Below is our wish list of items we would love to receive as inkind donations in new condition. Inkind donations help us keep our costs down and concentrate our monetary resources on the greatest needs within El Centro de la Raza and the community. Please take a moment to look over the items our programs have requested below and see what you can provide. If you decide you would like to donate funds to purchase any of the items, you can make a donation online here.

COVID-19 Related Requests:

  • Home-sewn masks for our frontline staff and community members
  • Disinfecting and cleaning supplies
  • Vitamins/supplements
  • Diapers, baby wipes, formula and other infant supplies
  • Gift cards to grocery stores
  • Financial assistance for rent and food
  • Arts and craft supplies
  • Kitchen supplies like sponges, dish soap and other basic items
  • Personal care/hygiene items
  • Non-expired food for our food bank – white or brown rice, pinto or other beans, peanut butter, instant oatmeal, canned tuna or chicken, can fruit, boxed macaroni and cheese, and healthy canned or boxed goods

Technological Tools: Laptops, tablets and hotspots

Office Supplies: Spray glue, colored paper, scissors, white copy paper, pens, Post-its, paint brushes, yellow legal notepads, Steno notepads, tape, zip ties, binder clips

Food & Kitchen Supplies: Pinto beans, rice, canned tomato sauce, fresh fruit and vegetables, paper plates and bowls, plastic spoons, forks, knives

Baby Needs: Cribs, diapers, baby clothes, strollers, carriers, baby wipes

Personal Care Items: Toothbrushes and toothpaste, brushes and combs, shampoo, bar soap, Band Aids

Cleaning & Maintenance Supplies: Rubber or plastic gloves, dust masks, haz mat masks, industrial soap, beach, and other cleaning supplies. Painting supplies like brushes, rollers, tarps/drop-cloth, and blue painters tape.

Arts & Crafts: Tape, tissue paper, greeting cards, scissors, construction paper, tape, markers, crayons, and colored pencils

Children’s Activities: Puzzles, coloring books, crayons, blocks

Gift Certificates: Grocery stores like Safeway, Fred Meyer, Target, Starbucks and more.

To make an inkind donation to El Centro de la Raza please call (206) 957-4621 or email donor@elcentrodelaraza.org. Gracias!