This is a great way to re-purpose many of our community’s resources!
Life Centers accept in-kind donations of food, clothing, and small household items in addition to financial contributions.
In-kind donation area is located on east side of the Loveland Life Center, items are distributed to Loveland and Berthoud
Donation area hours: Monday through Thursday 9am – 4pm
First Thursday of each month 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Berthoud residents made donate food directly to the Berthoud Life Center during hours of operation
Berthoud donation hours: Tuesday 9am-2:30pm
Here’s a quick list of the most used items:
Essential Food Items: canned vegetables, canned or dry beans, canned fruit, soup, tuna/salmon, peanut butter, rice, pasta, cereal, mac & cheese, and ramen/instant soup
Eat-and-go foods: small bottles of juice & other drinks, granola bars, power bars, pudding cups, and individual fruit snacks, and individual serving size cereal
Adult Clothing: please donate clean clothing: adult’s work and casual, shoes and accessories
Children’s clothing: clothing and shoes for children are always a need- pajamas, socks and underwear, and shoes (snow boots are needed in winter)
Toiletries: shampoo, conditioner, lotion, toilet paper, toothpaste, toothbrushes, deodorants, soap, kleenex, razors, feminine products, denture products, and bandaids
Baby items such as: diapers (especially larger sizes) and pull-ups/training pants, wipes, food & formula (especially milk-based formulas such as Enfamil), and baby shampoo
Educational items: books and games
Note: We cannot distribute home canned or homemade foods. Funds may be used where best needed.
Occasionally the clothing area becomes to full to accept clothing contributions. When this happens a sign will be posted.
Thank you very much for your generosity. Please call us with any questions at (970) 667-4939 or e-mail: Erin, HNS Food Program Manager firstname.lastname@example.org and Alma, HNS Clothing Program Manager email@example.com, Jinger, Berthoud Manager firstname.lastname@example.org