Donate to Basic Needs Services


There are three ways to make donations to Basic Needs Services: 

  • Make a Gift - click the GIVE button to make  an online financial gift to Basic Needs Services.
  • Hygiene Products - visit the center to donate full sized hygiene products. 
  • Tuffy's Career Closet - visit the center to donate gently worn professional attire.

Through the generous donations of the campus community, Basic Needs Services provides CSUF students with full sized hygiene products and gently worn professional attire. Individuals interested in donating hygiene products or professional attire can email us at to schedule an appointment or bring donations to McCarthy Hall 143 (MH-143) Monday through Friday between 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. For questions, please contact us at (657) 278-3583 or send us an email. We thank you in advance for your support.

We accept donations of the following full sized hygiene products and gently work professional clothing items:

Hygiene Products
Shampoo/Conditioner Shaving Cream
Body wash/Bar Soap Razors
Hairbrushes/Combs Toothpaste
Washcloths/Loofahs Toothbrushes
Deodorant Mouthwash
Menstrual Products Dental Floss

Gently Worn Professional Clothing Items
Dress pants Suits
Dress Shirts Blazers
Dresses Ties