Shelter Wish List

Updated: 2015-12-13

Shelter Wish List
For groups and individuals who wish to donate items needed at Centre House, here is a list of needs.
Please call 237-4863 with any questions.
Quarters for laundry and/or bus fare
Gift cards to Wal-Mart or Target (for personal care items)
Gas cards
Bus tokens
Feminine hygiene products
Kitchen garbage bags
Printer Cartridges: HP Laser 125A-colors: black, magenta, cyan and/or yellow
Day planners (personal calendars)
Lined Paper
Notebooks or notepads
Coffee Makers
Alarm Clocks
Paper product supplies like toilet paper, tissues, and paper towels
Dish detergent
White security envelopes
Twin sized flat and fitted sheets
Vacuum Cleaners
Non-perishable food items
Thank you for your kind support!

how to help

(Also visit our How to Donate page)

There are many ways to help Housing Transitions and the people we serve. Here is a list of general suggestions. If you have other ideas, please contact Morgan Wasikonis, Development and Community Relations Coordinator, by calling 814-404-5141 or by e-mail at

Donate Money
Private donations, now more than ever, are essential for the continuation of our housing services.Your gift helps keep our doors open to serve Centre County residents in need.

  • Send a donation to our offices at P.O. Box 1391, State College, PA 16804 by completing and mailing the HTI Donation form - or consider contributing online.
  • You may also call Morgan Wasikonisl at 814-404-5141 to make a credit card gift over the phone or to discuss deferred gift planning.
  • Make monthly or quarterly gifts; please call to find out how.

Donate Goods
In-kind donations keep us, literally, in house and home. Check below for an up-to-date Wish List of items we need most. See our donation webpage for more information.

Donate Your Time
We have occasional volunteer opportunities. Contact us for a volunteer form or visit our donation webpage and we'll let you know when an opportunity arises that fits your skills and time available.