Facing Forward

Many Ways to Give

In-kind Donations and Housewarming Baskets

New residents are continuously entering Facing Forward’s programs and they are in need of supplies to help them get started in their new homes!

Please contact marilyn@ffchicago.org with any questions on how to coordinate your individual or group donation.

Pack a Laundry Basket or Mop Bucket with:
  • Hand soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Paper towels
  • Laundry detergent
  • Dish soap and sponge
  • Broom or mop
  • Multi-purpose cleaner
  • Trash bags
  • Toiletries
  • Kitchen and bath towels
  • Can opener
  • Food storage containers
  • Note welcoming family or individual to their new home
  • Bedding - new & unopened - especially full size sheets and pillows
  • Laundry detergent
  • Brooms and mops
  • Trash cans
  • Shower curtains & hooks
  • Cookware - basic pots, pans, etc.
  • Baby proofing supplies
  • Diapers and wipes
  • Small appliances
  • CTA fare cards