Posted Tuesday January 14, 2020 by admin

The following items are a constant need for Strengthen Our Sisters and gratefully accepted during office hours. To  coordinate the drop off of your donation, please contact Cheryl K. at 973-728-0059 or Sandra Ramos 973-831-6156 .  Please do not drop off donations directly at our shelters. 

SOS Wish List

Cleaning Supplies

  • Toilet paper
  • Paper towels
  • Bathroom and kitchen cleaner*
  • Floor cleaner*
  • Mops / brooms
  • Laundry detergent*
  • Dishwasher detergent*
  • Dish soap*
  • Sponges and cleaning rags
  • Buckets filled with cleaning supplies
  • Town of Brunswick trash bags
  • Kitchen trash bags
  • Trash cans
  • Toilet plungers (new only)
  • Toilet brushes and cleaner*

Household Goods

  • Bath towels
  • Bath rugs
  • Washcloths
  • Shower curtains and hooks (new shower curtains only)
  • Sheet sets (twin, full/double, queen)
  • Pillows (new pillows only in package)
  • Blankets / comforters
  • Dish towels
  • Silverware
  • Dishes
  • Glasses and cups
  • Pots and pans
  • Baking sheets
  • Cooking utensils
  • Floor and table lamps
  • Window Shades
  • Curtains
  • New zippered twin mattress encasement, zippered pillow encasement
  • Door mats
  • Food storage containers
  • Perfume-free detergent, peroxide, dish-washing liquid, comet, scrubby sponges,

Outdoor Goods/Hardware

  • Lawn Mowers (good working condition)
  • Heavy Duty Garbage Bags
  • Tall Paper bags for grass
  • Lockable Outdoor Sheds for storage
  • Rakes
  • Ice melt
  • Recycling bins, storage tote bins with lids
  • Semigloss paint
  • Leaf Blowers(working condition)


  • Disposable razors (new, unopened packages)
  • Bar soap / shower gel* (full-sized)
  • Liquid hand soap*
  • Shampoo / conditioner* (full-sized)
  • Deodorant
  • Toothbrushes
  • Toothpaste
  • Baby wipes
  • Diapers (all sizes)
  • Maxi pads / tampons
  • Facial tissue
  • Feminine Hygiene Products


  • New socks and new underpants – women, girls, boys, and child sizes
  • Gloves, hats


  • Art supplies, school supplies
  • 5-point toddler car seats – less than 5 years old
  • Cribs – with all their hardware – not recalled & without drop-down sides
  • Car booster seats
  • Overnight bassinets
  • Twin beds, twin bed frames
  • Baby high-chairs, baby potties, baby bath trays, baby walkers
  • Twin top / twin bottom metal bunk beds with all their hardware

Other Supplies

  • White copy paper
  • Wind-up flashlights, battery clocks, wind-up radio
  • Shelving units, window flower boxes and supports
  • Energy-efficient air conditioners, outdoor tables (not glass),
  • Nebulizers, humidifiers
  • Tall (not wide) dressers, wardrobes / armoires,
  • Steam cleaning machines (tile/wood floors), cloth cleaning towels
  • Appliances for wheelchair-accessible kitchen and bathroom

Make a larger donation? We need insulation, generators, other improvements. We also always need volunteer skilled labor, attorneys, NJ licensed plumbers, electricians, contractors.

Other items

Used vehicles — running or needing minimal work to run
Desktops, Laptop computers, monitors
Office supplies
Furniture and clothing in good condition

If you can help in any way, please email us at