Autumn Needs List

Bottled water (cases or gallon jugs)
Toilet paper (prepackaged, not single rolls)

Seasonal Needs

Sleeping bags
Blankets
Tarps
Umbrellas
Rain ponchos
Jackets (all sizes)
Hats (all sizes)
Gloves (all sizes)
Scarves
Socks (warm/winter socks, all sized)

Items can be delivered to our warehouse:
1351 North C Street
Sacramento, CA 95811
Monday through Friday 7:00 am to 2:45 pm.

Contact us at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for questions about item donations or item drives.

Thank You!

We could not accomplish our mission for hundreds of homeless guests a day without community support. Thank you to everyone who donates to Loaves & Fishes! Your thoughtfulness amazes us, and is very much appreciated.

   

Holiday Headquarters

How Can I Help?

Whether you donate funds or essential supplies, spare a few dishes for our holiday dinners or a stuffed stocking for Christmas, or rally your friends and community members for a donation drive, you can help us provide essential survival services for our guests. Learn More


Thanksgiving Meal

The holidays can be an especially difficult time for our guests, which is why our annual Thanksgiving feast is so important. You can be the reason our guests are thankful this holiday season by helping us set a table for one thousand people. Learn More


Sock Drive

The nearly one thousand men, women, and children we see daily spend a lot of time on their feet, and we desperately need socks to help them stay warm, dry, and comfortable this holiday season. Learn More


Holiday Needs List

You can help ease our guests’ literal and figurative burdens by donating items on our Holiday Needs List. Help us provide our guests with essential survival supplies! Learn More



Our warehouse is at 1351 North C Street in Sacramento, and is open from 7:00 am to 2:45 pm every weekday plus the extended holiday hours below. Please make Thanksgiving deliveries to our warehouse by November 16th, and Christmas deliveries by December 21st.

Extended holiday hours for donation drop offs

   

Ongoing Needs List

Below is a list of items we constantly need supplies to provide the best possible service to our guests. Below If you can be of assistance in providing any of these goods, please contact us at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Please, no used clothing or household items other than the specific items listed here.



Children
Diapers (all sizes) and wipes
Underwear and socks (new, all sizes)
Clothes (new, all sizes)
Bottles and sippy cups
Baby food and juices

Pets
Food (unopened canned and large dry)
Pet carriers
Collars and leashes

Adults
Underwear and socks (new, all sizes)
Shoes (new or gently used, all sizes)
Reading glasses (no prescription)
Adult diapers (all sizes)

Men
Tennis shoes (all sizes)

Women
Underwear, adult diapers, and socks (new, all sizes)
Bras (new or gently used, all sizes)
Tampons, pads, and feminine hygiene products

Special Clothing
Because we do not have a clothing closet we can only accept these items:
Rain ponchos
New socks
New underwear (Men & Women)
New or gently used bras
Stretch gloves
Knit hats
Jackets
Tennis Shoes (Men & Women)

General
Bottled water (cases or gallon jugs) >
Sleeping bags, blankets, and tarps
Backpacks
Bicycle lights, locks, and tire repair kits
Flashlights and batteries
Sewing kits
Reusable water bottles
Gift cards (McDonald's, Target, Raley's Walmart, Safeway, etc)
Bus passes

Dining Room & Food Supplies
Healthy snack bars
Coffee (large cans) and mugs
Paper towels and cups
Metal forks
Large Ziploc bags

Hygiene Items
Toilet paper
Travel-sized toiletries (soap, shampoo, conditioner, lotion, Vaseline, lip balm, sunblock, hand sanitizer, etc)
Toothbrushes and toothpaste
Disposable razors and aftershave
Combs and brushes
Towels and washcloths
First aid kits
Nail clippers
Hair ties

   

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Contact Us

Street Address:
1351 North C. St.
Sacramento, CA 95811

PO Box 13495
Sacramento, CA 95813

Phone: 916-446-0874
Fax: 916-446-0875

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