You can help Tent City 3

Monday, June 22, 2015

Tent City 3 has moved to the St. Dunstan’s Episcopal Church campus. If you would like to drop off donations, turn at the Interurban Trail traffic light on 145th and drive down to the church back parking lot. There is always someone there to greet you!

St. Dunstan’s Church, 722 N 145th Street, Shoreline, WA 98133, 206-363-4319

Map to St. Dunstan's and Tent City 3

Here is the wish list!

  • Funding for bus tickets*
  • Funding for portapotties
  • Funding for dumpster service
Tarps(without leaks, please)(all varieties)(preferred: 16x20, 20x24, 20x30, 24x36; all sizes useful)

Duct Tape, Gorilla Tape

Plywood (3/8"+) & pallets**

Nails (3" box nails, 1 1/2" roofing nails

33-gallon trash bags (or larger)

Twine (braided poly cord), Rope (1/2" or thinner), Bungee cords

Hotties (hand & foot warmers)

Zipties (8"-14" preferred)

Totes with lids
Paper products (plates, cups, towels, tissue, etc.)

Plasticware (spoons, forks, knives)

Milk, juice, pop

Ziplock bags

Plastic Ratproof containers (4-quart to 35-gallon size

Hand sanitizer or soap

Canned or microwaveable food
(single portion size best)

Coffee, tea, sugar, creamer

Spices: Taco, salt & pepper, etc.



Composition notebooks (spirals also useful)

Copy paper

Standard Stapler Staples

Ink & Toner Cartridges (laser & inkjet printer/copiers).  Call us (399-0412) for model numbers.

Carbon paper

Pens, pencils, permanent markers

Page protectors

Large"frame" tents# - portable carports, wall tents, et cetera

Blankets & sleeping bags

Tents (8x8, 10x12)

Sleeping pads & air mattresses


Headlamps, Flashlights, Battery Operated Laterns (No open flame in camp)

Hygiene products (soap, toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, shaving gel, razors, etc.)

Pain and cold relief

Feminine products

Vitamins, nutrients, multivitamins

First Aid Supplies (limited need)

Foot Powder

Shower Towels


Clean usable clothing (75% of our campers are men), our men and women are of all sizes.

Socks, shoes

Winter wear (gloves, hats, coats, sweaters, thermal underwear, etc.)



Milk Crates

Duffel Bags/Backpacks
Craft Supplies
Dog and Cat food...small dogs to large.

Tent City 3 at St. Dunstan's

Tent City 3 shelters up to 100 regular residents. Our ability to cook is limited (we have a coffeepot and a microwave), and hot meals are always welcome. We have no refrigerator, but we have several large coolers.

To schedule hot meals, contact Bill Bear at Greater Seattle Cares - 206-496-3116 


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