We rely on the support of our community to minister to the thousands of men, women and children who turn to us in need throughout the year. Your family, church, school or civic group can partner with us this holiday season by providing one or more of the Tubs of Love listed on this sheet.

✜ Please read through the Tubs of Love categories and choose one or more that you and your group would like to provide

✜ Contact kturley@trmonline.org or 785-354-1744 ext. 305 with any questions and to let us know which items you will be collecting.

✜ Buy a 20 to 30 gallon stackable, plastic storage tub with a lid and fill it with items from your chosen category.

✜ Please deliver your tubs to the TRM Distribution Center, 401 NW Norris, Monday, Wednesday, Friday between 8am-3pm or Saturday from 9am-1pm.

View “Tubs of Love” printable flyer.

Beauty Products Tub of Love

Shampoo, conditioner, hair gel, nail polish, emery boards, nail clippers, body spray, African-American hair products such as relaxer and pomade, hair brushes, wide-tooth combs, curling iron, flat iron

Children’s Snack Attack and Sack Lunch Tub of Love

Individual sizes of: applesauce, fruit cups, pudding regular sized boxes/bags of cereal bars, granola bars, vanilla wafers, dried fruit, 100% juice (bottles or boxes), graham crackers, animal crackers, goldfish crackers, canned fruit, frosted mini-wheats cereal. Walmart or Kroger gift cards.

Children’s Essentials Tub of Love

Infant and children’s clothing, formula, diapers, pull-ups, diaper rash ointment, baby shampoo, baby lotion, baby wash, sippy cups, baby food stages 1 & 2

Hygiene Tub of Love

Shampoo, conditioner, bath towels, washcloths, body wash, disposable razors, shave cream, body lotion, chapstick, toothpaste, deodorant, Q-tips, toothbrushes, dental floss, hairbrushes, combs, alcohol-free mouthwash, feminine hygiene products, men’s shower shoes (flip flops), denture cleaner and adhesive

Kitchen Products Tub of Love

Oven mitts, dish towels, hand towels, scrub pads, sponges, bleach, pots & pans, can openers, dish soap, dish clothes, tall kitchen & 33 gallon trash bags, zip lock storage bags – quart & gallon

Laundry Products Tub of Love

Arm & Hammer washing soda, 20 Mule Team Borax, Fels Neptha laundry soap, fabric softener, bleach, dryer sheets, stain treatment (spray or stick), laundry baskets

Medicine Chest Tub of Love

Pain reliever, over-the-counter non-alcohol adult cold and flu medication, antacid, foot powder, sinus medication, ear plugs, Neosporin, nasal spray, Breathe Right strips, Band-Aids, cough drops, A & D ointment

Winter Wear Tub of Love

Winter coats (men’s, women’s, children’s), plus size winter coats (men’s and women’s), winter hats, gloves, scarves, microfiber blankets (all sizes), sleeping bags

Socks and Undies Tub of Love

Women’s underwear (sizes 5-9), men’s boxers (S,M,L), men’s white socks, men’s underwear (28-36), women’s socks, children’s underwear (2T – 14) , children’s socks

Christmas Tub of Love (new and unwrapped)

Shirts and hoodies (all sizes), jeans (children’s, men’s, women’s), sweats (all sizes), educational gifts, books, onesies, sports team logo apparel, cologne and bath sets, check the
Christmas Needs list