NEEDED ITEMS

You can bless a refugee family​

Would you like to...

  • Organize a collection drive at your church, women's group, sports team, or school group?

  • Plan a giving project for your family this holiday season?

  • Encourage a refugee family by providing for some of their needs by donating from our listed items?

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Afghan Response ​

 

Warm Winter Coats:  New or very gently used and clean, in all sizes (all other clothing items can be donated to Savers, Goodwill, or the Salvation Army)

Household:

  • Blankets (new or clean with no stains; sizes twin, full, or queen)

  • Tea kettle (new, for boiling water)

  • Small (4-8 oz), clear glass tea cups with handles

Food Boxes:  (Choose only from items listed, please)

  • Green tea loose leaves

  • Black tea loose leaves

  • SPICES: black pepper, rice masala, stew masala, briani masala, turmeric, cardamom, cumin, Garam masala, 

  • Dried fruit and nuts (walnuts, pistachios, raisins, almonds)

  • Candies for tea

  • Deer Rice (Aho barah) or Zebra

  • Vegetable oil

  • Canned chick peas or dried

  • Canned kidney beans or dried

  • Spaghetti and other pastas

  • All purpose flour

  • Yeast

  • Salt

  • Tuna in the can

* We are only accepting items listed.  Furniture or household items can be donated to:

    Fresh Start Furniture Bank

    16 Brent Drive

    Hudson, MA 01749

    508-485-2080

 
 
 
 

Hygiene Kits

  • Shampoo

  • Conditioner

  • Toothbrushes

  • Toothpaste

  • Soap

  • Deodorant

  • Lotion

  • Toilet paper

  • Razors

  • Shaving Cream

*Items should be new, please.

Cleaning Bucket​

Household cleaning supplies

  • Mop

  • Broom

  • Dustpan

  • Cleaning liquids

  • Cleaning Cloths

  • Paper towels

  • Etc.

*Items should be new, please.

 
 

General Welcome Baskets​

Basket

  • Laundry basket or trash can

Kitchen

  • Dish towels

  • Dish cloths

  • Tea kettle

  • Tea bags

  • Serving tray​

  • Paring knife

  • Large kitchen knife

Cleaning

  • Mop and broom

  • Cleaning supplies

  • Trash bags

  • Laundry detergent

  • Toilet paper

Miscellaneous

  • Small hammer

  • Multibit screwdriver

  • Measuring tape

  • Scissors

  • Stapler

  • Pad of paper

  • Pens

  • Tape
  • Calendar
  • Map of their city 

  • US flag​

*Items should be new, please.

Diaper Bundle​

  • Diapers of all sizes

  • Diaper rash cream

*Items should be new, please.

 
 

How would you like to help?

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