Current Needs


Food and Household Supplies:

  • Canned refried beans
  • Canned fruit in light syrup (especially peaches, pears, and applesauce)
  • Cereal  (Cheerios, Corn Chex, Rice Chex, Raisin Bran, Oatmeal, Honey Bunches of Oats)
  • Instant Mashed potatoes
  • Nutrigrain bars
  • Graham crackers, goldfish crackers, ritz crackers,
  • Microwave popcorn
  • Pasta sauce
  • Ketchup, mayonnaise (light), mustard and BBQ sauce
  • Cheese sticks or block cheese (mild cheddar or colby/jack)
  • Cookie or cake mixes
  • Frozen chicken breasts
  • Frozen lean ground beef
  • lunch meat
  • hot dogs
  • Paper towels
  • Food Storage bags quart and gallon size
  • Large kitchen garbage bags
  • Outdoor garbage bags
  • Baby wipes
  • Disinfectant wipes
  • Laundry Detergent
  • Dryer sheets
  • Dishwasher detergent
  • Shampoo and Conditioner for both boys and girls
  • Body Wash for both boys and girls


Clothing Needs:

          Austin's House partners with the Foster Kids Closet sponsored

          by CASA of Carson City for most of our clothing needs.  We

          can always use gift cards for shoes and 'hard to fit' sizes:

          Payless Shoes, Target, Walmart, Burlington, JC Penney, Kohl's


Fun Things for Kids:

          Recently released movies

          Gift cards to Starbucks, In-N-Out, McDonalds, Taco Bell, Subway

          Gift cards for movie theaters

          Fleece blanket kits (available at Jo-Ann Fabrics, WalMart and other

           fabric/craft stores