Donate Items

Donation Center


Located at the back loading dock of our main building

2723 Q. Street Omaha, NE 68107


Your donations of clothing, furniture and household items are appreciated and tax deductible! Donations are accepted at our donation center Monday through Friday 8 am – 6 pm.
Please see the chart below for a list of items we accept and those that we are unable to accept.
  • Bedding, linens
  • Bicycles
  • Toys
  • Clean clothing (men, women, children and infants)
  • Clean furniture
  • Garden tools, hand tools
  • House wares, dishes, pots/pans
  • Jewelry
  • Large appliances in working condition
  • Stereos, VCR’s DVD Players
  • Shoes/Boots in pairs
  • Small appliances (toaster, lamps, clocks, etc.)
  • Books, VHS tapes, DVD’s, Record Albums
  • Computers, monitors, printers, etc.
  • TVs
  • Encyclopedias
  • Furniture in need of repair
  • Hazardous waste/chemicals
  • Pianos/Organs
  • Plumbing fixtures/scrap building materials
  • Used tires, paint, oil
  • Waterbeds

2723 Q. Street Omaha, NE 68107

Alley behind our main building can be accessed from 28th or 27th streets, look for donation signs pictured below.

From 28th St. south of Q

From 27th St. south of Q

Client and operational needs

The following items may be donated to the emergency shelter to assist with client needs and daily operational needs:
Client Needs
  • MAT Bus Tickets – Single Ride
  • Toothpaste and toothbrushes
  • Shampoo
  • Deodorant
  • Disposable razors
  • Shaving cream
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Hand and body lotion
  • Combs and brushes
  • Men’s and women’s socks
  • AA Big Books
  • Aspirin/Tylenol/Ibuprofen
  • Cold, flu, allergy and sinus meds
  • Cough drops
  • Antacid tablets
  • Infant Tylenol
  • Baby supplies (diapers, wipes, bottles, pacifiers)
Operational Needs
  • Bottled water
  • Coffee and creamer
  • Canned goods
  • Clorox Wipes
  • Laundry detergent
  • Cleaning Supplies
  • Blankets (new or used)
  • Towels (new or used)
  • Twin Size Bedding
  • Pens
  • Washcloths
  • Paper towels and napkins
  • Toilet paper
  • Aluminum foil and plastic wrap
  • Mops and brooms

AT STEPHEN CENTER, we hope that program participants never stop dreaming. Our job is to help the homeless achieve housing, the addicted achieve sobriety, the sick achieve wellness, and the fearful achieve strength . . .

Michael Wehling, Stephen Center Executive Director

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