Donate Items – our Wish List

Donate Items – our Wish List 2017-12-11T10:42:26+00:00
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Adopt a King Street classroom or experience this holiday season! See below for ideas. 

Questions? Please contact Susannah Kerest at While we understand the value of used items, we ask that you consider purchasing new items or donating lightly used items in excellent condition.

King Street Center Wish List

**Featured Wishes**

  • Children’s Books with accompanying CD – great for our emerging readers & English Language Learners to utilize during Boost Time!
  • Weighted Lap Animal – calming company during quiet study and play.
  • Stainless Steel Forks for little hands


  • Sharp Park Tubing Party for Teens! Consider helping our Middle & High School youth get out for some snow fun this winter.
  • Let’s go bowling! We’d love enough passes for a class of 12 to go bowling and rent shoes to a local bowling alley.


Comfort & warmth basics

  • Soothing rest time music CD
  • Books on tape/CD for young children
  • Winter hats (new, please)
  • Water proof gloves/mittens for young children
  • Snow Pants, size 2T or 3T, 5yrs
  • Winter Jacket, size, 2T, 3T, 5 yrs
  • Winter boots​,  children’s size 10, 11 or 12​
  • Girls undies, size 3,4,5 (new, please)
  • Girls leggings, size 3, 4, 5, 8
  • Warm socks for young children (new, please)
  • Sneakers, children’s size 10, 11 or 12​

Arts & Crafts/Office/School Supplies

  • White, 8.5 x 11 paper
  • Poster board (all colors)
  • Construction paper
  • Watercolor paper
  • Cardstock (white)
  • Tissue Paper
  • Tracing Paper
  • Adult coloring books (Much enjoyed by our teens & older youth. We have plenty for our little ones.)
  • Clay (fimo and modeling)
  • Fusion beads
  • Glue sticks & Elmer’s glue (always a need!)
  • Pipe cleaners
  • Tape (all kinds, especially duct – bright colors & patterns welcome!)
  • Markers
  • Embroidery floss
  • Beads
  • Batteries
  • Children’s scissors
  • Plastic lacing
  • Papermade punch out paper books (cats, dogs, robots, etc.)

Gift cards

  • Grocery store gift cards
  • Movie passes (local, please)
  • Craft store gift cards (Michael’s, AC Moore)
Hoping to “adopt a family” this holiday season? Thank you for thinking of us. We do not have a gift program for families – but if your family/organization is hoping to support a specific family, please consider contacting the Salvation Army at (802) 864-6991 or email