Donations of cash and goods are always needed.  Donors may:

  • Give items
  • Purchase these items through AmazonSmiles program for a double blessing to our families.
  • Specify what needs they would like to meet
  • Mention what program they want to support
  • Make a monetary donation to the Friends of the Homeless of the South Shore.


To make a cash donation to Friends of the Homeless of the South Shore, you may:

         Click this icon to donate:
         Call: 781-340-1604
         Mail to: PO Box 202, N. Weymouth, MA 02191


Purchase these items through AmazonSmiles program for a double blessing to our families. Recurring material needs for our Shelters are:

Kitchen Needs Bathroom Needs
  • Kitchen Towels
  • Sets of Dishes
  • Glass/Cup sets
  • Sets of Flatware
  • Pots and Pans
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Small Kitchen Appliances
  • Paper Towels
  • Large Rubbermaid Tubs for storage purposes
  • Toilet Paper
  • Shower Curtains
  • Shower Curtain Liners
  • Towels
Bedroom Needs Living Area Needs
  • Pillows
  • Pillow Cases
  • Twin Sheets
  • Twin Size Blankets
  • Twin Mattress Covers
  • Curtains
  • Scatter Rugs
  • Curtains
  • Small Area Rugs
  • Tasteful Art

Please note: Because we always strive to add dignity to our guests, we respectfully request that items be in “like-new” condition.

The NSCC Food Pantry accepts donations of food.  Most valuable items are:

  • High protein foods:
    Canned: tuna, spam, ham, stew, chili, boston baked beans
  • Jarred foods:
    Peanut butter, jelly/jam, tomato sauce, cooking oil, salsa
  • Easy to cook non-perishables:
    Canned vegetables, canned fruit, boxed macaroni n’ cheese, soup, jars of baby food, pasta, rice, dried beans, tea, coffee, Bisquick or pancake mix, pancake syrup, instant oatmeal, cereal, etc.
  • Personal Care Items:
    Deodorant, disposable razors, saving cream, soap, shampoo, conditioner
  • Baby Items:
    Baby diapers, baby wipes, disposable wash clothes, jars of baby food
  • Paper goods:
    Paper towels, toilet tissue, paper napkins, coffee filters