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LINC Inc Wish List

Donations of items from the LINC Wish List help support programs and social enterprises with much-needed household items, tools, equipment, furniture, and everyday necessities.

Donated items can be new or gently used.

Drop-off can be arranged by calling 910.332.1132. If you need larger items picked up, we are happy to help.

Send an item or gift card from our list of needs from one of the following retailers:

Make an in-kind donation of any of the items that LINC and MER Campus residents regularly need:

Personal Items:

  • Clothing, especially workwear, business, and business casual for men & women
  • Underwear, undershirts, socks, pajamas
  • Shoes, especially workboots
  • Hygiene items – soap, deodorant,
  • Oral hygiene items, shampoo, lotion, etc.

Residential Items:

  • Kitchen goods
  • Pots and pans
  • Casserole dishes/cookware
  • Non-perishable food
  • Plates, Bowl, Cups
  • Flatware
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Oven mitts and pads
  • Furnishings
  • Lamps
  • End/Accent Tables
  • Bedside Tables
  • Storage Containers
  • Bookshelves
  • Small Dressers
  • Household Items
  • Blankets
  • Quilts and comforters
  • Pillows
  • Clothes hangers

Urban Farm Items:

  • Lawn Care/Farm Equipment
  • Buckets
  • Work Gloves
  • Plant pots (all sizes)
  • Buckets
  • Riding Lawn mower
  • Weed wackers
  • Tiller (manual or motorized)
  • Treated and untreated wood, various sizes
  • Construction materials

Don’t take construction project waste to the dump. Contact Bill Warren, farm manager, to talk about how you can donate and save disposal fees.

Donations are tax-deductible to extent allowed by the Internal Revenue Service. LINC Inc., which is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, will provide you with a receipt for tax purposes.