New rattles, bottles, pacifiers, bibs, infant soaps, shampoos and lotions, wash cloths, small picture books, stuffed animals, safety latches for cabinets, pamphlets on child care, teething rings, boxes of teething cookies, socks, blocks, combs, hair ribbons, nail clippers, small crib mobiles, hats, mittens, sleepers, a hand-made holiday card.
Please, DO NOT include: used items, toys with small pieces, candy, balloons, or glass items.
Pre-school Age (2-4 years)
New crayons, coloring books, pencils, glue, markers, Play-Doh, puzzles, stickers, small toys, small dolls, stuffed animals, small books, hats, magazines, flashlight/batteries, Legos, hair products, toothbrush, fun shampoos and soaps, lotions, card games, harmonica, fast food coupons, gift cards, a hand-made holiday card.
School & Pre-K Age (5-7 years)
New crayons, coloring books, pencils, fun shampoos, soaps, lotions, card games, harmonica, hair products, markers, glue sticks, puzzles, hand puppets, small ball, stickers, small action figures, costume jewelry, socks, gloves, hats, toothbrush, small books, collectable cards, costume jewelry, chap stick, note pads, fast food coupons, gift cards, a hand-made holiday card.
School-Age (8-11 years)
Fast-food coupons, gift cards, socks, markers, pens, costume jewelry, chap stick, lip gloss, note pads, blank tapes, flashlight/ batteries, small photo frames, belts, scarves, hats, gloves, nail polish, emery boards, calculator, key chains, craft items, small posters, stationery, sunglasses, books, a hand-made holiday card.
Pre-teen & Early Teen (12-14 years)
New or blank tapes, pens, staplers, hats, gloves, jewelry, craft kits, books, toothbrush, hair brush, socks, nail polish, chap-stick, lip gloss, mints, calculator, stationery, sunglasses, posters, fast-food coupons, gift cards, belts, small photo frames, small photo albums, flashlight/batteries, a hand-made holiday card.
Teenage (15-17 years)
Aftershaves, colognes, bath & body products, fast-food coupons, gift cards, key chains, T-shirts, make-up, CDs, nail polish, socks, flashlight/batteries, nail clippers, calculators, belts, chewing gum, mints, jewelry, pens, sunglasses, picture frames, photo albums, Sudoku books, toothpaste, toothbrush, scarves, gloves.
Please DO NOT include: used items, toy guns, knives, violent tapes or CDs, money, food items that may spoil, glass items, or food with nuts or peanut butter in any of the Holiday Hope Chests.