Drive-through Toiletries Collection

Sunday, April 25, 2021

2:00PM to 3:30PM

For at-risk men, women, and families, health and toiletry items become something of a luxury. You can help us provide a special gift by collecting some of these items for Central Union Mission to distribute to those in need.   


Please place your donations in a gift box or gift bag and bring it to our drive-through collection on Sunday, April 25, 2:00—3:30 pm.  Our goal is 300 gift bags/gift boxes.


Here is a list of suggested items for donation. (list for download/print)

  • adhesive bandages
  • cotton balls
  • cotton swabs
  • facial tissues
  • hand/body lotion
  • petroleum jelly
  • body wash 
  • hand soap
  • shampoo/conditioner 
  • deodorant
  • toothpaste/toothbrush
  • shower cap
  • brush/comb
  • nail clippers
  • note of encouragement/Scripture
  • drawing by a child

Gift cards are always welcome and wll be collected separately.


Please contact Susan O'Banion at or (202) 537-7503 with questions.