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Needed Items

Donate Food, Clothing, & Goods

Your donation of food, blankets, and other supplies to Portland Rescue Mission gives love and support to men, women, and children looking for a way out of homelessness and addiction.

Needed Items

These are the items we need most. We also take men, women’s and children’s clothing.

  • Bibles (NLT)
  • New Undergarments
  • Jeans
  • Twin Blankets
  • Travel-Size Toiletries
  • Disposable Razors
  • Deodorant
  • Bottled Water
  • Coffee
  • Fruit
  • Vegetables
  • Socks
  • Coats, Hats, Gloves
  • Backpacks
  • Women’s Hygiene Products
  • Hair Products (all ethnicities)
  • Toiletries for men and women

Drop Off Location:
111 W. Burnside Street
Portland, OR 97209

Short-term street parking is usually available by the front door. The shelter is open 24/7, but the lobby may be closed for cleaning from 6:00-7:00 a.m. and 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Directions Burnside Shelter

Items for Shepherd’s Door

We are open for donations of Women and children’s clothing and toiletries at Shepherd’s Door by appointment only Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 1:15p-3:45p. Please call 503-906-7650 for your appointment.

Start a Donation Drive

Are you looking for a way to engage your group, business, or church? Donation drives meet real needs in support of the Portland Rescue Mission.
Contact our Community Involvement Team to walk through the following steps:

  • Target a program’s needs- Shelter & Transitional/ Recovery Programs
  • Receive a specific list of donations that are needed today!
  • Determine the right Donation Drive for your group – drive up, collection bins, drop off or online?
  • Receive materials to share explaining the why, what, how, where & when for your donation collection
  • Receive donation receipts & quick feedback regarding the success of your donation drive, to share


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