Growing Home’s top needs center around keeping the Food Pantry stocked and operational during the Coronavirus pandemic. Below is a list of the food and non-food items that Growing Home needs to keep serving families during this crisis.

As part of our current Home for The Summer Campaign, we will be placing special emphasis on healthy foods for kids, personal hygiene, and household cleaning items. For more information on how to participate in the Home for The Summer Campaign, click here.

Donations can be dropped at our offices which are located at 3489 W 72nd Ave, Westminster, CO 80030. Drop off windows are Monday through Friday between the hours of 9:00 AM and 12:30 PM and Saturdays from 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM.

If you have recently donated and would like to collect a receipt for your donation, please click the “In-Kind Contributions Receipt” button below, complete the form, “Print or Save PDF”, wait for the form to generate then select the destination option of “Save as a PDF”. For support with receipting or other questions, email or call (720)407-1986.

In-Kind Contributions Receipt

Please refer to the lists below to see our most-needed items. Also, keep in mind that opened, used, or repackaged items cannot be accepted.

  • Summer Snacks
    • Snacky produce such as oranges, bananas, and apples
    • Tuna and peanut butter
    • Apple sauce and other pureed fruits for kids on the go
  • Hygiene
    • Toothbrushes (especially children’s)
    • Toothpaste (especially children’s)
    • Bubble bath
    • Laundry Detergent
    • Dish soap
  • Household Cleaning
    • Disinfectant Wipes
    • Bathroom Cleaners
  • Eggs
  • Milk
  • Meat
  • Vegetables:
    • Tomatoes and tomatillos
    • Onions
    • Potatoes
    • Lettuce
    • Broccoli
    • Cauliflower
    • Carrots
    • Bell Peppers and Chiles
    • Zucchini and squash
    • Celery
    • Corn
  • Fruit:
    • Apples
    • Avocados
    • Pears
    • Oranges
    • Bananas
    • Melons
    • Pineapples
  • Rice
  • Maseca and tortillas
  • Beans (black, pinto, black eyed peas, cannellini beans)
  • Pasta
  • Cereals (oats, dry cereals)
  • Grains:
    • Maseca
    • Cereals
    • Pasta
    • Rice
  • Proteins:
    • Canned meat (tuna, chicken, salmon)
    • Beans (black, pinto, black eyed peas, cannellini beans)
    • Peanut butter
  • Vegetables:
    • Corn
    • Green beans
    • Tomatoes (whole, diced, sauce)
  • Fruit:
    • Canned peaches
    • Canned oranges
    • Canned mixed fruits
  • Miscellaneous:
    • Broth
    • Crackers
    • Jelly
    • Granola and fruit bars
    • Gummies
  • Soap (4 oz bar)
  • Shampoo/Conditioner (16 oz bottle)
  • Hand Soap (12 oz bottle)
  • Toothpaste (8 oz bottle)
  • Toothbrush (standard size)
  • Feminine Hygiene
  • Diapers (Sizes 4, 5)
  • Pullups (Sizes 4T, 5T, 6T)
  • Baby Wipes

While we greatly appreciate your generous donations, Growing Home is not able to accept the following items:

  • Child/infant car seats

  • Used mattresses of any size, including crib mattresses

  • Clothing

  • Furniture

  • Household items

If you have a question about whether Growing Home is able to accept a specific donation, please call 720-407-1986 or email and ask us! If we cannot accept your specific donation we will happily refer you to one of our trusted partner organizations.

Thank you!

Another easy way to help Growing Home is by making a monetary contribution. This is a great way you can support vulnerable families in our community through these tough and uncertain times. Click the button below to make a contribution today.