Non-Monetary Gifts | Red Door Family Shelter

Non-Monetary Gifts

Current Needs

Updated on: April 12, 2021

Items that we are accepting:

  • Food and Groceries Gift Cards.
  • Baby Formula Enfamil A+ Powder.
  • Diapers sizes 4 and up.
  • Baby toiletries: Baby lotion, Baby shampoo, Baby oil, Baby powder, etc.
  • NEW Kitchen items (Plates, Bowls, Kitchen utensils, Glasses, etc.)
  • Non-Perishable Foods. please find a suggested list below
    • Cereals-Honey Nut, Raisin Bran, Rice Krispies
    • Oatmeal- Regular or with apple and cinnamon
    • Juice in can or tetra pack (Apple or Orange)
    • Almond Milk
    • Instant coffee
    • Sugar, salt, and pepper
    • Flour
    • Mayonnaise & Ketchup
    • Pasta Sauce
    • Kraft Dinner/Macaroni and cheese
    • Can food: Tuna, Red & Black Kidney Beans, Corn, Fruits in can, etc.
    • Children’s snack for school: chocolate pudding, fruit snacks, juice boxes (apple/orange/fruit punch), cookies, etc.
    • Nutella & Peanut butter
    • Strawberry Jam
    • Rice (small packages)
    • Spaghetti and Macaroni Pasta
    • Dry red beans and dry Lentils (small package)

Please Note: Due to the pandemic we are NOT able to accept any used item including clothing, we also cannot accept child cribs, change tables, car seats, play pens, stuffed animals, used undergarments, medication (including vitamins), high chairs, used books, VHS movies, used computer equipment, and items that are broken or in need of repair.

If you are interested in contributing furniture to our Moving Program, please visit our Moving Program page.

Donation Drop Off Centre

If you would like to donate any of the items listed above, please bring them to our administrative office location during house listed below.

  • NOTE: You must call ahead to ensure that we are able to accept your donation at 416-915-5671 ext 234.
  • Only items on the above lists will be accepted.

Drop off Location & Times:
21 Carlaw Avenue, Toronto, ON, M4M 2R6
Monday through Friday- 9 am to 5 pm


For more information please contact our Inkind Coordinator at: inkind@reddoorshelter.ca or call 416-915-5671 x234

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