Donations for Breakthrough St. Paul can be made online by clicking this link. You can also send checks to Breakthrough Ministries at:

  • P.O. Box 931, Burnsville, MN 55337


New Only:  Women’s underwear, Men’s underwear
New or Gently Used:  Boots, Shoes, women’s 6 to 10 and men’s 9 to 13, Rain ponchos, Winter coats sizes L to XXXL, Sleeping bags/blankets, Tarps, Hoodies (XL and XXL), towels, washcloths

HYGIENE KITS (estimated cost: $14)

Please place items in a one gallon plastic freezer bag:  (Travel Size): Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Q-tips, Razor, Shaving Cream, Shampoo, Body Wash, Deodorant, Lotion, Chapstick, Breath Mints, Comb, and hand-written note of encouragement. (Women’s bags: add Body Spray, Package of Tampons or Maxi Pads.)

SURVIVAL BACKPACKS (estimated cost: $100)

Please place items in a sturdy backpack: Target gift card ($10), Bible, Towel & Washcloth, Baggie of Granola Bars & Fruit Snacks, Handwritten note of encouragement


We gratefully accept fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, coffee, paper plates, plastic forks, spoons, cups and bottled water. We often meet people looking for furniture and automobiles. Call us and we will try to match your donation with the person God has in mind! 

Contact Jim Rottinger at for details about providing basic need items we provide to the homeless.