The Home Essentials Ministry provides household items for refugees and others who are trying to establish a home in our community We support Greater Portland by providing food, furniture and other household essentials.
The Home Essentials Ministry at Eastpoint is continually in need of donations of items. These items will almost immediately be delivered to the refugee community members, many of whom are currently living without things such as silverware, beds, towels and winter jackets.
If you are in NEED of items, please call Linda directly.
You can find a complete list of things you can donate below:
Pantry: All-purpose cleaner, Body soap, Bottled juice, Bouillon cubes, Deodorant, Canned fruit, Cereal, Cooking oil, Dish soap, Feminine pads, Flour, Ketchup, Mac n cheese, Mayo, Paper towel, Peanut butter, Salt/pepper, Shampoo, Sponges, Sugar, Tea bags, Toilet paper, Tomato paste, Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Trash bags, Tuna, Rice
ESL: Calendars, Clear tape, Copy paper, Erasers, French/English Dictionary, Oxford Picture Dictionary (monologue,) Pencils, Pens, Pink erasers, Staplers, Staples, Scissors, 3 x 5 cards, 8 x11, Notebooks
Essentials: Bath mats, Bath towels, Blankets, Brooms, Buckets, Can openers, Clocks, Computers, Couches, Crock pots, Dish drainer, Dish towels, DVD players, Face towels, Fans, Flatware, Flatware tray, Hand towels, Irons, Kitchen towels, Lamps, Rice cookers, Rugs, Sheets, Shower curtains, Shower liners, Trash cans
Drop off during office hours or by appointment.
*Receipts are available for tax deductions
Eastpoint Christian Church
58 City Line Drive
Portland, ME 04102
Dan & Linda Boothby