From Wishes to Reality
Every year, we receive thoughtful non-monetary donations that contribute to improving the lives and care of our children and youth.
If you would like to get others involved in giving, call our offices and we will help you host a gift drive at your church or company.
The Methodist Children’s Homes is a 501c3 nonprofit organization. All donations are tax deductible.
Needs for Therapeutic Residential Care
First Aid Kits
Bars of Soap, Bottles of Shampoo and Conditioner, Deodorant, Dental floss
Bedrooms Items (Standard Size Pillows, Hangers, Clothes Baskets)
Bathroom Items(Towels, Wash Clothes, Flat Irons, Curlers)
Kitchen Items (Serving Platters, Plates/Bowls, Plastic Tumblers, Cups, Dish washing Liquid, Brooms/Dust Pan, Dish Towels, Tall Kitchen Garbage Bags, Outdoor Garbage Bags, Paper Towels, Batteries, Cleaning Supplies)
Living Room Items (Teen Coloring Books, Color Pencils, Wii Games, DVD’s, One Karaoke Machine, Zumba DVD, Xbox, Xbox Games,)
Band-aids, Medical tape (reg. and paper), Ace bandages, Tongue depressors, Rolls of paper for exam tables, Hand Sanitizer, Clorox wipes, Individual Alcohol Pad Packets)
Needs for Foster Care
Diapers Size New Born to Size 5, Fire extinguisher, Fire Alarms
$50 Walmart Gift Cards – Sometimes children come to us with only the clothes on their back. In these situations, we like to give the foster care parents a gift card so they can purchase the basic necessities for their child.
Four-Door Car (Used to take children in foster care to visitations, doctors appointments, court, etc)
Needs for Maintenance
80 Gallon Air Compressor
Truck Bed Heavy Duty Side Tool Boxes (Click for example)
Tractor Attachments(Finish Mower, Back Hoe)
Nail Gun Set (Framing Gun to Brad Nailer)
Needs for Campus Life
Inflatable Movie Screen (example)
Portable Sound System (Yamaha StagePas 400i or 600i)
Recreational Activities (Tickets to movies, bowling, putt-putt golf, etc.)
Birthday and Christmas Gifts
Sport Items (Basketballs, Soccer balls, Footballs, etc.)
Bath and Body Works Gift Sets
Ear Bud Headphones
Gift Cards (Walmart, Target, etc.)
Teen Appropriate DVDs