Nonprofit Needs

Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies needs action-packer like plastic totes (heavy duty with locking handles); sturdy shelving; cotton-based, twin-sized sheets; fencing for headquarters lawn; French door; water jugs; water cooler; children’s and adult rain gear; sleeping bags; washer; dryer; long metal marshmallow/hot dog roasting sticks; new screen for projecting; youth snowshoes; Tupperware; and curtains.

Contact: Melanie Dufour at 235-6746 


Homer Community Food Pantry needs any canned goods (the shelves are almost empty), including vegetables, chili, ravioli, spaghetti, fruit, tuna, salmon, any kind of meat and soups; toddler food, diapers and wipes; toiletry items, including toilet paper, toothpaste and toothbrushes, bar soap, shampoo, deodorant and laundry soap; and dog and cat food.  Items can be dropped of anytime in the barrel at the Homer United Methodist Church or on Mondays.

Contact: Food Pantry at 235-1968.


Homer Council on the Artsneeds board members, committee members and volunteers for projects.  

Contact: Gail Edgerly at 235-4288


Homer Head Start needs girls and boys sweat pants, sizes 4 and 5.

Contact: Martha Wagele at 235-4322


Hospice of Homer needs volunteers: IT person with database skills, medical equipment movers, receptionist/data base entry; and supplies: 15-gallon compressor with wheels.

Contact: Darlene Hilderbrand at 235-6899


Ninilchik Senior Center needs gently used items for “recycle” table, and raffle items such as a gun, tool chest, good art or unique furnishings. Note: We serve a fabulous hot lunch every day at noon if folks want to make an outing and drop an item off.

Contact: 567-3988


Pregnancy Care Center of Homer needs diapers sizes 1-5, baby wipes, all boys and girls clothes sizes newborn through 2T, maternity clothes all sizes, baby diaper ointment, crib sheets, baby toiletry items, baby safety items, strollers, cribs and mattress, pack and plays, diaper bags, breast pumps, baby bottles, baby books and baby thermometers.

Contact: Angela Box at 235-7899


The Homer Foundation needs a volunteer to assist with social media.

Contact: Joy Steward at 235-0541