For the safety of all clients, staff, and supporters during the COVID-19 crisis, STH is limiting external visitors on site for in-person donation drop-offs until further notice. If you have items you’d like to donate, please call (219) 885-2282.

Sojourner Truth House will gratefully accept in-kind donations for our clients. Thank you for considering us for your donation!

If you would like to organize a donation drive please contact us, so that we can effectively coordinate the donations being collected. (219) 885-2282.


Bags to use in our food distribution (plastic grocery bags, brown paper grocery bags, even tote bags)
Deodorant, (men’s and women’s) -We’re out!
Dental Floss
Diapers, (Most needed in size newborn, 1, 5 and 6) and Pull- Ups for boys and girls
Dish Soap
Hand soap
Laundry detergent and fabric softener
Mops, brooms, buckets and dustpans
Non-perishable food items; canned meats, pasta, rice, soups
Panty liners and pads (tampons not needed at this time)
Paper towels -We’re out!
Shampoo and Conditioner
Toilet paper


Adult incontinence briefs
Baby wipes
Bagless vacuums
Bedding sets and sheet sets (Twin, full, and queen size)
Garbage cans (kitchen size and small waste baskets)
Gym shoes
Lamps (Table & Floor)
Light bulbs (45W & 60W)
Socks (all sizes & types)
Space saver bags or bed-in-bag packaging
To-go (disposable) coffee cups with lids
Winter boots
Women’s underwear (new only please)
Women’s winter pajamas

Send Items Directly to STH from Amazon

We are excited to announce our new Amazon Wish List! It is a meaningful and easy way for you to shop and donate items directly to STH. Simply add items from our list to your cart, and check out – it’s that easy.

“No Thank You” List

We appreciate all the support we receive from our donors, but we are unable to accept the following items for safety or storage reasons.

Used bunkbeds
Used or opened carseats
Used cribs
Used bassinets
King & California King mattresses, box springs, and rails
Sofa beds / Convertible sofas
Entertainment centers
Bookcases and shelves
Appliances over 7 years old

Exercise equipment
Pianos / Organs
Construction materials
Open paint
Tires and automotive parts
Drapes / Curtains
Unframed glass or mirrors
CDs, DVDs, & VHS tapes or players
Figurines or knick knacks
Used books