Updated Needs List

Items large and small… and everything helps us accomplish our mission and spend funds and attention on the work! Someone will be in the office most weekdays from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm to accept deliveries. If you need arrangements for other time periods, please contact us to arrange delivery. Sorry–we cannot pick any items up. To make a financial donation, please click on the Donate button in the sidebar.

To see current volunteer needs, click here.

Office:

  • a pack n play for childcare (survivor’s babies)
  • short (3-4 shelf) bookcase, black, white or gray preferred. 

     

BHANs (Big hairy Bodacious Needs) :

  • A building (or two side by side houses, one small and one large) big enough to hold expanding staff, have room for our resource center and childcare, with a secure wing for short term  housing for newly released victims. A lovely place that shows our survivors they are valued, conveniently located near downtown Nashville, near bus route preferred. 
  • Funding for four urgently needed new staff to be able to meet increased need and referrals and to enhance the resources for healing we can offer.

Survivor Needs:

  • to complete incomplete food kits: 20 asceptic milk or juice cartons (individual size); 20 microwaveable meals and /or soup with pop tops; ten small jars peanut butter ; 10 sleeves of crackers; ten small bags or chips; ten sleeves of cookies; ten microwave popcorn bags; ten individual tuna  meal kits; 20 small boxes of raisins 
  • size medium and large winter coats – in great shape only, please, and up to date enough for a teen or young adult to want to wear it :-)  
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Deodorant
  • Word searches and other activities for someone stuck in a room for hours at a time 
  • Hair straighteners 
  • Cell phones with SIM cards
  • rescue kitsfood bags
  • Kits for new rescues: We are low on kits with size small and size large and X-large clothing items,  We need all sizes, these are just the ones we are out of. 
    We’re in good shape on food kits at the moment: thanks! These small drawstring bags are ever so much more space efficient for our limited storage area. Bags are available on Amazon or we can provide if needed.
  • Gift cards for immediate survivor needs -   Walmart, restaurants, gas, Kroger, Visa, Mastercard, Target. 

     Please note: We cannot accept  clothing donations except as specifically listed here

Sponsorships or items for :

  •  birthdays for our girls and women- it’s time to lavish them with love! : Sponsor a gift, restaurant meal, party supplies  (amounts can vary but generally about $100-$150) Donate as usual, select “Direct Aid to Victims” in category and shoot us a note at the same time, saying it is for a birthday girl (info@endslaverytn.org

    With gratitude from us and those we serve-