Donate items

We accept all in-kind donations at our office at 314 Booth Street, donations are stored centrally and distributed to all Cornerstone locations, including our emergency shelter. We appreciate your support and are very grateful that you have taken the time to donate to us.

If you have items to donate or have any questions please contact our Resource Development Team at or by calling us at Tel: 613-254-6584, Ext. 521 to book a donation drop-off appointment. Your generosity makes women’s lives better!

We only take items on our list and need to schedule all drop-offs. Please note we do not accept any clothing, furniture, or children's items.

Thank you so much for donating to a woman or gender-diverse person in need of items. You give us hope! We greatly appreciate your support.

Urgent Needs

Holiday Gift Program

With the holidays fast approaching, you can help us put together a holiday gift for every one of our residents across our supportive housing, outreach and emergency shelter programs.

This Holiday Season we are asking for gifts that include:

  • Chocolate or Candy
  • A Holiday Card
  • $10 Gift Card*
  • PJs size S-4XL

*PC, Tim Hortons, Dollarama, McDonalds, Giant Tiger, or Walmart

Please contact us or call us at 613-254-6584 ext. 521 to schedule a drop-off date.

Holiday gifts will be accepted between November 1st and December 15th.

Please note, if we do have extra gift baskets we will connect with our sister organizations and share your love and support with them. We hope this is okay, if it is not, please let us know.

Thank you so much for bringing joy to a resident at Cornerstone this holiday season!

Food donations

We are currently looking for the following holiday food items:

  • frozen turkeys
  • ham
  • Christmas treats for baking
  • chocolates

For other food donation inquiries, please contact us at Please note that due to COVID-19 we are only accepting food prepared in a commercial-grade kitchen.

Items we do not accept

Please note we only serve adult women, and due to limited capacity and storage we do not accept the following items.

  • Used clothing
  • Used footwear
  • Furniture
  • Children’s items
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