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Donate an Item

Our Wish List

Help make a difference in the lives of women, children and families by donating an item. Our wish list changes often to reflect the immediate needs of the individuals that we serve. We accept the new and gently-used items listed below.

For questions please contact 905-522-9922 ext. 171.

Transportation

  • bus tickets

Gift Cards

  • Groceries and food
  • Gas
  • Clothing
  • Books
  • Housewares
  • Family passes to attractions

Clothing, footwear, outerwear

  • Socks, underwear, winter boots for children aged 6-17 years old
  • Socks of all sizes for adults aged 17 and older
  • Underwear in adult sizes XS through to 3XL
  • Winter boots of all sizes
  • Running Shoes of all sizes
  • Winter to-go kits: hand warmers, gloves, hats

Housewares

  • Single-use laundry detergent
  • Towels: bath towels, face towels, tea towels
  • full dishware sets
  • full cutlery sets
  • Double or twin bedding: fitted sheets and comforters
  • Cleaning supplies: disinfectant, dish soap, garbage bags, clear storage bins
  • To-go snacks and microwaveable foods, cans that do not require an opener

Toys and Games

  • board games
  • counting toys
  • stacking blocks
  • picture books
  • wooden/natural toys
  • Wii games, family-friendly DVDs and CDs
  • sports and gym gear (basketballs, footballs, soccer balls, hockey sticks, etc.)
  • puzzles
  • dolls of all sizes, genders, cultures
  • craft supplies (construction paper, crayons, markers, pencil crayons, chalk, glue, buttons, magazines, scrapbooking)

News and Events

YWCA Hamilton will be closed on Monday February 17 for Family Day. Have a great weekend!