Great things happen when a community comes together to help those who are most vulnerable. You can make a difference by partnering with us. Be a part of helping the homeless in Kent County.

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Code Purple Kent County
1207 E Division St. 
Dover, DE 19901

As a 501c organization, all donations are tax deducible.


Donations of food, clothing, and water plus more can be dropped off at our pantry located at:

1207 E Division St. Dover, DE 19901.

Monday, Wednesday & Friday: 9am-12pm

Tuesday & Thursday: 1-3pm


Items that folks can donate:

  • Gently used or new clothing
  • Hygiene products (tooth paste, tooth brush, soap, shampoo, conditioner, lotion, feminine products, shaving supplies, floss, mouthwash, etc.)
  • Scarves
  • warming smash packs
  • Diaries
  • Pens
  • Coloring books for kids and crayons/colored pencils
  • Toys / gifts for youth
  • Frozen meals we can heat up in oven
  • Raisins in small box
  • Boots for men and women sizes for work sites
  • Flip flops
  • Flip top cans of food such as beef stew and lasagna
  • Cereal
  • Sports drinks (Gatorade)
  • Tuna in packages
  • Pulled pork in packages
  • Chicken in packages
  • Protein bars
  • Breakfast bars
  • Saltines
  • Apple sauce
  • Fruit cups
  • Pudding
  • Snack packages
  • Gas gift cards
  • Monetary donations to help with people staying at our group homes and their bills
  • Appliances (large and small)
  • Furniture for homes
  • Blankets / sheets / bedding / pillow cases
  • Sleeping bags
  • Tents – 2 person or more
  • Cots / air mattresses
  • Hotel foldable mattresses
  • PPE masks
  • Plexi glass wall dividers
  • Water bottles
  • Juice bottles or boxes
  • Ground coffee
  • Creamer
  • Sugar and splenda
  • Tuna or chicken salad
  • Coats
  • Instant food
  • Pasta salad in box
  • Scalloped potatoes
  • Stuffing
  • Potatoes
  • Rice
  • Spam
  • Peanut butter
  • Underwear, new, for men, women and children (all sizes, sm, m, l, x, xxl and 3x)
  • Bras and undergarments
  • and more!