Material Donation Needs

Material donations can be brought to our home office at 2301 Hickman Road in Des Moines. Our office hours are Monday - Friday, 9 - 4pm. If you have further questions, please email info@freedomforyouth.org.

Paper Products
- Cups (8oz/12oz)
- Plastic forks and Spoons
- Paper towels
- Paper plates
- Bowls
- Toilet paper
- Napkins

Snack Items
- Fresh fruit and vegetables are always appreciated
- Cheese sticks
- Pretzels
- Chips
- Crackers (cheez-its)
- Raisins
- Trail mix
- Granola bars
- Fruit snacks
- Apple sauce
- Pudding cups

Office Supplies
- First Aid kit
- Printer Paper
- Color Printer Paper
- Sharpies
- USB Drives

Cleaning Supplies
- Hand Sanitizer
- Hand soap
- Trash Bags (20 gal or higher)
- Disinfecting wipes
- Dish Towels
- Multi Surface Cleaner Spray
- Dish soap
- Toilet Cleaner

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Program Supplies
- Gift cards (Dollar General, Walmart, Fareway, True Value, Michaels, Stationary stores)
- Games - Connect 4, Guess Who, Jenga, Card Games like Uno, Spot it,
- Educational games
- Interactive toys - Marble Run, Legos, Playstix
- Puzzle – less than 100 pieces, 3D puzzle, marble run.
- Washable Markers (large tip)
- Crayons
- Coloring pencils
- Scissors
- Rulers
- Pencil sharpener – electronic and hand held
- Pens
- Books for all ages – 6 to 18
- Small toys or craft kits (use it for prizes)
- Basketballs, kickballs, soccer balls, tennis balls, foosball table balls, soccer cones, jump ropes
- Bubbles
- Sidewalk chalk
- Notebooks
- Backpacks
- NIV Bibles
- Hardwood for woodshop classes (oak, walnut, etc.)
- New bicycle parts and accessories (helmets, locks, seats, etc.)
- Musical instruments
- Newer, functioning laptops
- Flat screen TVs, Monitors