Salt Lake Basic Needs Wish List (October - December)

IN AN EFFORT TO HONOR THE CHILDREN WE SERVE, ONLY NEW ITEMS ARE ACCEPTED

Drop-Off: Salt Lake Christmas Box House, 3660 So. West Temple, SLC,  UT 84115
Please park on SOUTH side in circular driveway by door
Preferred times 9am-5pm & 7pm-9pm                                                                                                                         Questions? Please contact Kristin at
kristin@thechristmasbox.org.

PLEASE CONSIDER FILLING OUR GREATEST NEEDS:

Gift Cards for fun activities, dinner or the movies give our kids a positive childhood experience they will never forget. Gift cards also are used for basic needs, classrooms, emergency items and projects.

VISA
Amazon, Costco
Chick-fil-A, McDonalds, Taco Bell, Pizza
Jimmy John's, The Pie, Baskin Robbins
Cinemark, Boondocks, XBox

Walmart, Target
Famous Footwear
Ross, Old Navy, Victoria’s Secret
Michael’s, Dollar Tree
Lakeshore Learning

Urgent need items:

  • Cantu for kids: shampoo, conditioner and leave in detangler

  • Girl Lightweight Pajamas, size 9-12 months

  • Girl T-Shirts, Sizes 3T, 7/8 - Girl Pants, sizes 5, 8, 12 - Girl Pajamas, size 14/16

  • Boy Lightweight Pajamas, sizes 0-3 months, 3-6 months, 9-12 months

  • Boy Pants, all sizes - Boy T-Shirts, Sizes 2T, 3T, 5/6

ITEMS NOT NEEDED CURRENTLY: BABY QUILTS, FLEECE BLANKETS, GLOVES, HATS AND SCARVES

General Needs:

  • Alarm Clock Radios

  • Portable DVD Players (used for sick children)

  • Disposable Ice Packs

  • Reusable Water Bottles

  • Batteries (AA & AAA)

  • Individually Packaged Healthy Snacks

  • Silk Pillow Cases

  • Bed Pillows, Twin Sheet Sets & Comforters

  • Bath Towels & Washcloths

personal care:

  • 2 in 1 Suave Children’s Shampoo/Conditioner

  • Detangler Spray

  • Dove Sensitive Skin Body Wash

  • Children’s Toothpaste, travel size

  • Ethnic Hair Products (Cantu for Kids, Oil, Brushes, Shampoo/Conditioner)

  • Silky Hair Wraps for Ethnic Hair (Sally’s Beauty Supply)

  • Lice Treatments

  • Teen Shampoo & Conditioner

  • Deodorant, male & female

  • Blow Dryers, Flat Irons, Curling Wands

  • Brushes, Combs & Hair Picks

  • Cosmetic Bags

  • Electric Shavers

For Fun:

  • Popular Blu-ray/DVD Movies (Rated G/PG)

  • Toys from Popular Movies

  • Educational Toys

  • Newest Board & Card Games

  • Xbox One Games (Rated E ONLY)

  • Headphones & Earbuds

  • Portable Speakers (JBL, Sony, Beats, OontZ)

YOUNG ADULTS TRANSITIONING FROM FOSTER CARE/HOMELESSNESS:

  • Blenders, Toasters, Crockpots

  • Electric Shavers, Blow Dryers

  • Bed Pillows, Twin Sheet Sets and Comforters

  • Underwear & Stance Socks

Baby:

  • Crib Sheets

  • Swaddles/Sleep Sacks

  • Boy & Girl Winter Outfits, size 0-24 months

  • Baby Wash (Hair & Body)

  • Diapers, Pull-Ups, GoodNites & Wipes

  • Pack ‘n Play, Baby Swing                                             

Children:

  • Winter Outfits, all sizes

  • Athletic Shorts, all sizes

  • Underwear, size 2T-14/16

  • Casual Shoes, all sizes

Teens:

  • Bras and Sports Bras, size Sm-XXL

  • Underwear, size Sm-XXL

  • Novelty Crew Socks

  • Long-Sleeve Tops, size Sm-XXL

  • Pants & Fleece Joggers, size Sm-XXL

  • Hoodies (Zumiez, Hurley, Nike, Adidas, Teams)

  • Casual Shoes (Nike, Adidas, Vans, Converse, Timberland, Steve Madden) all sizes

Therapeutic:

  • Weighted Blankets (Contact us for details. Needed for children with severe sensory disorders.) 

  • Super Soft Fuzzy Throws, teen & child

  • Stuffed Animals (Jellycat, Gund, Melissa & Doug, Manhattan Toy, Beanie Boos, Wild Republic)

  • Legos & Bionicles

  • Impresa - Stress Balls/Monkey Noodle Stretchy String

  • Crazy Aaron’s Magnetic Thinking Putty

  • Rubix Cubes, Fancy Adult Metal Fidget Spinners

  • Journals & Sketchbooks

  • Adult Coloring Books & Gel Pens w/caps

Need extra support for your holiday donation drive?

CLICK HERE for printable Project Elf sign
CLICK HERE for printable Project Elf ornaments/tags
CLICK HERE for printable Elf

Thank you for your support!

NOTE: Surplus items in our Christmas Box House Resource Rooms are shared with community/international partners.