Many people throughout North Carolina donate new items to the programs at Children’s Hope Alliance.  Your donations mean so much to the children and families we care for!

If you have items to donate, please call to schedule a time to drop off your donation at an office near you. Please contact our Donations Coordinator at 1-800-320-4157.

Needs List for Our Children

New Clothing Items

  • underwear (all sizes & both genders)
  • sport ankle socks (child & adult sizes)
  • T-shirts (adult sizes S-XL)
  • jeans (men sizes28-36, women sizes 8-18)
  • belts of various sizes
  • gym shorts, child & adult sizes (S-XL)

New School Supplies

  • 2-pocket folders
  • 3-ring binders (all sizes)
  • 3-ring tab dividers
  • colored pencils
  • washable markers
  • mechanical pencils & black ink pens
  • standard calculators & TI 83 calculators
  • poster board
  • compasses, protractors & rulers
  • post-it notes, flash drives & index cards
  • highlighters (yellow, pink & green)
  • dry erase markers & erasers
  • composition notebooks
  • book bags
  • child safe scissors
  • electric pencil sharpeners
  • world maps & globes
  • children’s books

New Therapy Items

  • stress balls & play dough
  • craft kits & jewelry making kits
  • scrapbooking materials
  • tape (single sided & double sided)
  • art supplies (beads, glitter, colored tissue paper)
  • colored construction paper & card stock
  • educational activity books
  • Sudoku books or games
  • writing journals

New Household Items

  • twin size sheet sets, blanket & mattress covers
  • towels (bath, hand towels & wash cloths)
  • digital alarm clocks
  • small trash cans
  • toilet brushes
  • laundry baskets, detergent, fabric sheets
  • cleaning supplies (brooms, dust pans & mops)
  • all purpose cleaners (409, Glass Plus, Pledge)
  • toilet paper, tissues, napkins, paper towels
  • 13 gal. trash cans & liners
  • plastic storage containers (all sizes)
  • zipper storage bags, sandwich, qt. & gal. sizes
  • radios
  • portable fans
  • lamps
  • first aid supplies

New Kitchen Items

  • pitchers, plastic with lids
  • good quality pots and pans (whole set if possible)
  • small appliances (blenders, toasters and hand mixers)
  • muffin pans, cookie sheets and cake pans
  • strainer/colander
  • glass baking dishes
  • kitchen towels, dishrags and potholders
  • Crock pot (large)
  • Coffee makers
  • electric fry pans and griddles

New Hygiene Items

  • mouthwash (alcohol free)
  • dental floss (waxed only please)
  • deodorant (both boys and girls)
  • hair spray for girls
  • hair gel for boys
  • tissues, band-aids, wet wipes
  • hand soap, hand sanitizer
  • combs, hair brushes
  • shampoo, conditioner
  • antibacterial wipes  & hand sanitizer
  • toothpaste & toothbrushes (Adult-Soft)
  • curling irons or flat irons

New Baby and Toddler Items

  • Dreft laundry detergent
  • baby wipes (unscented)
  • fruit or vegetable baby food (no meat)
  • disposable diapers (all sizes)
  • infant, toddler and preschool books
  • bibs & socks

New Miscellaneous Items

  • breakfast bars & snack items
  • juice boxes
  • craft supplies
  • coolers
  • flashlights
  • picture frames
  • step stool
  • electric razors
  • digital cameras
  • photo albums
  • CD players
  • headphones/ear buds
  • beach towels
  • batteries (all sizes)
  • bean bag chairs
  • new bed pillows

New Toys and Reward Items

  • sports balls (basketballs, footballs, soccer balls)
  • outdoor games
  • gardening items (seeds, pots, soil)
  • rated G movies
  • Sudoku books or games
  • Legos and Kinex building toys
  • children’s puzzles
  • hackey sacs
  • action figures
  • playing cards & board games
  • slinky – all sizes
  • $5.00 fast food gift cards (McDonalds, Arby’s, Chick-fil-a, Wendy’s or Taco Bell)
  • basketball nets
  • bicycles & helments
  • fishing poles

To schedule a time to drop off a donation at an office near you, please contact our Donations Coordinator at 1-800-320-4157.