Gateway Gazette

Rowan House Needs Donations

Greatest Need

  • New t-shirts, yoga pants and pj’s for women (all sizes)
  • New womens socks and underwear (sm – lg)
  • New or hand-made slippers
  • Diapers (size 4 and 5)
  • New girls clothes (size 5 – 10)
  • New boys clothes (size 8 – 10)
  • New towels (bath, hand and face)

 

Donate to Our Wish List

Another way to help Rowan House is by donating an item from our wish list.

Please note: Due to our health and safety standards ** ALL ITEMS MUST BE NEW **. Due to space restrictions, we cannot accept household items or furniture; however, we partner with the following organizations who will accept your donated items on our behalf:

    • Bibles for Missions, Okotoks
    • Salvation Army Thrift Store, High River
    • Foothills Salvage and Recycling Centre, MD of Foothills
    • Women In Need Society (WINS), Calgary – Rowan House is pleased to be a Referring Partner Agency with WINS’ Free Goods Referral Program. Learn more about the types of items they can accept on our behalf. They even do free pickup for furniture and multi-bag/box donations.

 

Ongoing Shelter Needs

  • Gas & Grocery gift cards
  • Dollarama gift cards
  • Recreation Centre passes
  • Calgary Transit passes
  • Dishwasher detergent
  • Laundry detergent
  • All-Purpose cleaners
  • Lysol wipes
  • Tea towels
  • Bath towels
  • Water bottles
  • Plastic laundry baskets
  • Suit Cases / Duffle Bags
  • Spiritual resources/books
  • Journals/Note books
  • Sewing supplies
  • Craft supplies

 

Women’s Needs

  • Socks, underwear, bras (small and medium)
  • Pajamas (all sizes)
  • Yoga pants (small and extra-small)
  • Shorts, tanks and tees (all sizes)
  • Hoodies (all sizes)
  • Maternity clothes (all sizes)
  • Slippers (all sizes)
  • Running shoes (sized 7-9) and flipflops
  • Shampoo/Conditioner/Hand Lotion – regular size
  • Deodorant/Antiperspirant
  • Nail clippers/Nail files
  • Hair brushes

 

Children’s Needs

  • Baby wash
  • Diaper cream
  • Wipes
  • Pull-Ups (all sizes)
  • Soothers, Bottles & Nipples
  • Shorts, tanks and tees for boys/girls (all sizes)
  • Teen boy clothes (size 10-16)
  • Hoodies (all sizes)
  • Children’s shoes/sandals

 

Child Support Program

  • Barbies
  • Lego
  • Board games
  • Kids journals/Note books
  • Cinema tickets (High River or Okotoks)
  • Bob Snodgrass Recreation Complex and Cargill Field House passes
  • VCR player
  • DVD movies

 

Outreach Program

  • Journals/Note books
  • Mason jars (various sizes, with or without lids)
  • Inspirational gifts (picture frames, wall hangings, ornaments, decorations, etc.)
  • Walmart no-name Jenga (wood coloured or multi-coloured)
  • Small gift boxes (4x4x4 box size)
  • Individually wrapped chocolates, teas, flower seed packets
  • Lip balms

 

Call 403-652-3316 for more information.

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