Wish List

No donation is too small. How can you help?

What we’re able to provide at our Stand Down will depend greatly on the donations of community members like you. Please consider this a formal invitation to partake in this event. We welcome all levels of participation. Your support can come in whatever form you or your organization is most comfortable with – that may mean offering a donation, providing service information about your organization or business, volunteering, and anything in between. 

Here is a list of some of the "new" items and services we’d like to provide. We are planning to serve 200 individuals on this day. You may have other ideas of what to provide, and we welcome your feedback.   

PLEASE NOTE:  Due to COVID-19 supplies will be limited to "new" and one size fits all apparel items.  

Items Needed
  • Hygiene items - 3 in 1 body wash/  shampoo/conditioner

  • Toothpaste

  • Deodorant

  • Wet Wipes

  • Gloves/Winter Hats/Caps

  • Socks

  • Scarfs

  • Hand Warmers

  • Chapstick

  • Sunscreen

  • Wet wipes

  • Diapers

  • Pocket calendar

  • Sleeping bags

  • Sleeping mats

  • Blankets

  • Travel Pillows

  • Tents

  • Backpacks, Duffle Bags 

  • Flashlights (with batteries, please)

  • Travel Size Laundry Detergent

  • Toilet Paper

  • First Aid Kits or items - band-aids, antiseptic cream

  • Hand Sanitizer

  • PPE Masks

  • Rubber Gloves

        

Please Note:  Due to COVID-19 supplies will be limited to "new" general items and one size fits all

 apparel only.

- Thank you.

Services

Due to COVID-19 these services will not be available in 2020. 

  • Veteran services

  • Physical health services

  • Mental health services

  • Dental health services

  • Legal services

  • Housing assistance

  • Job coaching services

  • Addiction recovery services

  • Kid activities

  • Hair cuts

  • Voter registration assistance

 

We recommend that participants contact our service partners directly for these services.  

Want to Donate Items, Information or Volunteer?

If you wish to donate new items, information about your organization relevant to the event, or volunteer your time, please register below. 

 

Just click the button below and answer a few questions and we will get back to you! 

 

Thanks!

 

 

Want to make a monetary donation?

Here's how:

Online:
Visit The Athens Foundation's Donation page and follow the instructions. You may donate via PayPal or any major credit card.
Be sure to earmark your funds for the "Athens Area Stand Down."
By check:
Checks can be made out and mailed to The Athens Foundation with "Athens Area Stand Down" in the memo line. 
 
The Athens Foundation
PO Box 366
Athens, OH 45701

Athens Area Stand Down

Athens County Fair Grounds

Friday, Oct. 2, 2020

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.