Holiday Store

In-Kind Needs

Due to limited space Rose Brooks Center is only able accept new fall and winter clothing.  If you are able to provide any new items or other items on our urgent needs list below, please schedule a drop off with our Volunteer In-Kind Donation Coordinator at 816-605-8000 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Do you have something gently used clothing or items not listed on our list (e.g. household goods, furniture, gently used toys)?  You can also make a donation to any Kansas City Metro Goodwill to help provide vouchers to Rose Brooks Center.  Please visit for more information. Thank you for your support.

* We ask that all urgent need items be in new condition.

** Our In-Kind List is updated weekly. 


  • Holiday Store

    Thank you for providing holiday gifts to families living in shelter. New, unwrapped gifts are collected at the Rose Brooks Center Holiday Store.

    Ward Parkway Shopping Center
    December 5 – December 19
    10:00AM - 8:00PM; Sunday - Mall Hours

    Gifts for Children and Teens
    Target, Wal-Mart, iTunes, GenX Gift Cards
    Movie Passes
    MP3 Players
    Hooded Sweatshirts for All Ages
    Non-violent Toys for All Ages
    Dolls and Stuffed Animals
    Videos (English and Spanish)
    Sports Equipment
    Billfolds and Purses for Teens
    Watches for Children and Teens
    Nail Polish Kits
    Axe Gift Sets
    Art Supplies and Craft Kits

    Gifts for Women
    Nightgowns and Robes Women’s Slippers
    Curling Irons / Blow Dryers Alarm Clocks Bath Gel / Body Lotion Gift Sets Journals Date Books

    Gifts for Four-Legged Friends
    Wet Cat and Dog Food
    Toys for Cats and Dogs
    Moist Treats
    Collars and Leashes

    Gifts That Keep the Family Warm
    Children’s CoatsChildren’s Hats, Gloves, and MittensWomen’s Coats
    Pajamas for Women and Children
    Socks and Underwear for Women and Children
    Blankets, Sheets, and Pillows

    Gifts for the Home
    Towels and Washcloths
    Full-size Shampoo and Conditioner
    Feminine Products
    Baby Shampoo, Lotion, Body Wash, and Baby Oil
    Canned Fruits and Vegetables
    Cereal and Breakfast Bars
    Coffee, Tea, and Cocoa Mix
    Cleaning Supplies
  • Women

    Underwear (Bikini or Boy Short Style Only)
    Socks (Athletic and Dress)
    Clothes (new)
    Pajamas (small and medium)
    Slippers and Robes
    Reading Glasses
    Tennis Shoes (all sizes)
  • Children

    Boys Underwear (all sizes / Size 12 and up prefer boxers)
    Clothes (new)
    Boy's briefs and boxers
    Girl's underwear
    Tennis Shoes (all sizes)
  • Infants

    Fall and Winter Clothes (new)
    Baby Shampoo, Lotion, Body Wash, and Baby Oil
    Baby Formula
  • Care + Comfort

    Cold/Flu Medicine
    Twin Sized Bed Blankets and Sheets (clean and gently used accepted)
    Pillows and Pillow Cases
    Shampoo, Conditioner, and Body Wash (Full Size Bottles)
  • Pet Shelter

    Dry dog and cat food - preferably Taste of the Wild Brand 
    Kitty litter
    Dog treats
    Cat toys
    Dog toys, kongs/heavy duty
    Peanut butter
    Harnesses - all sizes
    Litter boxes
    Water and food bowls - all sizes 
    Dawn dish soap
    Paper towels
    Flea, tick, heartworm prevention