If it hurts your heart too, consider making a donation to The Road Home. You can donate money online, you can also drop off in-kind donations at:
210 South Rio Grande Street (455 West)
Salt Lake City
Some of the things they need the most are: all sizes of hats, jackets, coats, socks, (new) underwear, blankets, larger sizes of diapers, towels, pillows. There is a whole list of things they are in need of.