Items Needed

We are grateful for all support and donations, but we ask that citizens donate only the items listed below. Items must be unopened and individually packaged. If you have items you'd like to donate that are NOT listed below, such as furniture or appliances, please contact the Milwaukee Homeless Veterans Initiative to see if they accept those items. 

Our goal is to collect 250 of each of the following items.


Cash contributions are being accepted via check or cash at the reception desks of the County Executive’s and Mayor’s offices. Checks should be made out to Milwaukee Economic Development Corporation (MEDC).

Mayor's Office County Executive's Office
City Hall County Courthouse
200 East Wells, Room 201 901 N. 9th Street, Room 306
Milwaukee, WI 53202 Milwaukee, WI 53233

Online contributions are also collected via

We are also participating as a collection site for gently used sleeping bags or blankets for the Milwaukee Homeless Veterans Initiative.


If you think you have other items the Milwaukee Homeless Veterans Initiative may be able to accept, please visit their website at





Mayor Tom Barrett

(414) 286-2200 |



County Executive
 Chris Abele


(414) 278-4211 |