Harmony House is a shelter for survivors of domestic violence in Springfield, MO. A list of current needs is occasionally updated and accessible here, but I also emailed their team and was told that children’s socks are always needed, and hats, scarves and gloves are welcome in the winter.
Project Night Night is a charity that collects blankets for homeless babies and children, in addition to other items listed here. They have drop-off locations in Ohio, California and Michigan but distribute in other areas as well.
The Crisis Center Alternative House is a shelter for youth ages 10-18. Their current wishlist is on this page, but it’s not frequently updated, so you may need to call ahead to confirm their current needs. 10 more words
Compassionate Creations accepts scarves, lapghans and wristbands from knitters whose lives have been affected in one way or another by domestic violence or sexual assault. They distribute these goods to rape crisis centers throughout Massachusetts. 16 more words