Many individuals are homeless in Owensboro and our shelters are FULL!  There are many items needed daily to help make ends meet and provide care.  Here's the lists!

Crossroads Women & Childen's Emergency Shelter (270-852-6557)

  • Twin Air Mattresses
  • Bus Passes
  • Toiletry Items

You can also help Crossroads by donating $10 to the SimplyGive fund at Meijer here in Owensboro.  For every $10 you donate Meijer will match your donation for a total of $20.  This helps the shelter to purchase much needed food items throughout the year.  It is super easy to donate to SIMPLYGIVE at Meijer.

St. Benedicts (270-541-1004)

  • Cleaning Supplies
  • Razors
  • Coffee
  • Soap
  • Socks
  • Gloves
  • White Towls
  • White Twin Sheets
  • Turkeys/Hams for Holidays

Pitino Shelter (270-688-9000)

  • Coffee/Coffee Supplies
  • Hygiene Products
  • Razors
  • Socks
  • Hats
  • Gloves
  • Diapers
  • Baby Bottles/Sippy Cups
  • Twin/Full Blankets

You can also call each shelter and ask how you can help for the holidays.  Each shelter has different holiday needs.