HOW YOU CAN HELP

 

In order to put on Birthday Parties, the DFW Birthday Brigade is in need of your help gathering Birthday gifts and prizes for attendees.

Please see the below list of items - if you are able to donate any of these things, it is very appreciated!

 

ACH Child and Family Services LIFE Project Party

 

This is geared towards youth aging out of Foster Care, 18-21 Years old.

  • Gifts/Prizes range from $5.00 to $10.00 

  • Décor items (like a small potted succulent or a picture frame)

  • Basic tools (like a small hammer or a screwdriver with multiple heads – stores sell small sets of these)

  • High quality manual can opener

  • Sets of towels/washcloths

  • Small first aid kit

Other Needed Items

 

There are other items needed which are not age specific.

Drawstring backpacks or totes which can be re-used by the recipient. Average cost of these is $5.00 - Many youth arrive at the shelter with only the clothes on their backs.

In winter, we give assortments of blankets, beanie/toboggan hats, wind breakers and gloves.

 

In the summer, we let them choose from a collection of flip flops. These are only $1.00 at Dollar Tree! 

 

ACH Child and Family Services Youth Emergency Shelter

 

This is geared towards youth ages 10-17 years old

  • High Quality Chapstick, Body Wash, Cologne and Perfume

  • Books of all areas 

  • Small Flashlights

  • Wallets or Change Purses

  • Bus Passes

  • Phone Chargers (Android & iPhone)

  • Earbuds

  • Pop Sockets (Circular, stick-on device for back of phone which pops out and makes the phone easier to hold)

  • Watches

  • Yoyos

  • Grownup coloring books and colored pencils/markers

  • Paint sets with books or blank paper pads

  • Sports Equipment (Basketballs, Frisbees, Footballs, Soccerballs, Volleyballs, Glow in the dark balls - Five & Below has a bunch)

  • Light-up spinners

  • Insulated cups/mugs/water bottles all styles. If it has a handle that's a plus!

  • Deck of Cards, Grown up card games, Board games

  • Small Makeup/Toiletry bags

  • Socks

  • Food/Snacks that can withstand heat (ie, chips, trail mix with no chocolate)

  • Small Gatorades/Juice Packs

 

We are also available for donation through PayPal!

 

WE WELCOME YOUR DONATION

DONATE ITEMS

© 2018 by DFW Birthday Brigade. 

Call us:

817-313-1879

Suzy Gardner
PO Box 603, Tolar, TX 76476