Crisis Line 1-800-477-0466
24 Hours (507) 625-3966
Shelter (507) 625-3966
Business (507) 625-8688

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Wish List

Ways To Give



                                              
Donate online through CADA's Amazon Wish List! Our Amazon wish list makes it possible to donate in-kind goods from the comfort of your own home! 



CADA is a member of AmazonSmile! 

When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same selection and shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to CADA!  Simply visit smile.amazon.com to select Committee Against Domestic Abuse, Inc.
for your charitable organization before you begin shopping.


We are only accepting in-kind donations that have been pre-approved. This is to ensure the safety of the staff and clients, and to give staff a chance to make sure we have storage space to store your donation.  Please call Leticia at 507-625-8688 ext. 100 or email at Leticias@cadaMN.org  if you have any questions, or to have your donation preapproved.  Donations are accepted by appointment between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. 

Items we are currently NOT accepting:

  • Clothing that is not listed on the above wish list
  • Used car seats
  • Electronics
  • Computers
  • Stuffed animals
  • VHS movies
  • Romance novels or encyclopedias
  • Trial size soaps and shampoos
  • Children's Books 
  • Quilts/blankets
  • Winter Hats or mittens

Items we are Currently in Need of:

Transitional Services

  • Pick-up Truck in good condition (ours is on the fritz, as it is routinely used to help women transition into their own housing).

High-Priority Items

  • Walmart gift cards
  • Kwik Trip gas cards
  • Bus passes & tokens
  • Cab vouchers
  • Pre-paid minute cards for Cell Phone

Food Pantry

  • Dried Food
  • Canned Foods (with tab to open)
  • Peanut butter
  • Pasta & Sauce
  • Non-perishable microwave meals (for emergency hotel stays)

Support Group 

  • Stress balls or other tactile items
  • Chocolate candy 
  • Meditation CDs
  • Colored Pencils
  • Small adult coloring books (note pad sizes)
  • Small handbags or cinch bags to hold items

Summer Time Fun

  • Beach towels
  • Flip flops for boys and girls 0-18
  • Swim diapers—all sizes
  • Sunscreen
  • Swimsuits for kids & adults

Good Night, Sleep Tight

  • Robes & Slippers
  • Pillows (new)
  • Twin size sheets
  • Nightlights
  • Pull ups for older children
  • Fans & White noise machines
  • Pajamas for women & children

Baby On Board

  • Baby wipes
  • Size 5 diapers
  • Baby shampoo
  • Baby lotion'
  • New convertible car seats
  • New high back booster car seats

Hygiene Needs

  • Cotton balls
  • Q-Tips
  • Hair brushes
  • Hairspray (full-size)
  • Hair grease
  • Lotion (full-size)
  • Maxi Pads
  • Powdered laundry detergent

Home Sweet Home

  • Beds (smoke & pet free and must include mattress, box spring and bed frame-Pictures required
  • Toddler beds
  • Couches (smoke & pet free)
  • Dining room table/chairs
  • Pots & pans
  • Dish sets
  • Flat screen TVs & DVD players
  • Vacuum cleaners
  • Trash cans
  • Brooms & mops
  • Lamps
  • Home décor
  • Shower curtains

Create

  • Colored Pencils

Clothing

  • Underwear for women (smaller sizes)
  • Black Leggings (all sizes)

Bath Time!

  • Bath Towels
  • Body wash (full-size)
  • Shampoo & Conditioner (full-size)
  • Shaving gel/cream (full-size)

 

CADA Victim Services Offices

  • Blue Earth County - 507-625-8688
  • Brown County - 507-233-6663
  • Faribault County - 507-526-5275
  • Le Sueur County - 507-934-5583
  • Nicollet County - 507-934-5583
  • Sibley County - 507-233-6666
  • Waseca County - 507-835-7828
  • Watonwan County - 507-375-3040

    CADA's office hours are typically 
    8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through
    Friday. Occasionally an advocate
    may not be available during these 
    office hours. You may want to call
    ahead to confirm or schedule an
    appointment.