donate clothing, and other essentials

If you would like to drop off a donation, please drop it off at 20 North Plymouth Avenue, Rochester NY 14608.  We are open any time from 9AM to 5PM from Monday to Friday.

*** We can no longer accept boxes.  Please make sure that clothing donations are either in a bag or loose when they are dropped off ***

Looking for ways to help? 



Blessing Bags

1. Toothbrushes

2. Tooth paste (Full/Travel)

3.  Soap (Full/Travel)

4.  Shampoo (Full/Travel)

5.  Conditioner (Full/Travel)

6.  Feminine Hygiene (Liners, Tampons, Liners)

7.  Deodorant (Men/Women)

8.   Lotion (Full/Travel)

9.   Body Wash (Full/Travel)

10. Combs/Brushes

11. Nail Clippers

12. Q-tips/Cotton Balls

13. Hand Sanitizer

14. Lip Balm

15. Razors

16. Body Powder

17. Foot Powder

18. Band-Aids

19. Kleenex (Full/Travel)

20. Shaving Cream

21. Body Wash Soap

Clothing Donation

1. Womens Plus Sized clothing

2. Womens Plus Size underwear, bras, camisoles

3. Women's underwear ( All sizes)

4. Mens's boxer shorts (All sizes)

5. Mens Plus Size clothing

6. Mens Plus Size underwear (please no white briefs)

7. Boys Underwear

8. Girls Underwear

9. Girls Tween Bras

10. Infant, toddlers and children clothes (up to size 16)

11. Bath towels & linens


School Supplies

Solid color backpacks

Pencil sharpener

2 Pocket folders

2 glue sticks

Box of #2 pencils


Pencil box


Index cards

Box of 8 markers

Box of 24 crayons


Box of 12 colored pencils

12" Ruler

1 pkg. line paper

2 Spiral notebooks

1 pkg black pens

1 pkg blue pens



We also accept some basic  items for families in our Permanent Supportive Housing program.

If you have something that may help one of these families please contact Shawn Baldwin at 585-325-3283 or email sgordon@

You can now partner with Open Door Mission by providing our most urgent needs from our Wishlist on
All orders will be delivered directly to Open Door Mission’s Caring Center location at 156 North Plymouth Avenue (No Exceptions Please)