Wish List

At Family Gateway, we know how important education is to break the cycle of homelessness. To help ensure our kids have all the tools needed to succeed, we’re renovating our Learning Center. Check out our Amazon Wish List if you would like to help with this project.


Donations of NEW items may be dropped off or shipped to 711 S. St. Paul St, Dallas, TX 75201.

Current Needs:

New pillows, twin sheets, and twin comforters
Bath towels, hand towels, washcloths
Feminine hygiene products – pads and tampons
Deodorant
Toothpaste and mouthwash
Shampoo and conditioner
Razors and shaving gel
Powdered laundry detergent
Diapers (all sizes except infant) and wipes
Baby food, Similac powdered formula
Baby bottles
Teething rings & gel
Baby blankets
Laundry baskets
Small trash cans with bags
Shower curtains with hooks
Canned goods
Ziploc bags (sandwich size)
Arts & craft supplies
Learning materials (flashcards), board games


Want to donate gently used items to our children and families?

We are grateful to Casa View Thrift Store and CitySquare Thrift Store for agreeing to take, clean, sort and merchandise USED items donated on behalf of Family Gateway and for allowing our families to choose from any items in their stores, whether or not they were donated by Family Gateway donors.

These partnerships will allow our clients to have full access to all of the items at Casa View Thrift Store and CitySquare Thrift Store, where they can shop with “credit” given for items donated by Family Gateway donors. Family Gateway staff will transport clients to these stores on a regular basis as needs arise. For any used donations, please drop off your items at one of the Family Gateway bins at the following locations:

Hub Food Store / Shell Fuel Station
2801 N. Fitzhugh (Northeast corner of Fitzhugh and Alcott)
Dallas, TX 75204
Donation bin is located in parking lot

Northway Christian Church
7202 W Northwest Hwy (Between Hillcrest Ave. and Boedeker Dr.)
Dallas, TX 75225
Donation bin is located in rear parking lot which can be entered
via Wentwood Dr. along the back of the church

Comerica Bank
11155 Garland Rd
Dallas, TX 75218
Donation bin is located in parking lot located on the west side of
Garland Rd. between Lockwood and Jupiter Rd.

Helen’s Beauty Supply
2203 Gus Thomasson Rd
Dallas, TX 75228
Donation bin is located along side store facing Gus Thomasson

You may also donate used items directly to:
Casa View Thrift Store
2303 Gus Thomasson Rd
Dallas, TX 75228

CitySquare Thrift Store
1213 N Washington Ave
Dallas, TX 75204

If you use a donation bin and need a tax receipt, please contact Kathy Kidwell
at kkidwell@familygateway.org or 214-823-4500 x106.