Everyday Needs

We distribute hygiene items all throughout the year and can always use the following:

  • Soap & Body Wash
  • Shampoo & Conditioner 
  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrush
  • Dental Floss
  • Deodorant
  • Men & Women’s Shaving Razors
  • Shaving Cream
  • Toilet Paper
  • Laundry Soap
  • Feminine Products

We can always use diapers and baby wipes as well.  Particularly sizes 3, 4, 5 and 6.

Back-2-School Event:

Each August we distribute School Supplies to children and youth in the community. Last August, we had over 325 seeking school supplies. These are items that we use:

  • Folders
  • Single Subject Notebooks
  • Pencils
  • Pens-Blue, Black, and Red
  • Crayons-box of 24
  • Markers-box of 10
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Glue Sticks
  • Erasers
  • School Backpacks

Volunteer Opportunity:

  • Each week, the Friendship Center offers a free meal to our Disciples Teen Youth Group, ESL participants and families,  Community Breakfast, and our After-School Kids Club. Meals can be frozen, delivered or prepared at the center. Would your family, small group or church consider providing a meal?
  • If interested please email Joe at ministry@friendshipcenterdsm.org today!!!

***All donations to the Friendship Center are tax deductible***