Items in Demand

MUSHROOM attempts to match services with both the seasonal and individual needs of clients. The following items are consistently in high demand:

  • Socks (new, white cotton as well as thermal)
  • Cotton underwear for men and women
  • Antiseptic hand gel
  • Hand lotion (small sizes)
  • anti-fungal creams
  • Hydrocortisone cream
  • Gloves
  • Toboggans
  • Thermal Underwear (tops & bottoms)
  • Chemical hand warmer

Monetary donations are also essential for providing more specialized needs including the purchase of cold weather sleeping bags, antibiotics, wound care items, and foot care products.