Thank you for thinking of COTS for your items

At COTS, we are committed to helping our families, veterans, and adults to rebuild their lives. Out of respect for clients’ dignity and self-worth, we request that all donated items be in good to excellent condition.

If you wish to speak to someone about donating an item listed, please call (707) 765-6530.

Please note: We are currently only able to accept items listed below. All donations are tax deductible.  Donated items which are not needed may be exchanged or donated.


  • Gently used towels
  • Toiletries
  • Gift Cards: Gas, groceries, Target, Payless Shoes, haircuts, etc
  • Trac Phones and minutes
  • Feminine products
  • NEW socks and underwear


  • Canned items (veggies, fruit, soups, beans)
  • Dried goods (pasta, cereals, rice)
  • Condiments
  • Jarred items (pasta sauce, peanut butter, applesauce)
  • Salad dressings
  • Dried spices
  • Pot Holders (thick)
  • Dish Scrubbers