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DELIVERY / PICKUP

Interested in donating clothing, blankets, food or any other non-monetary gift-in-kind item? Our back dock accepts donations during hours that fit your schedule. Larger items can be scheduled for pick-up. Please review our guidelines below.

Items We Accept

- Clothing

- Linens

- New Stuffed Animals

- New Plastic Toys

- New Games and Educational Materials

 NOTE: Please contact us directly about donating electronic items before delivering them to our back dock.

 

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Items We Cannot

Accept

- Left-over garage sale merchandise

- Furniture

- Books

- Major Appliances

- Mattresses

Delivery/Pick-up

Please deliver the items directly to Dallas LIFE through the back loading dock of our facility. Our dock employees assist you in dropping off your items and provide you with a receipt of your donation. Our street address is:

 

1100 Cadiz St.

Dallas, TX 75215

 

BACK DOCK HOURS:

OPEN: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Mon.-Sat.

CLOSED: Sunday

 

To arrange for certain items to be picked up, please call:

214.421.1380 x 1010

Questions?

If you have questions regarding your non-monetary gift-in-kind donation, please e-mail John Koesema Director of Operations, at jkoesema@dallaslife.org

Immediate

Needs List

Deodorant

Bars of Soap

Body Lotion

Bottle Water (cases)

Feminine Hygiene Products (pads)

Men's Undershirts (sm-XXXL)

Men's Underwear (sm-XXXL)

Women's Underwear (Small- Plus sized_

 

 

 

Every Day Needs

These items are always in demand. Click on the list item for details.

Personal Care Items

Deodorant/Antiperspirant

Toothpaste and Toothbrushes

Body Lotion

Disposable Razors

Shaving Cream

Bar Soap/Body Wash

Anti-Bacterial Hand Soap

Shampoo

Conditioner

Hair Spray

Feminine Hygiene Products

Adult Incontinence Products

Kleenex

Vaseline

New Hair Brushes/New Combs

Floss

Chap Stick

Alcohol-Free Mouthwash (Crest)

Clothing Items

Please make sure that the clothing items, shoes, etc. you are donating are clean, not stained, ripped or torn…something YOU would purchase at a Resale Clothing Store.

 

MEN

Men’s Pants (especially sizes 28-38)

Men’s Shirts ( esp. XL and XXL)

Men’s Socks

Men’s Shoes – Size 8 and Higher

Men’s Underwear (all sizes, esp. XXL or larger)

Men’s T-shirts

Pajamas – Tops and Bottoms

 

WOMEN

Women’s Socks

Women’s Underwear (all sizes)

Women’s Pajamas – Tops & Bottoms

Bras

 

CHILDREN

Children’s Socks

Children’s Underwear

 

GENERAL

Flip Flops/Shower Shoes (kids & adults)

Food

#10 Can Goods

- Vegetables

- Fruits

- Tomatoes

– Tomato Sauce

– Tomato Paste

Oatmeal

Cold Cereal

Dairy Products

Meats

Poultry

Oil

Sugar

Salt/Black Pepper

Garlic Powder

Chili Powder

Salad Dressings

Baby Formula

Kitchen Items

Grocery Gift Cards

Plastic Utensils

Napkins

Cleaning Products

Laundry Detergent (powder only)

Toilet Paper

General Purpose Floor Cleaner (Pine Sol)

Bleach

Toilet Cleaner

Mildew Stain Remover

All Purpose Degreaser

Hand Sanitizer

Miscellaneous Items

Wash Cloths

Towels

Linens (twin size)

Diapers

Strollers

DART Bus Passes

Seasonal Items

Back-to-School

Back Packs

Pens

Pencils

Pencil Sharpeners

Markers

Rulers

Binders

Dividers

Index Cards

Notebooks

Notebook Paper

Calculators

Dictionaries

Crayons

Zipper Pencil/Pen Bags

Pencil Boxes

Glue Sticks

Colored Pencils

Water Paints

Construction Paper

Writing Tablets

Composition Notebooks

Folders

Ziploc Bags

Paper Bags

 

Christmas Items

NEW unwrapped Toys/Board Games

(for all ages)

Mom’s Gifts (Earrings, Body Spray, etc.)

Adult Coats, Hats, Gloves & Scarves

Wrapping Paper

Tape

1100 Cadiz Street    |    Dallas, Texas 75215  |    214.421.1380    |    Fax: 214.426.5114    |    info@dallaslife.org

Dallas Life is a 501(c)(3) non-profit agency. We depend completely on support from generous individuals like you, foundations, corporations and churches. All donations to Dallas Life are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.  © 2014 Dallas Life. All rights reserved.