SLC Summer Wish List

*** In an effort to honor the children we serve, only NEW items are accepted.*** 

                      DONATION DROP-OFF: SALT LAKE CHRISTMAS BOX HOUSE, 3660 SO WEST TEMPLE, SLC                             (PREFERRED TIMES: 9AM-5PM  &  7PM-9PM)

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE CONTACT HEATHER AT 801-747-2201 EXT 107

                                     *** Attention Eagle Scouts!!!  We need your help with donation drives. ***                                        Please contact heather@thechristmasboxhouse.org to make a difference!

Teen:

Items NOT needed: 

scarves, hats, gloves.

URGENT NEEDS 

  • 3 ring 1" Binders
  • GIRLS: Sports Bras- size Adult XL to 3XL
  • Gift Cards - icecream, fastfood, treat list!
  • BOYS & GIRLS: T-shirts - size Adult SM to3XL
  • BOYS &GIRLS: Summer PJs - size Adult M to XL
  • Popular Books (new only)  
    •  thrillers, Michael Vey series
    •  anything by John Green, James Dasher
  • Sketch Books
  • Journals
  • Crayola twist-able colored pencils
  • Snowboard Pants - Adult XL, XXL ONLY (black w/ zip pockets & cinch pull/belt loops)
  • Ski Coats - Adult XL, XXL ONLY (gender neutral or black) 

CLOTHING

Teen Boys: (Men's sizes)

  • Basketball shorts and t-shirts
  • Dress shirts, ties and belts
  • Athletic or skater style shoes (sizes 8-10.5)
  • Flip flops or shower shoes

Teen Girls: (Junior & Adult sizes)

  • Tanks, Camis, Undershirts for layering
  • Summer tops & shorts
  • Summer Pajamas
  • Workout attire (yoga pants, t-shirts, etc.)
  • Flip flops or shower shoes

BOOK NOOK

  • Teen titles: Michael Vey Series
  • Anything written by John Green, James Dasher, thrillers
  • teen appropriate coloring/puzzle/drawing books

GIFT CARDS

  • General: Visa, Target, Walmart, Amazon, Costco, Smith's, Harmon's, Old Navy, Payless, Barnes & Noble
  • Activities: Movie Theaters, Fat Cats, Color Me Mine, Boondocks, Ice Skating, Laser Quest, Build-a-Bear, Classic Fun Center, Kangaroo Zoo, Hollywood Connection
  • Treats: McDonalds, Kentucky Fried Chicken, Jimmy John’s, Subway, Papa Murphy's, Little Caesar's, Chuck-A-Rama, Cafe Rio, Jamba Juice
  • Supplies: Michael's, Costco, Home Depot, Lowe's, Lakeshore Learning, Utah Idaho School Supply, Zurcher's

THERAPEUTIC

  • Kinetic sand
  • Silly Putty
  • Journals
  • Sketch Books
  • Twistable colored pencils
  • Stress balls
  • Hacky Sacks
  • Slinkies
  • Adult Coloring Books

FUN

  • Popular toys
  • New release DVDs (rated G/PG) and CDs
  • Toys from popular movies
  • Lego teens - boy and girl
  • Dress-up clothes & costumes (new only)
  • Wooden 3-D puzzles, molding clay and plastic model kits (Michael’s)
  • Sports balls and team balls
  • CD players w/AM/FM radio
  • Hand-held radios with headphone jacks
  • Kinect Games  
  • Worm Factory 360 Composter w/worms (Amazon)

HYGIENE ITEMS

  • Teen feminine hygiene products
  • Acne face wash
  • Nair Hair Remover
  • Electric shavers
  • Hair Spray
  • Shoe deodorizers

 FOOD & SNACKS

  • Individually packaged chips, cookies, crackers, granola bars, water flavor packs!
  • 100% juice boxes
  • bottled water

REC THERAPY

  • (above food list)
  • Refillable water bottles
  • Sunglasses

SCHOOL SUPPLIES

  • Used laptops in good condition (for high school students transitioning to college)
  • Books:
    • Popular books for children, teens and young adults (new books only)

MISCELLANEOUS              HOUSE NEEDS

  • Twin size sheet sets, comforters and pillows
  • Bath towels and wash cloths
  • CD players w/AM/FM radio
  • Xbox (2) (we'll take slightly used!)
  • Xbox games (Rated E- we'll take slightly used!)
  • TV (3 needed)  (we'll take slightly used!)
  • Game console locking case- clear 

Children:

Items NOT needed: 

baby blankets, baby quilts, scarves, hats, gloves.

