Items We Currently Need:


Laundry Detergent

Cleaning & Household items

  • Bath towels (no hand towels, please!)
  • Laundry detergent
  • Liquid bleach
  • 13 gallon trash bags with drawstrings (unscented)
  • Disposable latex gloves
  • Wash Cloths
  • Hand Soap (pump bottles)
  • Hand Sanitizer (pump bottles)
  • Disinfectant Wipes
  • Toilet Paper
  • Paper Towels

Personal hygiene items

  • Travel-size shampoo
  • Travel-size mouthwash (Alcohol free)
  • Travel-size body wash
  • Travel-size shaving cream
  • Travel-size deodorant

Food and beverages

  • Powdered lemonade and iced tea mixes
  • 16 oz Gatorade bottles
  • Bottled water
  • Powdered creamer
  • Cans of coffee - no decaf
  • Juice (apple, orange) - individual bottles
  • Oatmeal in individual packets
Free food for the homeless and the hungry: food donation concepts

Serving items

  • Cold beverage cups, 8 oz (no styrofoam)
  • Coffee stirrers
  • Sturdy large 9" paper plates and 16 oz. bowls (no styrofoam)
  • Napkins
  • Plastic Forks and Spoons

General items

  • Umbrellas and ponchos
  • 55 gallon industrial trash bags
  • 2 person tents
  • All weather sleeping bags
  • Backpacks
  • Disposable face masks

Clothing Items

  • Men’s jersey boxer briefs (M-2XL) new only
  • Men’s white undershirts (all sizes) new only
  • Women's Underwear (small sizes), new only
  • Socks (white or black) new only

Note: Due to limited storage and specific guest needs, we are UNABLE TO ACCEPT:

  • Clothing NOT in season
  • Wool overcoats & fur coats - men's or women's
  • Children’s clothing, toys, accessories, etc.
  • Bedding, linens, curtains, etc.
  • Anything stained, torn, damaged, or pilled, or with missing buttons, broken zippers, etc. If you would not be seen outside the house wearing it, do not expect our guests to wear it. Donate with dignity! 

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

Donate A Car

Interested in donating your car? The Lamb Center refers individuals interested in donating vehicles to The Car Ministry. Their mission is helping the poor, the needy, full-time ministry workers like pastors, evangelists, missionaries and other Christian workers to obtain auto transportation. Donated vehicles must run well and pass Virginia safety and emission tests before they are given.

Donate Furniture & Household Items

Interested in donating furniture and household items? The Lamb Center refers individuals interested in donating these items to Gracing Spaces.

Gracing Spaces, a ministry of Lord of Life Lutheran Church in Clifton, VA, furnishes apartments for families transitioning out of homeless shelters. They work with various non-profit organizations in the community to identify individuals in need of the basics of living. They "Grace" each space with furniture, beds, kitchen items, pictures, shower curtains, rugs, bedspreads and more to make an apartment a home.