During this current severe weather event, donations of severe weather items may be dropped off at the following Multnomah County locations: 

  • Bud Clark Commons, 665 NW Hoyt Street, Portland 97209, (503) 280-4700 Ext. 2

  • Portland Rescue Mission, 111 W Burnside Street, Portland 97209, (503) 647-7466

  • Salvation Army Female Emergency Shelter (SAFES), 30 SW 2nd Avenue, Portland 97204, (503) 227-0810

  • Bridges to Change, 21440 SE Stark Street, Gresham 97030, (971) 386-3398

  • St. Peter and Paul Episcopal Church Warming Center, 247 SE 82nd Avenue, Portland 97215, 971-220-6621

  • American Legion Post 134 Shelter, 2104 NE Alberta Street, Portland 97211, 503-284-7272

Items needed include blankets and other sleeping materials (mats, bed rolls, etc.), tarps, jackets, socks, gloves, and hand-warmer packets.


Additionally, regular donations may be made at the following locations:

Salvation Army Female Emergency Shelter (SAFES) - (503) 227-0810: Accepts donations of new or gently used items: feminine hygiene products, deodorant, razors, laundry detergent, towels, washcloths and bedding (twin sheets, comforters/blankets).

JOIN - (503) 936-4804: Accepts donations of food, blankets, sleeping bags, tarps, socks, underwear, hats, gloves, jackets, razors, deodorant, and feminine hygiene items.

Portland Rescue Mission - (503) 647-7466: Accepting donations of women's and children's clothing items. Linens in new or near new condition (twin sheets/comforters/pillow cases), full size body wash, shampoo & conditioner, deodorant, toothbrush and toothpaste. New make-up items, jewelry, accessories, etc. Food items also accepted. No car seats, furniture or appliances (large or small). 

Transition Projects - (503) 280-4700 Ext. 2: Accepting donations of non-perishable food, unused personal hygiene products, new or gently used linens, blankets, towels, pillows, winter clothing, coats, shoes, underwear, socks, books and toiletries.

Human Solutions - (503) 544-3935: Provides a location to accept donations of food, personal hygiene products, household cleaning products, diapers, formula, baby powder and wipes, underwear, bras, socks, sleepwear and cold weather gear.

Union Gospel Mission - (503) 274-4483: Accepting donations of paper plates, bowls and cups, produce, non-perishable food, coffee, sleeping bags, blankets, men's pants, coats, sweatpants, socks, and hygiene items.

Raphael House - (503) 222-6507: Accepts donations of personal hygiene products (especially shampoo), baby hygiene products, diapers (especially sizes 4-6), pull-ups (sizes 2T-4T), new pillows, twin sheets and blankets, kitchenware, household cleaning products, and new clothing, socks, and undergarments (for adults and children).