Pantry Needs List

HopeWorks’ Emergency Pantry accepts in-kind donations to help our clients meet their needs!

Currently Needed Items:

  • Can Openers – high need item
  • Boxed Milk
  • Body Wash
  • Paper Towels
  • Laundry Detergent
  • Dish Detergent
  • Deodorant
  • Face Wash
  • Tissues
  • Mouthwash
  • Shaving Cream
  • Black Hair Care Products (Carol’s Daughter, Shea Moisture, etc.)
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • PPE (Masks, Gloves, Disinfectant wipes)
  • Socks (new only)
  • Closed Toed Shoes (new only)
  • Clothes (sizes L, XL, XXL – new only)
  • Visa Gift Cards
  • Gas Gift Cards
  • Grocery Gift Cards
  • Uber/Lyft Gift Cards

Donated items can be dropped off at our Main Office Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.:

HopeWorks of Howard County
9770 Patuxent Woods Drive, Suite 300
Columbia, MD 21046

Due to COVID-19 we are using a contactless drop-off procedure. Please call the office before you arrive to schedule your donation drop-off.

We will gladly accept donations, but there are restrictions around what we can accept!

All items must be:

  • New, unopened
  • Not expired or used
  • Personal care items must be full size, not travel size

Please note that we have limited storage space. To help ensure that we are able to accept your donation, we ask that you only donate items listed on this page or contact us directly to find out what our current needs are.

Questions? Contact our Main Office at
(410) 997-0304.

24-Hour Sexual, Dating and Domestic Violence Helpline: (410) 997-2272



9770 Patuxent Woods Dr., Suite 300

Columbia, MD, 21046

(410) 997-0304