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Planned Giving

Include The Kitchen, Inc. in your planned giving. Contact Kippie Kutz, Director of Major Gifts for more information.

Donation Center

Most donations are accepted at the Donation Center located at 730 N Glenstone Ave. To schedule an appointment or pick up, please call (417) 225-7420.

Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 am to 1:00 pm. Donations made after 1:00 pm are by appointment only.

Rare Breed Youth Outreach Center

New and gently used clothing for children, teens, and young adults, food, and other items for teens and young adults are accepted at the Rare Breed Youth Outreach Center located at 301 N. Main Ave.

Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 am and 5:00 pm

Household Items

  • Furniture
  • Kitchen Towels/Cloths
  • Silverware
  • Dishes
  • Glasses/Cups
  • Can Openers
  • Pots and Pans
  • Cookware
  • Utensils
  • Laundry Baskets
  • Trash Bags (13 Gallon)
  • Waste Baskets

Bed and Bath Items

  • Bed Frames
  • Mattresses
  • Sheets and Pillow Cases
  • Blankets
  • Pillows
  • Bath Towels
  • Wash Cloths
  • Shower Curtains
  • Shower Rods and Rings

Infant Care Items

  • Diapers
  • Baby Wipes
  • Formula
  • Baby Food

Cleaning Items 

  • All-Purpose Cleaner
  • Disinfectant Wipes
  • Brooms
  • Mops
  • Paper Towels
  • Dish Soap
  • Laundry Detergent

Food Items 

  • Canned Goods
  • Non-Perishables
  • Pasta
  • Peanut Butter
  • Crackers
  • Soup

Toiletries and Household Items 

  • Toilet Paper
  • Feminine Products
  • Deodorant
  • Shampoo
  • Body Soap
  • Hand Soap
  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrushes
  • Combs (new)
  • Brushes (new)
  • Disposable Razors