What we are in need of

(We only use small and medium sized items.)

Urgently needed items:

POLYFILL
COTTON AND FLANNEL FABRIC

BATTING
Postage Stamps
Plastic Canvas
Artificial flowers
Coffee Filters (Domestix brand #4 Fits most #4 cone drip coffee makers)
Fabric
Glue Sticks
Men’s socks
Pizza Boxes
Plastic Lids (any size)
Polyfil
Quilt Batting
Coloring books
Fun books
Crayons
Pencils
Pens
Stuffed (also slightly used) toys
Puzzles (also slightly used)
Slippers
Combs
Toothpaste
Toothbrushes
Writing tablets
Ivory Soap
Pot holders
Coffee mugs (can be slightly used)
Adult Socks
Small baskets
Small pictures
Tote bags
Purses, etc.
Yarn
Wrapped candies

VOLUNTEERS ALSO NEEDED:

Crafters               Sewers
Clerical                Assistant Project Coordinator
Gift Wrapper        CPA
Event Planner
You may work on-site, or at home. Contact us for information
Or find us on GET CONNECTED (www.getconnectederie.org) for descriptions of needs.

General items

for Children’s Sunshine Boxes:

These gift items are packaged in a 2-gallon baggie:
Coloring books
Fun books
Crayons
Children’s reading books
Pencils
Pens
Tablets
Socks
Mittens
Hats
Scarves
Slippers
Stuffed (also slightly  used)

toys
Dolls
Puzzles (also slightly used)
Games
Rulers
Combs
Children’s jewelry/purses
Cars and trucks
Any toy that will fit into the kleenex boxes (large, rectangular, open at top)

NURSING HOME GIFTS:

Lap robes
Slippers
Combs
Toothpaste
Toothbrushes
Hand lotion
Bath powder
Deodorant
Soap
Toilet articles
Writing tablets
Pens/Pencils

RELIGIOUS ARTICLES:

Rosaries
Plastic canvas crosses
Religious booklets/prayer cards

FOOD:

Non-perishable cans or boxes

for Family Sunshine Boxes:

Dish towels
Wash cloths
Dish cloths
Kleenex
Ivory Soap
Dish Detergent
Pot holders
Coffee Mugs (also slightly used)
Canisters
Adult Socks
Men’s handkerchiefs
Small baskets
Small pictures
Tote bags
Purses, etc.

BABY LAYETTES:

Receiving blankets
Crib blankets
Sleepers
Undershirts
Bibs and Socks
Sweaters, hats, booties

Baby Clothes

SUPPLIES:

Yarn
Material (especially flannel)
Polyfill stuffing
Plastic Canvas
Crochet thread
Embroidery thread
Silk flowers
Large Kleenex boxes
Wrapped candies
Candy canes
Plastic canvas
2-gallon baggies
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