Other Material Offerings

The monastic code requires the Saṅgha to be dependent upon the lay community for all their physical needs. Besides food and other requisites, other goods and supplies are helpful for the resident community and the running of the facilities. Please see also the Food, Household & Personal Items page.

The following items would be helpful for our resident community (links are provided as examples):

  • Vacuum storage bags (jumbo size, for storing laundered bedding)
  • Mattress protectors (fitted, waterproof, twin size)
  • Pillow protectors (waterproof, standard & queen sizes)
  • Rubber boots, men’s sizes  8, 9
  • LED light bulbs, 100W+ equivalent (E26 base, 2700K or 3000K)
  • Used MP3 players (e.g. iPod, SanDisk, of any type or size)
  • Used portable CD players (e.g. Discman)
  • Used laptop computers (manufactured 2011 or later)
  • Used computer monitors (LCD, any size)

Last Updated: September 10, 2017