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dsc_0347Stock an Apartment

By early 2017, 12 newly constructed apartments will be completed taking the total number of homeless families we can serve up to 30. Each time a new family moves in, the apartment must be stocked with essential items. The list below outlines the essentials needed for each apartment.

Donate all the items needed for one room or outfit an entire apartment! Great opportunity for a group!

When families graduate from our program, they take all these items with them to their new home. This makes “stocking our shelves” a recurring need!

Donations are accepted on TUES, WED, and THURS from 9 am & 3:00 pm at the Community Center located at 3402 Fox Street, Duluth Ga 30096.

Rainbow Village has 2 and 3 bedroom apartments, typically housing a family of 4 & 5.


  • NEW Twin size Bed in a Bag Sets
  • NEW XL Twin Size Sheets
  • NEW Standard size pillows
  • New Twin Size blankets
  • Donation to purchase New Twin Mattress/Box springs/Rails ($150)
  • Closet Storage Organizers
  • Plastic Stackable Drawers
  • Clothing Hangers (new in original packaging)
  • Small table lamps


  • NEW Bath Towels and wash cloths
  • NEW Shower curtains & liners
  • Shower Curtain Rings
  • Bath Mats
  • Small trash baskets
  • Toiletries (FULL SIZE ONLY) bar soap, body wash, mouthwash, dental floss, body lotion, men’s & women’s razors (must be in original packaging) hand soap, shampoo, conditioner, & African-American hair care products.
  • Toilet Paper & tissues


  • Pots and Pans
  • Dishware Sets
  • Silverware Sets
  • Drinking Glasses
  • Bakeware Sets
  • Toddler/Baby Plates, Silverware, and Sippy Cups
  • Crockpots
  • Coffee Makers
  • 13 Gallon Trash Cans
  • Trash bags (13 gallon)
  • Ziploc Bags
  • Alluminum Foil
  • Tupperware

Cleaning Supplies:

  • Mops & Buckets
  • Brooms & Dust Pans
  • Stick Vacuums for Hardwood Floors
  • Cleaning products: All-purpose cleaners, Clorox wipes, dish soap, bleach, etc.
  • Paper Towels
  • Dish Washer Detergent/Pods
  • Laundry Detergent/High Efficiency only


  • Baby Proofing Items: outlet covers, drawer/cabinet locks, etc.
  • Night Lights
  • Flash Lights
  • First Aid Kits
  • 18 gallon storage bins
  • Vinyl Gloves
  • Jumper Cables
  • Flash Drives
  • Accordion File Folders

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    Connectivity Wireless Solutions helps us swing into Spring!

    Our Spring grounds spruce up just got a big boost from new Rainbow Village partner Connectivity Wireless Solutions!
    Our families always enjoy being outside during the warm months and we are sure this new swing installed by the Connectivity Wireless Solutions crew will be a favorite gathering spot for all ages.
    Rainbow Village Corporate Partners are vital to our continuing success in breaking the cycle of family homelessness, poverty and domestic violence.
    To find out how your company can be a Rainbow Village partner, contact Community Engagement Director Michelle Alcorn at 770-497-1888 or email Michelle at malcorn@rainbowvillage.org.
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