WISH LIST

Helping the Warming Center can be as simple as going through your pantry or office supplies to find extra items to donate!

Here are the items we always need:

  • Black or dark blue Sharpies or markers

  • Boots - winter or work boots

  • Bus tickets

  • Copy paper

  • File folders - plain and colored

  • Fast food gift cards (McDonalds, Taco Bell, etc,)

  • Gas vouchers from gas station/convenience store

  • Hi-Liters - any color

  • Name tags - peel and stick kind (red or blue border)

  • Napkins

  • Paper bowls suitable for holding hot soup

  • Paper plates

  • Paper towels

  • Plastic bags

    • 33 gallon plastic clear bags 

    • 13 gallon tie string bags 

    • 55 gallon black drum liners 

  • Plastic tableware

  • Post-it notes

  • Postage stamps

  • Styrofoam cups 10oz or 12oz

  • Underwear - new in package (men's and women's)

  • Printer cartridges

    • *HP 61XL Black & Tri Color

    • *Canon 1200 Black XL and Color XL

  • Food

    • Snacks -- non perishable pocket size, such as crackers & cheese, cookies, etc.

    • Donuts (please no bagels or other hard breads)

    • Muffins

    • Coffee

    • Cookies

    • Bottled Water

If you would like to donate time or services, here are some other ways you can help:

  • Church or building space for one shelter week

  • Hold a Casual Day at work for the benefit of The Warming Center

  • Send letter of support to us through our "contact" tab or to MCWC, 2 Crocker Blvd. Suite 201, Mt. Clemens MI 48043

  • Local Business - donate gift cards or prizes for our annual events

  • Choose the Warming Center as a beneficiary if you are participating in a charity walk or run.

  • Used Cars - donate to Charity Motors in our name: Macomb County Warming Center

  • If you Shop at Amazon and use our code. Amazon will donate 0.5% of the purchase to the Warming Center. No cost to you.

  • If you shop at Kroger with a Kroger card, a portion of your purchase will be donated to us. You will need to go to Kroger.com or call Kroger at 1-800-576-4377 and tell them to add our charity to your card. (We are already listed with Kroger as an approved charity.)