In-house items needed:
Twin Bed Mattress Covers
Twin bed Spreads/ Comforters
Wash cloths/Bath Towels
Small kitchen appliances
Gift cards also can help with mention items above
We celebrate every resident’s birthday with a gift! Example gifts: bath robe, personal stereo, clock radio, gift cards to local businesses (Walmart, Target, Dunkin Donuts, Starbucks, Subway, McDonalds etc), jewelry/jewelry boxes, hair cullers or other birthday items for women)
Everyday needed items for DRLW:
Toiletries (deodorant, soap, shampoo, etc.)
Combs & hair Brushes
Jackets & sweaters
Totes for storage
Pads and tampons
Cosmetics and nail polish - These items can help some women feel better about their appearance, especially for job interviews.
Bus passes - They spend a lot of time trying to get around while searching for employment, looking for housing and keeping various appointments.
Gift cards- At times they have no money while seeking employment day to day and it can get pretty hungry and thirsty out there while they are being productively responsible
Please Note: All donors receive an acknowledgment that includes a confirmation
of their donation for their tax records through email, please assure accurate email address.
Please consider our monthly support Donations:
$25 $50 $100 $500 $0ther (inquire with link below)
Your generosity helps sponsor women of DRLW to ensure the ongoing sustainability of our organization, so that we can be here for the women of tomorrow, next year, and long into the future.
Donate by Mail:
332 S. Michigan Ave
Chicago IL 60604
(gift cards and bus cards are critical
for are women please consider when
donanting through mail)
Cultural & Activity Events:
Event outings provide a special treat and an opportunity to build community and reduce isolation among the women of DRLW. Groups can range from 6-15 women, with children being occasional participants. Example events: tickets to the movies, theatre, or concerts, restaurant gift certificates, tickets to sporting events, museum passes, and organized events for small groups (bowling, skating).
Donate A Vehicle:
Did you know that you'll help DRLW with
supportive services for women who need outside program transportation?
You can donate a Van and receive a tax deduction for your donation, and you’ll also provide much-needed support to DRLW as we strive to curve the existence of homelessness among women.
Darkim Responsible Living for Women thank you for your support!