Donation Wish List

Your support allows APC to provide safe and affordable housing to formerly homeless families and the supportive services needed to lead healthy and stable lives. With your support we can continue to help formerly homeless families to flourish in these difficult economic times.

To make a donation, please click here.

If you would like to make an in-kind donation, please look at our programs’ wish lists to learn which items can help them to provide the highest quality services possible to our residents. Please contact our Development & Donations Coordinator LeAndrea Johnson at 510-898-7813 to make an in-kind donation from any of our wish lists or to donate something you think may be beneficial for the APC community. List updated – January 2019

Adult Services


Shampoo (for babies, too)


Laundry soap


Baby blankets


Twin sheet sets

Welcome baskets*

Laundry baskets

Laundry detergent

Bath towels

Non-toxic household cleaning supplies

Kitchen towels

Basic kitchen cooking utensils

Gift cards to baby, home and clothing stores

*New and unused items only, please.

Ploughshares Nursery

Cell packs

Wood studs, beams and posts

Polygal, clear or transparent

Used palettes (exterior or interior siding)

Salvaged wood (palettes, barnwood, railroad ties or otherwise)

Corrugated metal, currently spec’ing AEPSpan (roof system)

Corrugated heavy duty plastic

Large refrigerator (seed storage – commercial preferred)


Heavy duty wire mesh stands

Industrial metal grates

White or light colored gravel

Rain catchment barrels/cisterns

Stone or concrete pavers

Brick (no less than 25sf)

Solar panels (approx 15-20 panels)

Cat Food

Fund Development

Education & Teen Center

Gift Certificates

Pens, pencils, markers

Headphones (headband style)


Paint brushes

Arts and crafts supplies

Non perishable snacks (granola bars, fruit pouches, etc…)

Decorative pencils and erasers

Small toys

Folders with pictures or designs

Decorative 3-ring binders

3-Subject Spiral Notebooks



Hose coupler-connectors

Hand hoes

Sturdy pitchforks with handles

Wheel barrows

Knives, scissors, pruners

Hand soap

Dry erase markers and erasers


Harvest crates/ baskets

Cardboard produce boxes