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 supplies, furnishings, appliances or other items, please first check our current Needs List, which we update frequently.
Needs List

Items on this list can be dropped off at our shelter in Faribault (call 507-332-2236 for directions) Tuesdays from 1-4 p.m and Saturdays from noon–2 p.m. If you need to make other arrangements contact our Donations Coordinator, Sandy, at 507-581-1374 or

If you would like to offer other items please check our our Donation Policy,
Ruth’s House Donations Policy
which lists items we accept as well as those we cannot accept. If you have items on this list that you wish to donate contact our Donations Coordinator, Sandy, at 507-581-1374 or to have your donation items approved before dropping them off.

Amazon Wishlist

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

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.