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Items Needed - Calgary

The Mustard Seed gratefully accepts gift-in-kind donations of food, clothing and hygiene items at any of our Calgary locations. Unfortunately, we are not able to provide pick-up service, but donations can be dropped off at the following locations:

The Mustard Seed Downtown
102 11 Ave SE
Hours: Seven days a week, 7am-7pm

The Mustard Seed Shelter
7025 44 St SE
Hours: Seven days a week, 7am-9pm

The Mustard Seed Resource Sorting Centre
Bay 27, 4216-54 Ave SE
Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Basic Services Program


  • Transit bus tickets
  • Deodorant (mostly men's)
  • Good quality razors
  • Men's jeans/jogging pants
  • Travel-size shampoo
  • Men's and women's underwear (brand new only please)
  • Toothbrushes
  • Towels
  • Socks


  • Clothes for men and women (clean and gently used)
  • Footwear (clean and gently used)
  • Backpacks
  • Blankets
  • Travel-size conditioner
  • Travel-size body wash/soap
  • Travel-size shaving gel
  • Travel-sized lotion
  • Q-tips
  • Travel-size Kleenex
  • Earplugs
  • Nail care items
  • Travel-size toothpaste
  • Tampons/sanitation pads

Employment Services Program

  • Work boots (Men's sizes 10-12) Learn more
  • Construction work pants - ex. Carhartts, Dickies, etc. (Men's and Women's waist size 30 – 38)
  • Safety glasses

Please note: Due to space constraints resulting from the construction of our 224-unit affordable housing building, The Mustard Seed can no longer accept donations of furniture and household items.



*Please note that the demand for our services have increased in recent months and we rely more than ever on your donations to provide the basic needs for our guests. Every month The Resource Sorting Centre continues to distribute approximately:

  • 1000 Toothbrushes
  • 2000 Disposable Razors
  • 500 Men's Deodorant
  • 200 pairs of Men's Brand New Underwear

If you, a group, or an organization would like to provide a regular supply of these items listed above please contact 403-269-1319 today!


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