We accept new and gently used newborn-to-adult size, all-season clothing including pajamas, coats, hats, gloves, winter boots, and shoes. We also need NEW socks, underwear, twin sheet sets, pillows, blankets, duffel bags, and lice kits.
Everything must be clean, freshly washed, and sorted by size/gender. Please label by size/gender on the outside of the plastic bags (no cardboard boxes). Follow us on Facebook for our next donation day. More questions? Email us at email@example.com
Due to our current space limitations, we do not accept used: bikes, furniture, larger toddler toys, sit and stands, bouncers, formula, stuffed animals, or suitcases.
We need soap, body wash, shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, feminine products, Q-tips, lip balm, combs and hairbrushes, and toilette bags. Check out our Amazon Wish List for ideas or to ship items directly to us.
We need baby supplies including diapers sizes 4, 5, & 6, baby wipes, baby shampoo, lotion, Desitin cream, baby bottles, strollers, standard cribs, and clean accident-free car seats that do not expire within the next year.
We accept new and used toys as long as they are in excellent condition with no broken or missing pieces. We cannot accept used large plastic toddler toys, stuffed animals, or bicycles.
We accept sporting equipment such as skateboards, skates, soccer/cleated shoes, baseball bats, balls, mitts, helmets, uniforms, protective equipment, boxing gloves, punching bags, duffle bags, and more.
Running an all-volunteer, nonprofit organization comes with costs. We purchase some items that we do not get donated, we pay rent, and we have other operational expenses. Your financial support will be put to good use right away. Please scroll down and make a donation today!
Many children who come into foster care have never had a cake, presents, and someone to sing to them. Imagine waiting your whole life for a birthday party. Now, you can make a difference by supporting our Birthday Bag program. Pick up a few things on sale/clearance or check out ideas on our Infant-4, 5-12 y/os, and Teens Amazon Wish Lists.
Please check out Amazon Wish Lists for Boy's Summer Essentials, Girl's Summer Essentials, Boy's Winter Essentials, Girl's Winter Essentials, Hygiene Needs, School Supplies, Infant/Baby/Toddler Needs, Bath Time Should Be Fun Time and Closet Supplies for Daily Operations. Ship a few items directly to us and we will put them to good use right away!
Shipping from another store like Target, Kohl's, Walmart, or Meijer?
During COVID, our shipping address has changed to:
Macomb Foster Closet
12014 Carney Street
Warren, MI 48089
For a teen with nothing, a gift card or two can make a world of difference. We suggest $25/$50/$100 gift cards for retailers such as: VISA, Target, Walmart, Old Navy, Kohls, Meijer, American Eagle, and Aeropostale.
Help children in foster care while you shop. It's that easy! Simply register your Kroger Plus Card at www.krogercommunityrewards.com and select the Macomb Foster Closet (FP081).
Check out our Amazon Wish List for items that our kids need for school. Making a financial donation, buying off the list, or doing a drive at your work, school, church, or organization is a great way to get kids in foster care off to a great start and build their confidence.
We are dedicated to helping the lives of children in foster care. Your contribution today makes that happen.