If you are interested in donating items, please contact Megan at mkassmeier@freedomforyouth.org.

Carlisle

  • Individually Wrapped Snacks- as many as possible
  • Meals (for April & May)
  • Individually Wrapped snacks & Candy
  • Duck Tape
  • Elmer's liquid glue
  • Adventure Bibles
  • Games
  • Flower pots (plastic or clay)
  • Flower seeds & Potting soil
  • Balloons
  • Beach Balls
  • Bird seed
  • Squirt Guns
  • Hula Hoops
  • Pudding & Jell-O

Des Moines

  • 10 white tables (similar to this http://bit.ly/2zceJ48)
  • Sports Balls for prizes and use during free-time (basketballs, soccer balls, Footballs)
  • King Sized Candy bars
  • Gift cards to Oriental Trading: http://bit.ly/2A9r75k
  • Gift cards to Aldi’s
  • Outdoor game equipment
  • Board games
  • Glue sticks
  • Plastic pencil boxes
  • Three prong folders
  • Crayons
  • Markers
  • Personal Pencil sharpeners
  • Construction Paper
  • Children's Scissors
  • Pencils
  • Stamp Markers
  • Card Games
  • Sidewalk chalk
  • Copy paper (White or colored)
  • Fruit Snacks
  • Applesauce cups
  • Granola bars
  • Fruit cups
  • Crackers and/or sandwich crackers (individual snack size packages)
  • Pretzels (individual snack size packages)
  • Chips (individual snack size packages)

Huxley

  • Snack & meal items
  • White board markers
  • Magnets
  • Printer ink (Brother Printer TN-310 ink)
  • Small prizes for K-12th grade students
  • Pancake mix & syrup
  • Teen Bibles
  • Gift cards

Knoxville

  • 2 customized bathroom stall doors
  • 1 door handle with a lock for the door to the basement
  • 2 non-slip door mats for sides doors
  • Dust mop
  • Folding chairs
  • Ink cartridge for printer (HP LaserJet 36A CB436A)
  • Small toy prizes & gift cards
  • Snack items (apples, bananas, cheese sticks, celery, etc.)
  • 10 canvases for painting (12x12 in size)
  • Woodshop needs:
    • 1 jig saw
    • Router bits (both ½ shank & ¼ shank)
    • Pine lumber of 1x4, 1x6, 1x12 in any lengths
    • Fasteners (screws, finish nails, wood glue, etc.)

Mitchellville

  • Paper products (toilet paper, paper towels, cups, plates, silverware)
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Electric pencil sharpener
  • Printer paper
  • Prizes (ages Kindergarten through high school)
  • Construction paper and craft supplies
  • Trash bags
  • Gift cards (Dollar General, grocery stores, etc.)
  • Snacks (perishable and non-perishable)
  • Basketballs, soccer balls, kickballs, chalk, jump rope, bubbles
  • Pizza box coupons

Perry

  • 8-gallon trashcan
  • Espon 126/127 printer ink
  • Frist-aid supplies
  • Sponges
  • Dish rack or mat
  • DVD player and cords to connect to TV
  • Cleaning supplies 
  • Hotplate
  • 10 canvases
  • Acrylic paint and paint brushes
  • Games (Jenga, Clue, Apples to Apples, Headbands)

Stuart

  • Craft supplies
    • Glue
    • Construction paper
    • Ribbon
    • Buttons
  • Summer Garden Class supplies
    • Seeds
    • Plants
    • Pots
    • Soil
    • Gardening tools
  • Cleaning supplies
    • Disinfecting wipes
    • Hand sanitizer
  • Paper products
    • Paper towels
    • Toilet paper
    • Napkins
  • Individually wrapped snacks

Winterset

  • Spaghetti sauce & noodles
  • Fresh fruit
  • Gallons of skim milk
  • #2 pencils
  • Frozen hashbrowns, potatoes
  • AA batteries
  • Flashlights with batteries
  • Ice melt, snow shovels
  • Dish washer soap
  • Hand soap
  • Hand sanitizer
  • 2 customized bathroom stall doors
  • 1 door handle with a lock for the door to the basement
  • 2 non-slip door mats for sides doors
  • Dust mop
  • Folding chairs
  • Ink cartridge for printer (HP LaserJet 36A CB436A)
  • Small toy prizes & gift cards
  • Snack items (apples, bananas, cheese sticks, celery, etc.)
  • 10 canvases for painting (12x12 in size)
  • Woodshop needs:
    • 1 jig saw
    • Router bits (both ½ shank & ¼ shank)
    • Pine lumber of 1x4, 1x6, 1x12 in any lengths
    • Fasteners (screws, finish nails, wood glue, etc.)

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