House of Ruth

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Wish List

Looking for another way to help? Donate something from our Amazon Wish List! Items purchased from our Wish List will be shipped directly to House of Ruth.

Items can also be purchased and shipped directly to House of Ruth’s Madison program at 651 10th Street NE, Washington, DC 20002.

Please contact Elizabeth Kiker at ekiker@houseofruth.org to arrange a drop-off time. At this time, we are unable to accept unscheduled drop-offs, so please email ekiker@houseofruth.org to schedule a drop-off appointment.

To receive a donation receipt for your tax records, please email development@houseofruth.org and include your receipt.

You can also select House of Ruth as your charitable organization of choice through their AmazonSmile program. Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to House of Ruth.

Due to the current situation with COVID-19, our most urgently needed items are cleaning supplies and grab-and-go meals!

  • Disinfecting wipes
  • Toilet paper
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Bleach
  • Grab-and-go meals: Muffins, fruit, individual drinks (juices), individually wrapped sandwiches, individual cereal boxes/containers, bread (white/wheat), gallons of milk or individual cartons of milk, microwavable meals

 

We are always in need of the following items:

  • laundry detergent
  • bar soap
  • diapers (size newborn to 6)
  • baby wipes
  • cleaning supplies
  • kitchen trash bags
  • deodorant
  • feminine pads (not tampons!)
  • new sheet sets (twin, full, and queen)
  • new dishes, pots, and pans
  • new laundry baskets
  • new sleeping bags and air mattresses

Please respect the dignity of our program and families by only donating new and/or unopened items. We are always happy to accept cash donations which go directly to support the needs of the women and their families.

Car Donation to House of Ruth

Donate your car, boat, truck, RV, Jet Ski or snowmobile to House of Ruth and receive a tax deduction. This no cost, no hassle process begins when you contact our fundraising partner, Donation Line LLC at 877-227-7487. Make sure to ask for our extension 3310. Or you can click here “Donate Car” to donate online now.

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