrift stores. When donating please let them know you are donating on behalf of Peaceful Paths!

Habitat for Humanity ReStore
2317 SW 13th Street Gainesville, FL 32608
p. 352.373.5728
Accepts furniture and household items

Gainesville Junior League Thrift Store
430 N Main Street Gainesville, FL 32601
p. 352.372.1710
Accepts clothing and small household items

Donation Drop-off Information

We currently accept donations each Monday from 9:30am to 4:30pm at our Outreach Office located at 2100 NW 53rd Avenue, Suite A. Due to an overwhelming response to our call for help, we will not be able to accept furniture or clothing Tuesday through Friday. Please make plans to drop off your donation on Monday’s. If you have questions about our drop off times please call 352-377-5690 and speak with Anna or Amy.

We ask that you please not leave donations outside our office door. For information on clothing and furniture donations please call 352-377-5690.