Salt Lake Holiday Wish List

Thank you for your support!

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

Due to the generous donations from our community, we have a one-year surplus of blankets, quilts, gloves, hats and scarves.  We respectfully request that if you have any of these items to donate, please share them with another nonprofit in your area.

                        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 to make a difference!

Urgent Needs

  • ***** Child & Teen FILLED Backpacks - contact HEATHER at 801-747-2201 ext 107 for details & content lists!  
  • ***** Gift Cards - Baskin Robbins, Wendys, Dominos, Cafe Rio, McDonald's, Jimmy Johns, any favorite lunch place!
  • ***** T-shirts - boys & girls 2T to adult XL
  • ***** Shorts -  boys & girls 2T to adult XL
  • ***** Summer Pjs - boys & girls size 5 to adult XL (mostly boy)
  •  Eucerine lotion
  •  Popular books for teens (new only) 
  •  Small-XL Duffle bags
  •  Sketch books
  •  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)
  •  RID or NIX Lice Treatments
  •  Women's XL-3XL sports bras

Clothing - New


  • Shorts and t-shirts
  • Athletic shoes
  • Socks and underwear

Teen Girls: (Junior sizes)

  • Tanks, undershirts for layering
  • Shorts and tops
  • Workout attire (yoga pants, t-shirts, etc.)

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

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


  • Clothing and Onesies
  • Baby bottles and sippy cups
  • Formula
  • Diapers, Pull-Ups and GoodNites
  • Wipes
  • Baby toys
  • Hooded bath towels
  • Booster car seats


  • Cinch bags (used as "coping skills bags") 
  • Popular toys
  • New release DVDs (rated G/PG) and CDs
  • Toys from popular movies
  • Lego sets for girls, boys and teens
  • Hacky Sacks, Wiki Stix, stress balls & sticks 
  • Kinetic sand
  • Fisher Price Farm Family, Farm Animals and Tractors
  • Barbie clothes
  • Wooden 3-D puzzles, molding clay and plastic model kits (Michael’s)
  • Sports balls and team balls
  • Journals
  • CD players w/AM/FM radio
  • Hand-held radios with headphone jacks
  • Kinect Games  
  • Worm Factory 360 Composter w/worms (Amazon)

Personal Items:

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

 Food and Snacks:

  • Individually packaged snacks, 100% juice and bottled water
  • Non perishable food

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)


  • Twin size sheet sets, comforters and pillows
  • Bath towels and wash cloths
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Kleenex, paper towel, toilet tissue