Welcome to our traffic light shopping guide! Below is a list of our staple items, which is updated (at least) monthly.

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For a complete list of everything we do and don’t accept, please see our Donate page.

As of February 24th, 2019, we cannot accept clothing (t-shirts, jeans, shorts, etc.). We continue to accept accessories that can can be placed on our giveaway line, such as socks, underwear, bras, shoes, belts, hats, etc. If you’re not sure whether to donate a certain item, please email donations@austinhumanistsatwork.org.

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Last updated: Friday, October 11, 2019

*Shampoo
*Conditioner
*Toilet paper
*Nail clippers
*Women’s underwear
*Women’s socks
*Non-perishable grab and go foods
*Hair oil/ leave-in conditioners for coarse hair
*Grab and go fruit for the day of the Giveaway
*Sunscreen
Hair elastics
Emergency blankets
Insect repellent
Notepads
Pens
Men’s underwear

*means that we are completely out of these items!

Yellow Light (we probably have enough of these items, but a few more wouldn’t hurt):

Men’s socks
Tissues
Toothpaste
Hand-sanitizer
Mouthwash, dental floss
Condoms
Combs/brushes/hair picks (brushes and combs for all hair types)
Lip balm

Red Light (we don’t need any more of these items right now):
Soap & body wash
Toothbrush covers
Lotion
Toothbrushes
Razors
First aid kits
Baby wipes
Cotton balls
Q-tips
Floss picks
All feminine hygiene
All plastic Ziploc style bags