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OSDTN In-Kind Needs

Operation Stand Down Tennessee depends on the support of donors to help meet the needs of Veterans. If you are interested in supporting our mission with in-kind gifts, we need the following:

Items most needed are in bold

  • Bottled Water (Our greatest need)

  • Reading Glasses (1.0 – 4.0)

  • Sleeping Bags

  • Backpacks

  • Earbuds (with cords)

  • Kroger or Walmart Gift Cards ($10 and $25)

  • Ponchos

  • Large & X-Large T-shirts

  • Large & X-Large Underwear

  • Peanut Butter Crackers

  • Single Serving Slim Jims & Beef Jerky

  • Single Serving Nuts

  • Single Serving Chips

  • Individually Wrapped Protein & Breakfast Bars

  • Tuna & Chicken On-the-Go Packs

  • Chef Boyardee Pop-Tops

  • Boxed Macaroni and Cheese

  • Ramen

  • Canned meats (Spam, Vienna Sausage, etc.)

  • Ready Rice

Please coordinate any drives in advance by emailing With few exceptions, we do not generally accept used clothing, household items, furniture, or vehicles in need of repair. 

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