Transforming lives through offering food, shelter, hope and support to the most vulnerable in our community

Queens Award

Practical Items

If you'd like to donate to us for Harvest, we'd be extremely grateful. Andy, who's in charge of provision, and our chef, Jean, have put together a list of their 10 most-needed items. You can find it below.
We've got limited storage space, so we can only accept items that are useful to the people we work with. Check below to see what we currently need:
Top 10 needed food items

1. Instant coffee

2. Sugar

3. Red lentils and other dried pulses

4. Baked beans and other tinned items

5. Tomatoes – tinned, passata, tomato purée

6. Spices and seasoning (salt, pepper, mixed herbs, paprika, chilli and curry powder)

7. Porridge oats

8. Condiments – ketchup, brown sauce, mayo

9. Spreads – jam, peanut butter, honey, Marmite etc.

10. Gravy granules and stock cubes

Other needed food and kitchen items
Cornflour, cooking oil, pickles, chutney, mustard, bowls, small plates, mugs, greaseproof paper, foil, cling film, bleach, washing-up liquid, cleaning/dish cloths and scourers, pump dispenser hand soap.
Men's clothing
Jeans/tracksuit bottoms – sizes 28-34
T-shirts – all sizes
Jumpers – all sizes
Boxer shorts – small and medium
Women's clothing
Trousers – sizes 8-14
Tops – all sizes
Jumpers – all sizes
Pyjamas – sizes 8, 10 and 12
Knickers (dark or coloured preferred under jeans and trousers) – small sizes
Shoes and other items
Men and women’s sturdy shoes – all sizes
Women's flip flops
Women's slippers
Sleeping bags
Ear plugs
Spray deodorant
Small hot drink flasks
Hair brushes
Nail clippers
Reading glasses
‘Tena’ pads and ‘pull-ups’ 

Thank you so much for your support.

Items can be dropped off at our main office at 32 Stapleton Road, Easton, Bristol, BS5 0QY – Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm.
Other charities who also accept practical donations are: