Shelter Wish List

The women and children who seek shelter at Ruth’s House often arrive with little more than the clothes they’re wearing. Community donations bring the day-to-day goods they need.

Drop off donations at Ruth’s House Antique Shop (228 W. Main St., Washington, NC 27889) or call Ruth’s House at (252) 940-0007 to arrange donations.

Here’s the rest of our list for July 2017:

  • Air freshener
  • Baby Wipes
  • Batteries
  • Bleach
  • Board Games (Monopoly)
  • Brushes/Combs
  • Cards (Uno, Playing Cards)
  • Cling Wrap
  • Coffee
  • Coffee Maker
  • Copy Paper
  • Creamer
  • Curling Iron
  • Diapers
  • Disinfectant Spray
  • Fabric Softener
  • Family Friendly Movies
  • Feminine Products
  • Fishing Poles
  • Gift Cards (Walmart, Lowes, etc.)
  • Gas cards (Speedway, Murphy’s, etc.)
  • Hair Accessories/Hair Ties
  • Jenga
  • Juice
  • Latex Gloves
  • Lotion
  • Make-up
  • Manicure sets/clippers
  • Mouthwash
  • Popcorn
  • Pepper
  • Petroleum Jelly (Vaseline)
  • Post-It Notes
  • Razors
  • Socks
  • Solo Cups
  • Sugar
  • Tupperware
  • Visa or MasterCard Gift Cards
  • Wal-Mart Gift Cards
  • Ziploc Bags (Gallon Size) 

We’ve also got a few special requests:

  • Bug spray
  • Body wash

For Ruth’s House Antiques and More: antiques, furniture, glass and collectibles.