October Items of the Month and call for warm clothing donations

October’s non-food Items of the Month are diapers (sizes 4, 5, 6) and wipes. Our food Item of the Month is canned meat. We are also putting out a call for warm clothing and winter gear. On Friday we had 31 families go through the Clothes Closet (on a typical night we average around 20) so we’re seeing a demand for warmer clothing as the weather shifts. Donations can…

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Map of Collection Bin Locations

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1LiDvRb2FV_07KOqxyp8l5P0yyLsI5qIS&usp=sharing Click the link above to view an interactive map of Collection Bin locations around Clive. Accepted item categories: food (non-perishable, non-expired, non-opened), clothing (in-season, in good condition, including shoes), personal care items (shampoo, soap, diapers and wipes, toothbrushes, toothpaste, toilet paper, napkins, sanitary pads, paper towels, etc.), laundry detergent, dish soap. We do not wish to accept other types of household items, such as blankets, towels, dishes, baby…

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May Item of the Month is Diapers and Wipes

May’s Item of the Month is Diapers and Wipes. We are requesting diapers sizes 4, 5, and 6 only please, as well as baby wipes. Our clients seldom want smaller sizes or other types of diapers. Amazon Wish List – http://a.co/alGbbgF Donate anytime from the convenience of your home. Items will be delivered directly to our office. Collection Sites Clive Community Services 2190 NW 82nd St, Suite A, Clive Office hours…

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New Item of the Month Collection Site

Lincoln Savings Bank 13523 University Ave, Clive Lincoln Savings Bank is located in western Clive, at the corner of University and Lake Point Dr/71st Street. Thank you to Lindsey Ellis and the Lincoln Savings Bank staff for agreeing to place a bin in their location and promote donations to Clive Community Services!

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April Item of the Month

April’s Item of the Month is Feminine Hygiene Products. Our clients prefer sanitary napkins of all sizes from pantyliners to regular to overnights. Amazon Wish List – http://a.co/alGbbgF Donate anytime from the convenience of your home. Items will be delivered directly to our office. Collection Sites Clive Community Services 2190 NW 82nd St, Suite A. During pantry hours. Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays by appointment. Clive Library 114th St Bankers Trust 114th…

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March Item of the Month: New Socks and Underwear

March’s Item of the Month is New Socks and Underwear. This overlaps with our Easter Basket collection. Donations that meet remaining Easter Basket needs will be held for that project; sizes not needed will be placed in the Clothes Closet for clients to take as needed. Amazon Wish List – http://a.co/alGbbgF (This is our general wish list) Easter Basket Wish List – http://a.co/i9HGIwi (This list is kept up to date on our current…

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February Item of the Month is Liquid Dish Soap

We are collecting Liquid Dish Soap (no dishwasher detergent please). Amazon Wish List – http://a.co/alGbbgF Donate anytime from the convenience of your home. Items will be delivered directly to our office. Collection Sites (all in Clive) Clive Library 114th St Bankers Trust 114th & University Middendorf Insurance 8400 Hickman TBL Print 7705 University WDM Elks Lodge #2752 2060 NW 94th St. 4:30-11:00PM seven days a week. Woodlands Creek Active Retirement…

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December Item of the Month Laundry Detergent

December’s Item of the Month is laundry detergent. We offer our clients laundry detergent every other month because we don’t have enough to offer it more frequently. Even at this rate, it flies off the shelves. At our pantry this morning, we were only able to provide laundry detergent to about 1/3 of the families we served. Amazon Wish List – http://a.co/alGbbgF Donate anytime from the convenience of your home….

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