Amazon Wishlist


Critical Shelter Donations

Below are the donations that are currently in need of: 

  • New Queen Bed Sheet Sets
  • Body Wash
  • New Underwear (Women's underwear, size 8-12; Men's 8- XL) !!
  • Disinfectant wipes
  • Lysol Spray
  • Bleach
  • Toilet Paper
  • Paper Towels
  • Facial Tissue
  • Monthly Planners

**Due to current construction at our site and lack of storage space, we cannot accept clothing or items not on our wish list.

These donation can be purchased off our Amazon Wishlist or be purchased from anywhere else and dropped off to our shelter during regular business hours! Last updated: 2/20/20

See the link below for our Amazon List.

Other Wish Lists

Welcome Home Baskets


Create "Welcome Home Baskets" for families graduating from shelter into new apartments.  Simply fill a laundry basket with the following items and drop it off for our next family moving out!  New or used items are fine. 

  • laundry basket (to fill with rest of items)
  • small broom and dust pan
  • plates, bowls and cups for 4
  • set of flatware
  • pot and pan
  • cooking utensils
  • shower curtain and rings
  • bath mat
  • 4 bath towels

**Due to current construction at our site and lack of storage space, we are asking anyone who assembles a Welcome Home Basket to hold onto it until we have a family departing shelter for a new apartment.  Please contact us to let us know you have one ready!

Security Deposit Assistance Fund


Donating to our Security Deposit Assistance Fund allows your money to go directly to helping a family overcome a HUGE barrier to housing - coming up with money to cover the expense of a security deposit.

Family Promise is the only homeless shelter in Buffalo that offers this benefit to families if we have generous donors who will support the fund.  We have found that families that can afford security deposits move out of shelter twice as fast as those who cannot. 

 If you would like to support, please go to the DONATE button on our homepage.