Member Needs

Children’s Village

Fostering Idaho

The Family Resource and Training Center is in need of items for our teens in foster care.  Gas cards, grocery cards, hygiene items, art supplies, shoes sizes 7-12 (adult), household items, and gift cards for local shops such as ice cream or coffee. Open the Flyer >>

Kootenai Humane Society

Open Arms PCC and Real Choices Clinic

Baby Boutique: (all items are new in our boutique):

  • *Winter Boys & Girls Clothing (sizes newborn – 24 months)
  • *Baby Shoes
  • **Baby Socks
  • Baby Hygiene Items (shampoo, powder, bathing soap, lotion, etc.)
  • *Diapers, sizes Newborn – 5
  • *Baby Wipes
  • *Wearable Sleep Blanket (a sleeper that looks like a closed blanket at the bottom)
  • *Dreft Laundry Soap
  • *Thermometers in pacifier, head stripe and/or traditional form
  • Grooming Kit (including nail clippers, brush and comb and aspirator bulb)
  • Medicine Spoon or dropper
  • *First Aid Kit
  • *Car Seats
  • *Strollers
  • *Pak-n-Plays
  • High Chair
  • *Baby Barriers/Gate
  • Diaper Pail that is self-contained or has a lid
  • Infant Tub or bath ring
  • Baby Proofing Items (Cabinet latches, Drawer Latches, Outlet Covers)
  • Dishwashing Basket for bottle nipples
  • *Nursing Pillow
  • Nursing Pads
  • Nipple Cream
  • Diaper Rash Ointment
  • Baby Hooded Towels
  • Baby Wash Cloths
  • Cool or Warm Mist Humidifier
  • Swaddling Blanket (Blanket with Velcro pieces to assist swaddling baby)
  • Teething Toys
  • *Toys: Ages Newborn to 24 months
  • *Bath Toys
  • *Children’s Books (Hard Cover)
  • Nursing Cover-Up for Breastfeeding Mom

*items most wanted

Office Supplies:

  • Copy Paper, 8 ½ x 11 in white and pastels colors (pink, orange, blue, and yellow)
  • Financial donations for on-going education for staff and volunteers

Safe Passage Violence Prevention Center

Specific Holiday Requests:

Sexual Assault

  • sweatshirts, sweatpants, T-shirts and athletic shorts


  • bed pillows
  • bath towels
  • silverware, dishes and mugs
  • general kitchen utensils

Teen Outreach

  • variety of K-cups (for teen clients using services at local high school)
  • journals and adult coloring books

Child Advocacy Center

  • kid friendly snacks in individual packages (granola bars, Goldfish, Applesauce, etc.)
  • journals, notebooks, crayons and coloring books
  • teen appropriate books
  • puzzles, stress balls and tangle toys
  • small stuffed animal
  • weighted blankets & weighted stuffed animals

Full list:

St. Vincent de Paul

Click link or image to view PDF of Winter Needs.

Union Gospel Mission, Coeur d’Alene

  • Disinfectant wipes
  • Coffee
  • Hygiene products
  • Standard size pillows
  • Laundry baskets
  • $5 & $10 gift cards from local coffee shops, WalMart, Walgreens (close to UGM)
  • Bathrobes & Pajama Drive – Women’s & Children’s sizes


  • Visionary Partners

    Thank you to our Visionary Partners who support the Education Information Center:
    Additional Thanks for Support from Avista