Thank you for your interest in helping our UMCOR Bucket Build.  Below is a list of materials that we need for the buckets.  Once you have purchased the items, please drop them off at St. Paul's.  We will assemble the buckets as supplies demand.  Watch our Facebook page and our website for information on building dates.

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Cleaning Bucket Materials


5-gallon bucket with resealable lid
     Buckets from fast-food restaurants or bakeries can be used if washed and cleaned
     Do not use buckets that have stored chemicals such as paint or pool cleaner
     Advertisements on the outside are acceptable
Liquid laundry detergent
     One 50-oz. or two 25-oz. bottle(s) only
Liquid household cleaner
     12‐16 oz. liquid cleaner that can be mixed with water
     No spray cleaners
Dish soap
     16‐28 oz. bottle any brand
1 can air freshener
     Aerosol or pump
1 insect repellant spray
     6‐14 oz. aerosol or spray pump with protective cover
1 scrub brush
     Plastic or wooden handle
18 cleaning wipes
     Handi Wipes or reusable wipes
     No terry cleaning towels
 7 sponges
     No cellulose sponges due to mold issues
5 scouring pads
     No stainless steel, Brillo pads, or SOS pads (nothing with soap built in)
50 clothespins
Clothesline
     One 100-ft. or two 50-ft. lines
     Cotton or plastic
24-roll heavy-duty trash bags
     33‐ to 45-gallon sizes, contractor / yard bags (Black trash bags)
5 dust masks
2 pairs kitchen dishwashing gloves
     Should be durable enough for multiple uses
1 pair work gloves
     Cotton with leather palm or all leather

****** Most items are available for purchase in larger quantities from stores such as Home Depot, Lowes, Costco, BJ's, etc..  These larger quantity items can be purchased and split among multiple buckets. 

PLEASE ONLY BUY THESE SPECIFIC ITEMS.  WE CAN'T USE OTHER ITEMS IN THE BUCKETS OTHER THAN THOSE LISTED.

DROPOFF AT ST. PAUL'S, WITH OUR FRIENDS AT WISH UPON A JAR IN PT. PLEASANT, OR AT THE BAY HEAD FIRE DEPARTMENT.