How To Make a Donation

Individual donations are critical in helping us fulfill our mission of serving people in need. We are excellent stewards of the money we receive; we keep our overhead low to ensure that as much money as possible is dedicated to programming and the people we serve.

Send a donation to

The Damiano Center
206 West 4th Street
Duluth, MN 55806

Donate securely online

Thank you for your support!

In-kind Donations

All the items we distribute through our clothing and social services programs are donated from community members. Items in need include:

  • Clothes (all types) & shoes
  • Household goods & linens
  • Winter wear (coats, hats, mittens etc.)
  • Small Appliances (toasters, coffee pots etc.)
  • Personal hygiene products and household cleaning products (for our Community Services program)
  • Please be sure that items are clean and in good condition.

We are not able to accept large appliances (washers, dryers, microwaves, etc.), furniture (chairs, sofas, tables, desks, beds, mattresses, & sleepers) or electronics (computers, etc.).

Yes, your donation of clothing or other items are tax deductible. Please ask us for a receipt. We are not able to place a value on the goods that you have donated, or provide you with an itemized list of your donation. To determine the value of your donation we suggest you check out the free resource It’s Deductible Online. (

Drop Off Times

  • Monday 9am – 3pm
  • Tuesday 9am – 3pm
  • Wednesday 9am – 3pm
  • Friday 9am – 3pm
  • Saturday 10 am – 2pm

Drop Off Location

206 West Fourth Street, Duluth, Minnesota
Room 212

Please bring donations to the parking lot--access (including an elevator) is much easier from that side of the building.
If you have a larger donation, please call 722-5247 to schedule a time so we can help you unload.