Transforming lives through offering food, shelter, hope and support to the most vulnerable in our community

Queens Award

Practical Donations

Thank you for donating practical items that aid in the support of vulnerable and homeless people. Your contributions mean that we can use our finances where it is most needed. Due to the limited capacity of our storerooms we are only able to accept items that we can use. We are currently in need of:
Top 10 Needed Food Items
  1. Instant coffee
  2. Sugar
  3. Long life/ powdered milk
  4. Squash
  5. Jam/ Peanut butter/ Marmite
  6. Lentils
  7. Rice (long grain or basmati)
  8. Instant gravy granules
  9. Salt and pepper
  10. Herbs and spices
Other Needed Food Items
Tinned Tomatoes, tomato sauce, brown sauce, pasta, cooking sauces (not alcoholic), vegetarian stock cubes, dried soya/tofu, cornflour, marmite, pickles, chutney, mustard, green or yellow split peas, instant mashed potato, instant stuffing mix, mayonnaise, bottled water
Food Related Items
Bowls, small plates, mugs, grease proof paper, foil, cling film, bleach, washing up liquid, cleaning/dish cloths and scourers
Men’s jeans/tracksuit bottoms 28” – 34” waist
Men’s t-shirts / long sleeved tops – small and medium
Men’s boxer shorts and trunks – small, medium and large
Good quality men’s and women’s trainers/walking boots
Women’s jeans/ tracksuit bottoms sizes 8 – 14
Women’s t-shirts – small and medium
Women's knickers - size 6-10
Women's trousers/leggings/jeggings - size 6-10
Shampoo and conditioner
Men’s and women’s spray and roll-on deodorant
Pump dispenser hand soap
Hand wash
Good quality, sturdy rucksacks
Sleeping bags
Thank you so much for your support.
Items can be dropped off at our main office at 32 Stapleton Road, Easton, Bristol, BS5 0QY Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm.
Other charities who also accept practical donations are: