donate food, clothing, and other essentials

If you would like to drop off a donation please drop it off at 156 N. Plymouth Ave Rochester NY 14608 any time from 9 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday.

Looking for ways to help? 


Blessing Bags

Help us provide essential needs through supplying hygiene items for our 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


Clothing Donation

Help us provide essential needs through supplying our most needed clothing items. 

1. Womens Plus Sized clothing

2. Womens Plus Size underwear, bras, camisoles

3. Mens Plus Size clothing

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

5. Boys Underwear

6. Girls Underwear

7. Girls Tween Bras

8. thin, low cut socks for summer


FOOD DOnation 

All food donations are welcome! Below are our most urgent needs.

1. cereal

3. non dairy creamer

4. canned soup and vegetables

5. pancake mix

6. peanut butter and jelly

7. bottled water

8. cans of chicken and beef broth 

9. 8oz cups



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 585-454-6696 ext. 1256 or email

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 downtown location on N. Plymouth Ave.