Donating Items

Donating items to LOFT helps us provide basic needs and some of the comforts of home for our clients that we don’t receive sufficient funding for. Essentials like bedding, personal care items and food are our most needed items. 

To arrange a drop-off, please call us at 416-979-1994 ext. #2033 or email

Our most needed items are:

Personal Hygiene

  • Toothbrush, toothpaste, floss, razors, shaving cream, shampoo, conditioner, soap, body lotion
  • Menstrual and inconstancy products
  • Toilet paper, paper towels and Kleenex
  • Face masks and hand sanitizers

Furniture and Household Items

  • Twin mattresses, linens, pillows, comforters, blankets, bath towels
  • Mop, broom, dustpan, laundry detergent, vacuum
  • Dishes, cutlery, pots, pans, microwaves, toasters


  • Tea, coffee, hot chocolate, flour, sugar, granola bars, nuts, cereal
  • Grocery store, Tim Hortons, Shoppers Drug Mart, dollar store gift cards

Clothing and Entertainment (accepted at select program locations only)

  • Winter jackets, gloves, boots, pajamas, undergarments, jeans, t-shirts
  • Pocket talkers, computers, tablets, cell phones, televisions, DVD/CD players
  • Sports equipment, arts & craft supplies, adult colouring books, board games, puzzles

Are you or your organization interested in building personal care or grocery kits? Download our toolkit:

We are unable to accept used or previously owned items. Items must be dropped off, we are unable to arrange for delivery. At this time, we can accept non-perishable grocery items or donated meals from restaurants only.