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    In-Kind Donations

Donations of goods and services are essential to AWAIC. We serve hundreds of women, men, and children every year that are in need of a variety of items. We ask that all donated items to AWAIC be new or in good usable condition. Items that are broken, stained, or dirty will not be accepted.

Starting in October 2019, AWAIC is undergoing construction that will eventually result in more intake rooms, shelter beds, and improved storage space for in-kind donations. During renovation, AWAIC's ability to store donations is very limited. Therefore we ask that you donate only items that are on the list below. The list will be updated frequently depending on current needs and shortages.

If you are interested in organizing a donation drive for AWAIC, please contact Alyssa.

Currently Accepted Items:

New, unopened toiletries (travel size and regular):

  • Deodorant
  • Dental floss
  • Hairbrushes and combs
New or clean, gently used clothing:

  • Women's jeans and lounge pants (sweatpants, yoga pants, etc.)
  • Women's blouses/shirts (size L & XL)
  • Women's gloves/mittens
  • Women's winter boots
  • Bras
  • New underwear
Miscellaneous:

  • Gift Cards: Walmart, Fred Meyer, Target, Carrs/Safeway 
Check out AWAIC's wish list on DomesticShelters.org! Purchasing an item is a great way of knowing exactly how your contribution is being used, since any item you purchase will be automatically sent directly to AWAIC.

Please drop off all donations at:

AWAIC
100 W 13th Avenue
Anchorage, AK 99501
Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm

Due to construction and renovation, we are unable to accept items that are NOT listed above. Please consider sharing other donations with other local nonprofits you care about. Thank you for making a difference in the lives of domestic violence survivors!