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Personal Donations of Food and Clothing:

Your help is needed now more than ever. Everyday we see people come to The Scott Mission for help and your donations of food and other gift-in-kind donations are greatly appreciated. Thank you for your generosity!

Drop off Hours & Location

502 Spadina Avenue,
Monday – Friday

1550 O’Connor Drive,
Monday, Wednesday to Friday
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

TIP: Please put your donations in clear bags. This helps our staff easily identify what is in the bag without having to open it for easy sorting. Please ring the bell and wait to hand the donation to staff.

Note: We cannot take furniture items. Donation pickup services are currently not available.


If you operate a business and you have items in bulk (large quantities only) you would like to share, please contact Arturo Torres our Distribution Manager at atorres@scottmission.com

Needed Items

We are accepting donations. This will greatly help families in need this winter.
We are in need of:

  • Boots/shoes
  • Coats/jackets
  • Toques/hats
  • Gloves
  • Socks (new)
  • Underwear (new)
  • Long johns (new)
  • Towels (new)
  • Sweaters/shirts
  • Pants
  • Back packs
  • Adult diapers
  • Baby diapers
  • Travel-sized toiletries (e.g. razors, shampoo, soap, toothpaste, etc.)
  • Items for newborns (e.g. baby oil, baby soap, baby soothers, etc.)
  • Only NEW pillows or blankets

Items for our Food Bank:

Canned goods:

  • Tuna
  • Pasta or tomato sauce
  • Spaghetti or pasta noodles
  • Canned vegetables
  • Canned soup
  • Cereals
  • Mac & Cheese
  • Rice
  • Powdered milk
  • Snacks bar
  • Peanut butter

Other – Baby Items:

  • Baby formula
  • Baby food
  • Baby cereal

We ask that all donations be placed in clear or light blue plastic bags for ease of sorting. Thank you so much for your compassion and generosity!