URGENT NEEDS

  • Sippy Cups
  • Combs
  • Elastic clip belts for children/toddlers
  • Gift Cards - icecream, fastfood, treat list!
  • Girls: T-shirts - size 3T & 4T
  • Girls: Shorts -  size 4T & 6/7
  • Girls: Summer Pjs - size 4T to 14/16
  • BOYS: T-shirts - size 3T to 7/8
  • BOYS: Shorts -  size 3T to 12/14
  • BOYS: Summer Pjs - size 3T to 14/16
  • BOYS: Undies - size 4T
  • Stuffed Animals (SM-M size)
  • Eucerine Lotion
  • S, M, L, XL Duffle Bags
  • Twist-able colored pencils
  • Twist-able crayons
  • RID or NIX Lice Treatments

CLOTHING

Boys:

  • Swimsuits: 2T- 14/16
  • Pull-Ups size 3T-4T & 4T-5T
  • GoodNites SM- XL

Girls:

  • Swimsuits: 5-8/10
  • Pull-Ups size 3T-4T & 4T-5T
  • GoodNites SM- XL

BOOK NOOK

  • Cool non-fiction books about
    • cars, adventure activities, etc.

GIFT CARDS

  • General: Visa, Target, Walmart, Amazon, Costco, Smith's, Harmon's, Old Navy, Payless, Barnes & Noble
  • Activities: Movie Theaters, Fat Cats, Color Me Mine, Boondocks, Ice Skating, Laser Quest, Build-a-Bear, Classic Fun Center, Kangaroo Zoo, Hollywood Connection
  • Treats: McDonalds, Kentucky Fried Chicken, Jimmy John’s, Subway, Papa Murphy's, Little Caesar's, Chuck-A-Rama, Cafe Rio, Jamba Juice
  • Supplies: Michael's, Costco, Home Depot, Lowe's, Lakeshore Learning, Utah Idaho School Supply, Zurcher's

THERAPEUTIC

  • Kid-print Cinch Sacks (used as "coping skills bags") 
  • Kinetic Sand
  • Play Dough (1 oz party size)
  • Silly Putty
  • Journals
  • Sketch Books
  • Twistable colored pencils
  • Twistable crayons
  • Stress balls
  • Hacky Sacks
  • Slinkies
  • Coloring books
  • Stickers
  • Bracelet making kits

FUN

  • Water Bombs, Sprinker Games, Water Pistols
  • Popular toys
  • New release DVDs (rated G/PG) and CDs
  • Dress-up clothes & costumes (new only)
  • Toys from popular movies
  • Lego for girls & boys
  • Fisher Price Farm Family, Farm Animals and Tractors
  • Barbie clothes
  • Sports balls and team balls
  • CD players w/AM/FM radio
  • Hand-held radios with headphone jacks
  • Kinect Games 

HYGIENE ITEMS

  • Eucerine Lotion
  • Shoe deodorizers

 FOOD & SNACKS

  • Individually packaged chips, cookies, crackers, granola bars, water flavor packs!
  • fruit snacks
  • 100% juice boxes
  • bottled water

REC THERAPY

  • (above food list)
  • Refillable water bottles
  • Sunglasses

SCHOOL SUPPLIES

  • Kid-design Backpacks
  • Pencil boxes

BABY ITEMS

  • Diapers: size 4, 5, 6, newborn, primi
  • Wipes
  • Baby toys
  • Hooded bath towels
  • Side by side - Double Stroller

MISCELLANEOUS              HOUSE NEEDS

  • Kid-print Twin Size Sheet sets
  • Kid-print comforters
  • Pillows
  • Bath towels and wash cloths
  • High Chair
  • Booster car seats
  • Side by Side - double stroller
  • CD players w/AM/FM radio

 

NOTE: Surplus items are shared among all our Christmas Box Houses, Resource Rooms, and then shared with our community and international partners. 

Thank you for making a difference in the lives

of the children, teens and young adults we serve!

Additional Salt Lake needs... 

SLC Christmas Box House BIG Project Needs:

  • Concrete Sidewalk: 15' long, 2.5' wide
  • Donation Cabinet: 5.5' high, 24" deep, 60" long

For details contact heather@thechristmasboxhouse.org or 801-747-2201 ext 107

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Young Adults          of JUMP:

URGENT NEEDS

  • Food & Snacks List!!!!!
  • Bus tokens 

FOOD & SNACKS

  • Easy Mac!!!!
  • Pop-tarts
  • Rice-A-Roni
  • Spaghetti Sauce
  • Noodle packages
  • Individually packaged:
    • chips,
    • cookies,
    • crackers,
    • granola bars,
    • fruit snacks
    • water flavor packs!
  • 100% juice boxes
  • bottled water

GIFT CARDS

  • Food: Cafe Rio, Jamba Juice, Jimmy John’s, Dominos, any favorite lunch place
  • General: Old Navy, Payless, Barnes & Noble
  • Activities: Movie Theaters, Fat Cats, Color Me Mine, Boondocks, Ice Skating, Hollywood Connection
  • Supplies: Zurcher's