Home Warming Baskets for Newly Housed

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For those who do not have a place to call their own, moving into a house or apartment is a major milestone. Many people move in with only their family and very few belongings. We are collecting "Home Warming Baskets," a laundry hamper filled with cleaning supplies ad basic items to help them get started in their new home. Your help will provide support and encouragement to those who need it most. A list of some ideas for the basket can be found below. Thank you for your efforts to end homelessness in our community! Please email Dustin Kane at dustin@cafth.org for additional information.

  • Laundry Basket
  • Laundry detergent
  • Fabric softener/Dryer Sheets
  • Paper towels
  • Toilet paper
  • Clorox wipes
  • Surface cleaner
  • Shower/Tile Cleaner
  • Kitchen utensils (forks, spoons, etc.)
  • Plates
  • Bowls
  • Cups
  • Brita water pitcher (filtered water pitcher)
  • Kitchen towels
  • Oven mitts
  • Dish soap/Dishwasher tablets
  • Sponge/Scrub brush
  • Gloves
  • Toilet cleaner
  • Toilet bowl brush
  • Plunger
  • Air fresheners
  • Hand soap (antibacterial)

Please DO NOT INCLUDE:

  • Any used, expired, or opened items.


Our office is currently open Mondays and Wednesdays from 8 am to 4 pm to receive donations. CAFTH is located on 44 N Second Street, Floor 3, Memphis, TN 38103. If you would like to email Pam Scarbrough at pam@cafth.org around 15 minutes before drop-off or call our office at 901-527-1302, our team will be ready to assist. 

Parking can be found in front of the building (on Court St.) or Best Park (the parking lot located off of North 2nd Street and Court Street).



Please visit the CAFTH website for other opportunities to donate, or to volunteer/partner on other upcoming or ongoing projects (https://www.cafth.org/donate/). For any other questions or for more information please contact Dustin Kane at dustin@cafth.org.

Thank you!

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Parking Details
In front of building, or
Best Park - off of North 2nd Street and Court Street
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