In-Kind Donations

New Avenues for Youth gratefully accepts donations of needed items to support our programs and the youth we serve at our 1220 SW Columbia Street location Monday-Friday between 9:00am- 4:00pm.

Due to limited storage capacity, we ask that you contact us prior to donation drop-off at or 503.517.3900 to confirm that we are able to accept your donation.

Needed Items

  • We are in URGENT need of wet weather gear – raincoats & windbreakers with hoods
  • Gently used age-appropriate clothing, especially men’s clothing at this time
  • New socks & underwear
  • Shoes/boots in good condition
  • Backpacks
  • Hygiene items including: toothpaste, toothbrushes, deodorant, shampoo, soap (travel size welcome) non-latex condoms, tampons
  • School supplies
  • Board games
  • Books for youth
  • Children’s books

We also welcome household items to help youth transitioning into independent living – review our “My First Place” list here.