Lenten drive for the homeless

From March 9 through March 24, please support the St. Francis Borgia Lenten Drive for the homeless.

Our collection will include:

  • Hygiene and grooming items (see list below)
  • Toilet paper
  • NEW underwear of all sizes for men and women (including long underwear).

Items will be distributed among the Capuchin Community Services (House of Peace) and the MacCanon Brown Homeless Sanctuary —agencies that assist the poorest of the poor in Milwaukee.

Please drop your donations off in the brown bins located in the Gathering Space of the North Church. Thank you and God bless!

Requested types of hygiene and grooming items are listed below. Small and medium sized items are preferred. Hotel/motel size toiletries are welcome.

  • Deodorant, bar soap, shampoo
  • Toothbrushes, toothpaste, dental floss
  • Wide tooth combs, African American hair products
  • Body and hand lotions, hand sanitizer
  • Adult Depends
  • Foot powder
  • Q-tips
  • Disposable razors
  • Nail clippers
  • Aftershave
  • ChapStick, sunscreen
  • Band-Aids, antiseptic cream or spray

The Lenten Drive is sponsored by the St. Francis Borgia Inner City Ministry and Substance Addiction Ministry.

View the flyer.