Our Wishlist

Drop-off Hours

Monday – Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Saturday – Sunday: 9:00 a.m. to noon at 945 N College St, Charlotte, NC 28206

Email Trish Fries with questions

We are unable to accept clothing donations; please contact Crisis Assistance Ministry at 704-371-3000 x137.
Limited furniture needs vary, please contact the Development Office at 704-926-0622.

  • A Car!

We are in need of several vehicles for social workers to assist neighbors and tenants in getting to appointments. Contact Caroline Chambre Hammock for more information: 704-926-0624 or chammock@urbanministrycenter.org.


  • Sleeping Bags
  • Razors
  • Aerosol Deodorant
  • Foot Powder
  • Cough Drops
  • Pain Relievers: ibuprofen & acetaminophen
  • Underwear – Adult sizes
  • Men’s Belts
  • Wash Cloths
  • Reading Glasses
  • Backpacks – adult, new or gently used
  • Scrubs – new or gently used
  • Welcome Home Kits for newly housed neighbors

Shop on your own, or use our easy Amazon Wishlist to send items directly!


For Room In the Inn – email Matt Daniels to arrange your donation:

  • Gently used carry-on size luggage
  • Reusable ‘grocery’ tote bags


For Moore Place – email Ashley Brown to arrange your donation of household sized cleaning or hygiene products, especially:

  • Dish soap
  • Laundry detergent
  • Lotion
  • Multipurpose cleaner

Cough Drops
Pain Relievers – Ibuprofen, Aspirin, Acetaminophen
Non-Drowsy Antihistamines – Claritin, Allegra, Zyrtec
Decongestants – Sudafed or Sudafed PE
Cough/cold – Dayquil, Nyquil gelcaps
Antacids – Rolaids, Tums, Pepcid, Prilosec
Hemorrhoid cream
Anti-yeast cream

*Generics, no liquids

Men’s razors
Foot powder
Spray deodorant
Feminine hygiene products
Reading glasses
Towels & washcloths
Scrubs (new or gently used)
White socks (new, men’s and women’s)
Gloves and hats
Gain liquid laundry detergent
Paper towels
Cleaning supplies (409, bleach, Pine sol, etc)
Items for Soup: large size containers are appreciated, but all sizes are accepted

  • canned peas
  • canned carrots
  • canned green beans
  • canned corn
  • rotini, penne, or small shells
  • egg noodles

Aprons (new or used)
Dish towels (new or used)
Disposable gloves
Donate sandwiches

Garden gloves – all sizes
Hard plastic trowels
Soccer shorts (men’s and women’s)
Indoor soccer shoes
Soccer socks
Soccer balls
Digital cameras
Blick Wishlist

(Moore Place and Scattered-Site Apartments)

Cleaning supplies
Small trash bags
Paper Products (toilet tissue, paper towels, etc)
Regular size toiletries (no travel size)
Laundry supplies
Cooking utensils
Tickets or memberships to local sporting events, performances, museums, movie passes, etc.
Access to these recreational opportunities are beyond the limited means of our residents. These activities provide recreational and therapeutic benefit to our residents, as well as help them fully participate in the life of our city.

For more information and drop off hours, please contact Ashley Brown, Tenant Services Coordinator