Holiday Gift Drive

Holiday Gift Drive

From now until December 17, 2018, YWCA Central Massachusetts is collecting donations for our annual Holiday Gift Drive. All contributions made to the drive will be given to individuals and families in need served by YWCA programs.

Please refer to the lists below for needed items. Please drop off new, unwrapped items at the YWCA Central Massachusetts front desk by December 17, 2018.

Books & Toys for Children
Suggestions, by Age: 5–12 Years
Portable DVD Players
Polaroid Pogo Camera With Zink Photo Paper
Hot Wheels / Matchbox Cars
Popular Cartoon Character Toys/Figurines (My Little Pony, Toy Story, Dora, Thomas)
Bionicles, Lego Kits
Plastic Dinosaurs, Animals
Cars & Trucks, Other Vehicles
Barbie Dolls & Accessories
Pillow Pets, Other Stuffed Animals
Handheld Games
Nerf Ball Games
Hot Hoops
Fisher Price Kid Tough Magna Doodles
Play-Doh Fun Factories
Beads And Jewelry Making Kits
Craft, Model Kits, Crayola Color Wonder
Board Games (Sorry, Life, Clue, Checkers, Chess, Let’s Go Fishing, Dominos)
Card Games (Uno)
Books (English, Spanish)
Activity Books (Where’s Waldo, Eye Spy), Musical, Interactive
Coloring Books — Non-Violent
Puzzles, 25–100 Pieces

Suggestions, by Age: 13 Years & Up
Portable Dvd Players
Polaroid Pogo Camera With Zink Photo Paper
Hand-Held Game Units
iTunes Cards
Gift Cards For Department Stores
Fun Toiletries (Nail Care, Brushes, Combs, Pins)
Make-Up Starter Kits
Diaries, Stationary, Notepads
Hot Hoops
Bionicles, Age Appropriate Lego Kits / Transformers
Word Search Books, Sudoku Books
Books (English, Spanish)
Graphic Novels (Illustrated In The Style Of A Comic Book, Not Adult Or Explicit Content)
Paper Jams
Playing Cards
Picture Frames
Calculators (Hand-Held Battery-Operated)
Jewelry Kits
Model Kits (Age Appropriate – Challenging)
Sports Paraphernalia — T-Shirts, Jerseys, Posters
Teen Oriented Puzzles (Up To 150 Pieces) – Music Bands, Movie Stars Etc.

Winter Outerwear
All sizes, children, youth and adults (both genders)
Winter Coats / Jackets
Snow Boots
Ear Muffs
Wool Socks

Bath & Body
Toothbrush & Toothpaste
Dental Floss
Brush / Comb
Shaving Supplies (for both genders)
Feminine Hygiene Items
Hand Sanitizer
Diaper Rash Cream
Baby Bath / Shampoo
First-Aid Kit
Baby Powder
Baby Wipes
Body Wash / Liquid Soap
Facial Cleanser
Shampoo / Conditioner
Hair Styling Products (multi-ethnic)
Hand & Body Lotion / Moisturizer
Loufa Sponges / Buff Puffs / Washcloths
Nail Files & Nail Clippers
Cotton Swabs / Cotton Balls