Ways to Donate


Online Donation 

You can make an online donation via credit card (with secure online transmission) to The SPOT via the Washington University website. Click on the box below.

Go to the Credit Card Gift page
(Online Gift Form)

  • "The SPOT" will be auto populated into the "Other Designation" field

Donation by Check

You can make a check payable to:

The SPOT / Washington University
please include this form

Mail your check to:

4169 Laclede Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63108


Donation of Hygiene, Clothing, & Food Items

  Click here to view our Amazon wish list and have items shipped directly to us.

 We will gladly accept:

Hygiene items:

  • Body wash
  • Toothpaste (travel size)
  • Deodorant - solid stick
  • Sanitary pads
  • Face cloths
  • Chapstick or Vaseline


  • Winter hats & gloves - adult sizes
  • Bras (variety of sizes, sports bras & larger sizes are preferred)
  • New underwear - adult sizes
  • Socks - adult sizes
  • Tank tops - adult sizes
  • White tshirts - adult sizes
  • Black work pants  - adult sizes
  • Black non-slip shoes - adult sizes


  • Non-perishable snacks (i.e., granola bars, cereal)
  • Water bottles


  • Metro bus tickets
  • Metro bus passes (weekly & monthly)
  • Wal-Mart gift cards
  • Fast food gift cards (Jack in the Box, Subway, McDonald's)

We greatly appreciate any and all forms of support.