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Give to MCHS

A great way to get involved with MCHS is donating an in-kind item or hosting a drive through your workplace, church, or school! Our Wish List of needs is constantly updated here:

Spring and summer clothing (youths between the ages of 5 – 18)

  • Shorts (cargo, denim, khaki, and mesh basketball shorts)
  • Jogger Sweatpants (both boys and men sizes)
  • Swimming trunks and beach towels
  • Slides (flip flops) 
  • Sleeveless t-shirts
  • Spring jackets

Hygiene Items

  • Body wash (Dove or other gentle, sensitive skin brand)
  • Wash cloths 
  • Shampoo and conditioner
  • Loofa scrubs
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Lotion
  • Toiletry bags 
  • Laundry bags (net or canvas with drawstring)

MCHS Detroit Office

  • Diapers
  • Powdered formula
  • Baby blankets
  • Baby bottles
  • Swaddles


  • Helmets (ages 5-18)
  • Sleeping bags
  • Reusable ice packs
  • New Halloween costumes, sizes for youths ages 5 – 18
  • Gift cards to local grocery stores, movie theaters, Dave and Busters, etc.

School Supplies 

For High School:

  • Spiral notebooks- wide ruled
  • Black/blue pens
  • 1" binders- we need about 10-12 at minimum  
  • 2 pocket folders- we need a lot of these
  • Mechanical pencils
  • Dividers

For Middle School:

  • Spiral notebooks- wide ruled
  • 2 pocket folders- we need a lot of these
  • Mechanical pencils
  • Regular pencils
  • Dividers
  • Flash drive - if they have computer class

For Elementary School:

  • 2 plastic pocket folders - we need as many of these as we can get. 
  • Pencils
  • Erasers for tops of pencils
  • Colored pencils
  • Pencil pouches

General Supplies:

  • Index cards
  • Highlighters
  • Erasers
  • Extra 2 pocket folders
  • Tri-fold and poster boards *** High need item
  • Backpacks- we need a few more for new residents for 19-20 school year
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Glue sticks


If you are interested in coordinating a drive or donating an in-kind item, contact Kathryn Woodstock at (313) 531-9969 or at

Our Partners

  • KOHP