Ruth's House


Donate Supplies

Unloading paper supplies from vanWhen you donate goods and supplies to Ruth’s House, you help make sure our residents have the essential items they need while they are with us. With your help, Ruth’s House provides the necessities for these women and families, ensuring they can focus on making a new start in life.

Ruth’s House is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization as well as a registered Minnesota charity, and your donation is 100% tax-deductible.

Donate Supplies, Furnishings and More

To donate cleaning supplies, basic necessities, diapers or other items, please first check our current Needs List, which we update frequently.
Needs List

Items on this list may be dropped off at our shelter in Faribault (call 507-332-2236 for directions) Donation day is Tuesday 4:00 – 6:00.  Please note, we are able to only accept items listed on the current needs list. Questions? Please contact Sandy, at 507-334-5043 or

If you would like to offer other items please check our Donation Policy, which lists items we accept as well as those we cannot accept.
Ruth’s House Donations Policy

Amazon Wishlist

It’s also easy to shop from our Amazon wish list and have items shipped right to Ruth’s House.

Target Registry

You can find addition items on our Target Registry.

AmazonSmile Foundation

Did you know you can raise money for Ruth’s House each time you make an Amazon purchase? The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible purchases. It’s also easy to shop from our Amazon wish list.