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
  • Instant Rice
  • Graham crackers, goldfish crackers, ritz crackers,
  • Individually packaged cookies or chips for school lunches
  • 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
  • Frozen vegetables
  • lunch meat
  • hot dogs
  • Fresh fruit
  • Food Storage bags quart and gallon size
  • Baby wipes
  • Shampoo and Conditioner for both boys and girls
  • Hairbrushes
  • 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 For Kids:

Movie passes to Ironwood (Minden) or Galaxy (Carson) theaters

Bowling gift cards

Fast food gift cards

Arts and crafts supplies

Michaels or WalMart Gift cards

Starbucks Gift Cards for teens