Association Wish List

YWCA McLean County has been serving the needs of children, women, families and seniors in the communities we serve for more than 100 years. YWCA provides a variety of program and service offerings, benefiting those from six weeks of age to the end of life. This wish list contains a sampling of resources and supplies that would enhance the experiences of our clients and support our staff.

For more information about YWCA programs and services, go to www.ywcamclean.org or call (309) 662-0461.

SUMMER CAMP

  • Baking Soda
  • Vinegar
  • Construction paper
  • Fuse Beads
  • Craft sticks: large
  • Candy: Starburst, skittles, and Marshmallows (both sizes)
  • Toothpicks
  • Sidewalk Chalk
  • Sand
  • Shaving Cream
  • Ziploc bags: gallon and quart


ADULT SERVICES
  • Any household cleaning supplies
  • Mops
  • Brooms
  • Sponges
  • Scrub brushes
  • Dish soap
  • Laundry Soap

LABYRINTH
  • New Pillows
  • new or gently used towels
  • Twin XL bedding/blankets
  • Housewares/kitchen items
  • Toilet paper
  • Paper towels
  • Garbage bags
  • Cleaning supplies
  • First aid supplies
  • Dish soap
  • Laundry soap
  • Journals
  • Planners
  • Notebooks
  • 30 day bus passes
  • Gas cards in $10 denominations
  • Any denomination Walmart gift cards
  • Razors
  • Shaving cream
  • Deodorant
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • New packages of socks/underwear/sports bras
  • Body wash
  • Bar soap
  • Various gift cards (home improvement stores, coffee shops, etc.)
  • Passes for activities (bowling, movie passes, museums, etc.)
 
 STEPPING STONES
  • Laminator
  • Tubs/containers 
  • Canvas baskets
  • Pillows
  • Throws/blankets
  • Tissues
  • Light bulbs
  • Rugs
  • Post-its
  • Colored paper
  • Movie: The Mask You Live In 
  • Keurig coffee K-cup refills
  • Amazon gift cards (for client book purchases)
  • NEW sweatshirts, T-shirts, long sleeve shirts (small - 3X)
  • NEW underwear (all sizes)
  • NEW socks
  • NEW flip-flops
  • NEW sports bras (small - 3X)
  • NEW sweatpants (small - 3X)
  • Pens, pencils and journals
  • Stickers (smiley face & stars)
  • Connect Transit bus tokens
  • Gift cards to various places (gas, grocery, food, etc.) 
  • File folders
  • Markers and crayons
  • Modeling clay
  • Model Magic
  • Sketch pads
  • Monetary donations (for clients to attend workshops and healing events)
YOUNG WONDERS EARLY LEARNING
  • White youth-sized t-shirts
  • Crayons
  • Bottles of glue
  • Markers
  • Construction paper
  • Child-size scissors
  • Boxes of tissue
  • Boxes of Jell-o for cooking projects 
  • Boxes of Pudding for cooking projects 
  • Pipe cleaners
  • Googley eyes
  • Popsicle sticks
  • Cotton balls
  • Pom poms
  • Colored pencils
  • Glue sticks
  • Kitchen sponges
  • Spray bottles
  • Ziploc bags (all sizes)
  • Clorox Wipes
  • Lysol spray
  • Puzzles


   

Donations may be dropped off at:
YWCA McLean County
1201 North Hershey Road
Bloomington IL 61704
Enter through the Administrative entrance, lower level

All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. If you wish to make a monetary donation, please visit Ways to Give