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Gift Cards ($25.00 increments are preferred)

General Goods
Costco
Wal-Mart
Target
CVS
Walgreens

Grocery Stores
Von’s/Safeway
Ralph’s

Gas Cards
Mobil
Chevron
Arco

Gifts/Misc.

*Gift items should be purchased in increments of 40 if possible as that is the number of guests we expect. There are generally fewer women than men and we will most likely have a few school-aged children.

40 large gift bags
New or slightly new Portable DVD Players or Laptops
Prepaid Phones
Universal Charging Cords for cars
Pet toys/Food
Motor Oil
Book Lights
Reading Glasses, Men’s and Women’s from 1.25 to 2.50
Sunglasses
Word Search or Crossword or Sodoku Books
Pens and Sharpies
Beginners Art Sets
Regal Movie Passes
Flashlights
Batteries, AAA, C, D
Book Lights
Umbrellas
Rain Ponchos
Backpacker’s Stoves and Fuel
Personal First Aid Kits
Bungee Cords

Cold Weather Needs (new items are preferred)

New or Gently Used Sleeping Bags
Blankets
Pillows
Pillowcases
Duffel Bags and Backpacks
Sweat Pants (large and extra-large men’s/women’s)
Sweat Shirts (large and extra-large men’s/women’s)
Socks
While Tee-shirts
Undergarments (men and women)

Toiletries

Toothbrushes/Toothpaste
Shampoo
Mouthwash
Body Wash
Razors for Men and Women
Deodorant
Lotion
Brushes/Combs
Washcloths
Hand Towels
Bath Towels
Tote Bags for Showers