“There are no seven wonders of the world in the eyes of a child. There are seven million.”

–Walt Streightiff

Items currently in need:

Boy’s needs:

T-shirts – All Sizes
Pants – All Sizes
Long-Sleeve Shirts – All Sizes
Hoodies – All Sizes
Socks – All Sizes (new)
Underwear – All Sizes (new)
Tennis Shoes – All Sizes (new)
Dress shoes – All Sizes (new)

Girl’s needs:

T-shirts – All Sizes
Pants – All Sizes
Long-Sleeve Shirts – All Sizes
Hoodies – All Sizes
Socks – All Sizes (new)
Underwear – All Sizes (new)
Tennis Shoes – All Sizes (new)
Dresses – All Sizes
Dress shoes – All Sizes (new)

Additional items always in need:

Unscented baby wipes
Diapers – Newborn to size 5
Pull-ups – Sizes 2T, 3T, 4T and 5T
Tampons
Pads
Toilet Paper
Hair Detangler
Hairbrushes and picks
2 in 1 shampoo and conditioner
Dove unscented soap
Unscented body lotion w/ pump
Tooth Paste
Tooth Brushes – Not electric
Chapstick

Twin zippered plastic mattress covers
Twin bed skirts solid colors
Child-friendly twin comforters (or bed-in-a-bag sets)
Mainstays 100% Cotton Percale, 200 Thread Count Sheet Set, Twin
Mainstays Deep Pockets Standard 20″ X 26″ Pillows

2 ply dinner napkins
Kitchen Dish Towels
Dawn Dish Soap
Dixie Cups (3oz and 5oz)
8.5″ Paper Plates
Paper Towels “Select-a-Size”
Ziploc Bags – All/any size
Cling Wrap
Aluminum Foil

Non-perishable snack foods for 24 kids (Fruit snacks, Little Debbie snacks)
29oz cans of fruit – Mandarin oranges; fruit cocktail; pineapple chunks
Egg Noodles (Medium)
Quick Cook Oatmeal

Activity Passes

We appreciate your help to give the children wonderful experiences through gift passes for activities throughout the year, such as AMC theaters, Flying Squirrel,  Westside Lanes, the HUB, Children’s Museum Missoula, SpectrUM, Currents/Splash Montana, Montana Grizzly Football and Basketball games, Missoula Children’s Theater productions, and other cultural experiences.

Gift Certificates
Gift certificates to Target, Wal-Mart, the Book Exchange, Gas Cards, Visa Gift Cards and Old Navy are an excellent way to ensure that we can provide appropriate clothing and care for every child who comes to the Shelter. We use these cards to purchase immediate needs for all of our programs.  

You can also shop our Amazon Wish list. Shopping the Amazon wish list is simple, quick and incredibly helpful! 

PLEASE NOTE: Contributions are now being accepted at 4978 Buckhouse Lane, Missoula, MT 59804 (behind Fred’s Appliance and next to the PEAK Racquet Club off Blue Mountain Road) Monday through Friday 9:00 am to 4:00 PM. We have specific needs and cannot accept large truckloads. If you have any questions, please feel free to call before you come at 406-549-0058.