As we prepare to welcome home new neighbors into Community First!, there are items we need your help to provide so that when someone moves in, he or she is set up with all the essentials they need to turn a house into a home. Below are the items for which you can sign up to bring prior to a move-in. We ask that you include all items in a bundle.

Drop-off time: 
Anytime between 11am-1pm Monday-Friday. Please contact Brigette at brigette@mlf.org if you can’t deliver the basket during this window.

Drop-off Location:
Please bring your items to the Community First! Office on Lot #112 at Community First! Village, 9301 Hog Eye Rd, Austin, TX 78724

ITEMS EACH HOME NEEDS PRIOR TO RESIDENT MOVE-IN:

Cleaning Supplies:

  • Mop
  • Bucket, Broom/Dust pan
  • Bottle of Fabuloso
  • Box of Clorox Cleaning Wipes
  • 1 Bottle of all-purpose cleaner
  • Set of Sponges
  • 3 Rolls of Paper Towels
  • Bottle of Dish Soap
  • Bottle of Hand Soap
  • Laundry detergent (liquid, powder, or squares)
  • Cloth Laundry Basket
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Entertainment :

  • Board Games
  • Cards
  • Dominoes
  • Puzzle
  • Word Search
  • Crossword
  • DVD’s
  • Books
  • Adult Coloring Book
  • Coloring Pens/Pencils
  • Frisbees
  • Tower Fan
  • Other
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Kitchen Basics:

  • 3 boxes Coffee Filters (small bucket filters)
  • 1 roll of Aluminum Foil
  • 2 boxes of small Zip Lock Bags
  • 1 Box of large Zip Lock Bags
  • 1 pack of Paper/Plastic Plates
  • 1 box of Disposable Silverware
  • 1 bag of Disposable Cups
  • 1 set of Dish Towels
  • 1 set of Microwaveable Storage Containers/Tupperware
  • 2 Hot pads
  • 1 set of Cooking Utensils (spatulas, ladles, tongs, etc.)
  • 1 10-inch Skillet
  • 1 2-quart Sauce Pan
  • Knife Set
  • 1 12”x7” Cutting Board
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Non-Perishable Food:

  • Canned Soups
  • Tomato Sauce
  • Pasta
  • Microwaveable Rice
  • Beans
  • Sugar
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • Canned Tomatoes
  • Hot Sauce
  • Peanut Butter
  • Coffee
  • Seasoning/Spice
  • Olive Oil
  • Tuna
  • Mayo
  • Mustard
  • Ketchup
  • 1 Case of Bottled Water
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Perishable Food (Monday drop-offs only):

  • Bananas
  • Lunch Meat
  • Cheese
  • Apples
  • Eggs
  • Butter
  • Milk
  • Salad
  • Veggies
  • Bread
  • Chicken
  • optional: homemade cookies, potatoes, onions, salad dressing, and condiments.
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Electronics:

  • Flat Screen TV (no bigger than 32 in.)
  • DVD Player
  • Digital Antennas (“rabbit ears”; can be found at RadioShack)
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Outdoor Home Essentials:

  • Welcome Mat
  • Potted Plant
  • Wind Chimes
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