The Help Center will be open for donations Monday – Saturday: 8:00am-5:00pm and Sunday: 12:00pm noon-5:00pm.

Emergency Shelter policies vary based on seasonal needs, please contact the ‘HIS Center’ staff with any questions: 402.475.1303.

Every guest of the HIS Center is provided with a bed (or cot), three meals a day, shower facilities, personal hygiene items and laundry facilities.

In-Kind Donation Receipt


We now have an AMAZON WISH LIST for easy donation. By purchasing from this list, items will be shipped directly to our shelter. We do not receive a list of purchasers, so we are unable to thank you personally or give you a receipt for taxes. THANK YOU!

Current Needs

  • Sanitizing Wipes*
  • Hand Sanitizer*
  • Face Masks*
  • Latex Gloves*
  • Cleaning Supplies*
  • Towels – Bath, Hand, Face
  • Washcloths*
  • Liquid Laundry Detergent
  • Men’s Deodorant*
  • XL Twin Sheets
  • Kleenex – regular and travel size
  • Q-Tips
  • Water*
  • Sack Lunch items: Bologna, granola bars, bottled water*
  • Kids Cough & Cold Medicine
  • Mucinex
  • Robitussin
  • Daytime Cold & Flu**
  • Ibuprofen & Infant Ibuprofen
  • Alieve
  • Melatonin
  • Cough Drops
  • Benadryl – Allergy
  • Medicated Body Powder


*Urgent Needs at the Mission and Help Center

**We do not give meds containing alcohol, i.e. NyQuil with alcohol

  • Men & Women’s Disposable Razors
  • Men’s Briefs/Boxers – All sizes, mostly Large-2X*
  • Girls Briefs – 2/3 T, 8, 16
  • Women’s Briefs – All sizes, mostly 5-14
  • Fixodent
  • Bowls (Soup, Cereal)
  • 10 & 16 oz Tumblers (Glass or Plastic)
  • Memo Pads/Tablets
  • Men’s and Women’s Hair Brushes, Combs, and Pics for African-American Hair

Items We Cannot Take

  • Antifreeze
  • Broken/damaged Toys
  • Car or Truck Fluids
  • Damaged/Incomplete printers, scanners Copiers
  • Chemicals of any kind
  • Books/Paper till further notice
  • Any Wet Items (clothing, bedding, etc.)
  • Car Parts
  • Stained/Torn Mattresses or Box Springs
  • Damaged Household Items
  • Fluorescent Light Bulbs
  • Old Style Tube T.V.
  • Tires
  • Prescription Medicine
  • Paints
  • Chemicals/pool/garden
  • Batteries
  • Styrofoam/Items
  • Stoves/Ranges/Ovens
  • Damaged Furniture
  • Sofa Sleepers
  • No Alcohol based Medication (Night Quill), & NO open cleaning supplies of any kind
  • Cleaners of any Kind (Cleaning supplies ARE accepted at the shelter, ie: Clorox wipes, disinfecting sprays, etc.)

Where to Donate

We try to make donating to us as convenient as possible.

Below are PCM’s donation location options.



This is the hub for our donations and the best place to bring your housewares, furniture, kids stuff, personal care items, non-perishable food, and clothing. We ask that non-clothing items be in usable and working order.

Drop-off Hours:






6800 P Street
Lincoln, NE 68510

Phone: 402.475.6888

27th & Superior


We have several Toss Box locations around town, for wearable and textile donations.

Please call 402-475-1303 to confirm box locations, as they occasionally change. We are always working on updating the map.

84th & Holdrege
50th & O Street
27th & Superior

56th & Old Cheney
70th & Pioneers

Russ’s Market
63rd & Havelock

Clocktower Shopping Center
70th & A

In-Kind Donation Receipt


We are no longer accepting donations at the Shelter, unless it is food, or a pre-arranged drive or donation.


110 Q Street
Lincoln, NE 68508
Phone: 402-475-1303


A drive or event is a great way to make a big impact and build community through giving to others with your friends, workplace, church or group.

Get started now!

Donate Services

From interior painters to window washers, so many people have blessed the Mission with their skills. If you or your company has a skill you want to share, contact our Volunteer Services Director, 402-475-1303.


110 Q Street
Lincoln, NE 68508
P: 402-475-1303


401 North 2nd Street
Lincoln, NE 68505
P: 402-817-0980


6800 P Street
Lincoln, NE 68510
P: 402-475-6888