Catholic Worker House Needs (updated April 12, 2021):
Catholic Worker House Needs
Special request: Walking cane
Chips and other snacks
Toiletries: Deodorant, soap, razors, lotion, shampoo, conditioner, body wash
(especially small bottles)
Paper towels and toilet paper
Men’s and women’s underwear and walking shoes
Murphy’s Oil Soap for wood floors
Note: We now welcome volunteers who are fully vaccinated!
You have two drop-off options:
- Gelhaus-Pokorny home (address in member directory): Martha and Kevin make a weekly Saturday afternoon delivery to CWH. Drop off items by noon on Saturdays. Call or text them to make sure we are home. Kevin – 515-205-5513, Martha 515-210-7313.
- Directly to CW House: Go to the back door of the Dingman House, 1310 7th St. (Use alley off Indiana Ave., one block north of University Ave. behind the house. Take 9th St. north of University Ave. a half block to Indiana Ave. Go east past 8th St. to alley. Open Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Sunday, 3:00-6:30 p.m.; Saturday, 12:00-2:00 p.m.)
For more info and delivery contact at the Catholic Worker:
Frank Cordaro <firstname.lastname@example.org> 515 490 2490
Jenny Rodrigues Santos <email@example.com> 781 985 4068
Austin Cook <firstname.lastname@example.org> 515 9718721
Monetary contributions can be sent to Des Moines Catholic Worker, P.O. Box 4551, Des Moines, 50305.
Thanks to all who can make contributions.