Financial Donations
1. CLICK HERE to donate online!
2. Write a check. 
     All checks must be made out to “HandsOn Northeast Ohio”  with
     "Homeless Stand Down 2017" in the memo and should be mailed to:
HandsOn Northeast Ohio
P.O. Box 91183
Cleveland, Ohio 44101

Notes about Item Donations:

All donations must be approved by HandsOn Northeast Ohio either by email or phone. Please email  or call (216) 432-9390 with your pledge to donate before January 16, 2018.

We will not be accepting general clothing items. The Homeless Stand Down is a dignity affirming event, as such all donations should be new or nearly new.

Donation Drop Off Location: 1625 E 31st St., Cleveland 44114

  • The MedWish International warehouse is located on the corner of E 31st St. and Payne Ave. Please enter E 31st St. from Superior Ave. as it is a one-way street.
  • PLEASE CALL (216) 694-8166 WHEN YOU ARRIVE! We may not be able to hear you knock or ring the doorbell.
  • Staff will direct you to the correct door for dropoff once you call the number above.
Donation Drop Off Dates:
  • Thursday, December 21, 2017: 6:00-8:00 PM
  • Wednesday, December 27, 2017: 1:00-3:00 PM
  • Saturday, December 30, 2017: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Thursday, January 4, 2018: 6:00-8:00 PM
  • Saturday, January 6, 2018: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Tuesday, January 9, 2018: 6:00-8:00 PM
  • Thursday, January 11, 2018: 6:00-8:00 PM
  • Sunday, January 14, 2018: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Monday, January 15, 2018: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Tuesday, January 16, 2018: 1:00-3:00 PM

Item Donations:

Clothing and Accessory Items
  • Boots
    • ​New or Gently Used
    • Winter/Waterproof Boots
    • Men’s sizes 10-14
    • Women's various sizes
    • Children's various sizes
  • Winter Coats
    • Men's Sizes XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL
    • Women's L and up
    • Children's various sizes
  • New Underwear
    • Men’s (should be mostly boxer or boxer briefs) sizes M, L & XL
    • ​Women's various sizes
  • Athletic or Winter Socks
    • ​Adult various sizes
    • Children various sizes
  • ​Waterproof Gloves (Adult Only)
  • Winter Hats (Adult Only)
  • Hooded Sweatshirts/Sweaters
    • ​Adult XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL
    • Kids various sizes
  • Cloth Bags/Reusable large shopping bags

Assembled Kits
  • Hygiene/Personal Care Kits (Preference is that they come pre-assembled by gender in gallon-size bags or other large freezer bags)
    • Kits include:
      • Shampoo and conditioner or 2-in-1 (full size)
      • Bar of Soap
      • Washcloth
      • Toothbrush and Toothpaste
      • Shaving cream and Razor (Men)
      • Tampons & Pads (Women)
      • Lotion, Chapstick, Floss, Deodorant, Antibacterial Wipes      
      • Other additional items if desired: mouthwash, nail file/clippers, comb/brush, hair ties, etc.
Bagged Lunches* - To be distributed at the Homeless Stand Down
  • Sandwich (PB&J)
  • Whole fresh fruit (apple, orange, banana, etc.)
  • 100% Fruit Juice or Bottled Water
  • Veggie Sticks, Bag of Chips, Granola Bar, or Cookie
*All lunch donations must be approved by HandsOn Northeast Ohio either by email or phone. Please email with your pledge to donate before January 16, 2018.

HandsOn Northeast Ohio is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and all monetary and in-kind donations to the Homeless Stand Down are tax deductible, and you will receive a thank you letter/receipt of your donation.

Questions? Call HandsOn Northeast Ohio at (216) 432-9390 or email