YWCA Cass Clay - Eliminating Racism, Empowering Women

In-kind Gifts/Urgent Needs

Most Urgent Needs

  • Contact Lens Solution, multi-purpose
  • Infant/Children's Hygiene Supplies (toothpaste, shampoo, body wash, diaper rash cream, etc)
  • Lotion
  • Newborn Clothing, new/gently used
  • School Supplies (backpack, composition note books, plain colored folders, etc)

Food/Kitchen

  • Baked Beans
  • Boxed/Dried Potatoes
  • Breakfast-type Bars (Poptarts, Nutrigrain, etc)
  • Cereal/Oatmeal
  • Gatorade
  • Juice
  • Pancake Mix
  • Pasta
  • Peanut Butter
  • Pedialyte
  • Pork & Beans
  • Rice Products
  • Spaghetti Sauce
  • Tomato Sauce

Supportive Housing/Household

  • All gently used household items: silverware, glasses, casserole dishes, knife sets, measuring cups & spoons, etc)
  • Dishware sets (not chinaware)
  • Flat screen TV's (no box TV's)
  • Shower curtains/Liners/Rings
  • Twin sized bed sheet sets

Other

  • Allergy Medication, Adults & Children (ex. Claritin, Allegra, Zyrtec, etc)
  • Antacids/Tums & Pepto-Bismol
  • Gas, phone, & grocery gift cards
  • HD TV Antennas
  • HDMI Cords
  • Lanyards
  • Radios/CD Players
  • RCA cables
  • Small fans
  • VCR/DVD players

Childcare/Study Buddies

  • Bottles
  • Socks & Underwear (all sizes), new

Hygiene

  • Body Towels, new/gently used
  • Bras: 34B - 50DD
  • Face Cleanser
  • Hair products (ex. hair oil, hair grease, edge control, etc)
  • Hair Spray
  • Mini hygiene items (hotel sizes)
  • Underwear, size 10, new only

Cleaning/Maintenance Items

  • Bathroom cleaner (EX: Soft Scrub)
  • Bleach
  • Dish scrubbers/cleaning solutions
  • Dish soap
  • Disinfectant Wipes
  • Magic Erasers
  • Paper towels
  • Toilet bowl cleaner & brushes
  • Toilet paper
  • Window cleaner

Education & Employment

  • Flash drives/USB sticks
  • Plain 2-pocket folders

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