GIFTS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED TO
St. Pius X families in need, St. Vincent de Paul
Greater Tosa Interfaith, Hope Network
La Causa Crisis Nursery & Prevention Program,
Casa Maria Hospitality House, Milwaukee Free Clinic
PLEASE WRAP AND LABEL THE PACKAGE WITH THE ITEM / SIZE AND AGE GROUP (i.e. boy basketball 10 yrs – teen, 4T boy blue shirt and pants, woman’s Med black gloves, etc.) Note: Gift cards may be purchased in the back of church through St. Pius’ Scrip program, placed in an envelope and labeled - see suggestions below. There will be a box for gift cards in front of the alter.
ALL AGE GROUPS: Mittens, gloves, scarves, hats, age appropriate clothing, family DVDs (G & PG)
INFANTS – TODDLERS (Birth – 3): warm sleepers, crib items, pull toys, sturdy age appropriate books and infant toys.
PRE-SCHOOLERS (3-5 years): Fischer Price, Playschool and creative play toys, puzzles, trucks and cars, brown and white dolls, books and beginner games, riding toys
CHILDREN (6-12 years): Jump ropes, sports equipment, games, and art supplies, books, Legos, educational and popular but non-violent toys. Used bikes, ready to ride, in good condition have always found a home!
TEENS (13-18 years): Items REALLY NEEDED for this age! Certificates for movies, headsets, teen games, basketballs, makeup, perfume and personal care items, jewelry and gift cards (please mark “teen”)
ADULTS: Warm nightwear, slippers, robes, cosmetics and personal items, jewelry, household items such as clocks and radios (to get up on time for work etc.) Items really needed for men.
ELDERLY: Hand cream, calendars, candy (regular and diabetic), gift certificates to food stores (please mark “for elderly”), items in large print.
*SPECIAL NEED ITEMS -- Label with name of agency but please do not wrap
CASA MARIA: canned goods, infant and toddler new or like new clothing, new adult women larger sizes under garments and clothing, like new winter jackets & coats all sizs, like new or new double bed blankets & bed sheets, towels, hair gel and other products for African American women. NEW: travel toiletries from hotels
GREATER MILWAUKEE FREE CLINIC: Gift cards to stores that have pharmacies (Please mark “clinic”)
LA CAUSA CRISIS NUSERY AND PREVENTION PROGRAM, (birth to 12): baby bottles, Sippy cups, diapers (lg & extra lg) and pull ups, new underwear, pajamas and socks, pants and tops, combs & brushes, shoes, baby powder, toothpaste, toothbrushes, sweat suites, sweat pants, pajamas for larger children equal to
small adult sizes, hand held games, craft supplies, pencils and paper, coloring books, batteries, laundry detergent, school supplies
HOPE NETWORK: Gift cards to Wal-Mart, Target or K Mart, Kohl’s (please mark “for Hope Network), layette items, diapers & wipes, bottles, pampers, baby blankets, baby toiletries, hooded/towels, fleece blankets and infant books, new and used children’s books, Special request: gently used strollers, highchairs and other baby equipment including car seats (Not expired which is less than 6 years from manufacture date on seat or recalled – call manufacturer. Questions call US Highway Safety Div. 888-327-4236.)
Call Pat Bruce 771-8926 or Bernie Bates 453-4071