HOW TO HELP - IMMEDIATE NEEDS

All items must be CLEAN, SAFE and in 'Like New' condition please!
We prefer that used baby equipment and furniture is no more than 5 years old.

ITEM NEEDS

NOW ACCEPTING SPRING ITEMS!

IMMEDIATE NEEDS

(Some items are also listed on our Amazon Wish List for direct delivery! Find the link HERE

BRAND NEW off-season items can be accepted any time, but nothing used that's off-season due to storage challenges.

IMPORTANT NOTE: All "gently used" clothing must be freshly washed and sorted by gender/size before dropping off. Please thoroughly clean all baby equipment and check for recalls prior to donating. Our volunteers appreciate it!

FURNITURE NEEDS

(Please donate items that are no more than 5 years old in safe, clean shape. Instructions are helpful if you can print them or include the original.)

  • Mini Cribs & Mattresses (no full size cribs needed at this time!)
  • Twin Beds (with slats - no box springs OR trundle beds, please!)
  • Twin Mattresses (New or like new are preferred - no pets/smoke please!)
  • Jogging Strollers / Double Strollers
  • Baby Gates in excellent condition

BEDDING NEEDS 

  • Crib Sheets & Toddler Bed Sheets
  • Twin Bed-In-A Bag sets (see our Amazon Wish List!)
  • Crib and Twin Mattress Protectors (new is preferred)
  • Pack n' Play / Bassinet Sheets (neutral styles preferred)
  • New Bago Duffle Bags (or any other new, compact duffle size 60L or larger - see Amazon Wish List!)

MISC. BABY NEEDS

  • Boppy Pillows / Covers (clean and like new)
  • Diapers - Preemie, Newborn & size 4, 6 & 2/3T Pull Ups
  • New Diaper Pails - see our Amazon Wish List for the DiaperGenie!
  • Formula - Needed NOW!
    • Similac Sensitive and Pro-Sensitive Baby Formula
    • Enfamil Formula (Sensitive brands most needed)

CLOTHING NEEDS

  • Boys' Clothing
    • 6-9 mo. shorts
    • 24 mo. tops
    • 2T/3T Spring Clothing (tops and bottoms)
    • Sz. 7/8 shorts or lightweight bottoms
    • Sz. 12 shorts / lightweight joggers/sweatpants
    • Underwear - 7/8, 8, 10
    • Socks (9-2 kids)
    • Undershirts (10/12, 14/16)
    • PJs - 18 mo., 18-24 mo., 3T, 10/12
    • New Swimsuits
  • Girls' Clothing
    • 2T/3T Spring Clothing (tops and bottoms)
    • Sz. 6 Short sleeved dresses
    • Sz. 6 & 8 Shirts
    • New Swimsuits & Cover Ups
  • Women's Clothing 
    • Lightweight hoodies / sweats for teen girls in adult sizes
    • Fashionable summer clothing in like new condition (not TEEN styles)
    • Bras (only new bras, please)
      • Trainer Bras
      • 32 (A)
      • 36 (A&B)
    • New Swimsuits & Cover Ups
  • Men's Clothing
    • XS shirts & XS sweatpants / joggers
    • Underwear (All Sizes!)
    • Athletic socks
    • PJs - Men's small
    • Basketball/gym shorts (all sizes)
    • ALL size lightweight sweats / hoodies / joggers for teens

SHOE NEEDS

  • Crocs!! - All sizes and colors! (No flip flops, please - we're full!)
  • "Every day shoes" in all kid and adult sizes
    • Most needed - Girls' Shoes/Sneakers
      • Toddler (5, 9, 10, 11)
      • Youth (1 & 4)
      • Women's (6-10)
    • Most needed - Boys' Shoes/Sneakers
      • Infant (4)
      • Toddler (11 & 12)
      • Men's (7)

HYGIENE NEEDS

For this category, we ask that you donate items that are not 'dollar store' quality, as our kids and teens deserve products that will be gentle to their skin and brands they will get excited about. We've found that they LOVE shopping the hygiene section!

  • Teen Hygiene Items:
    • Women's razors
    • Sanitary pads in different sizes (No panty liners)
    • Old Spice / Axe products for Men
    • Body Wash for men
    • Perfumes / Body Sprays (Bath & Body Works are awesome!)
    • Cetaphil & Cerave products
    • Products for sensitive and natural skin and hair
  • New Towels & Wash Cloths

OTHER NEEDS

  • Squishmallows of any size and kind! 🙂
  • Retail Gift Cards (Amazon, Target, Walmart, Marshall's, American Eagle, Tilly's, Aerie, Visa, Starbucks, Wawa, etc. for teen clothing, shoes and treats!)
  • Restaurant Gift Cards (UberEats, GrubHub, Burger King, Wendy's, pizza, Wawa, etc. for our families who need one less thing to think about when new children are placed with them)

GENERAL NEEDS

Please do not donate items that have been stored in garages, attics, basements, barns and are covered in dirt and grime. Our volunteers appreciate it!

  • New Bath Towels & Wash Cloths

  • Journals, sketchbooks and fun pens and art supplies for our teens

  • Products for natural hair  (Cantu brand is great!)

  • New Bibs

  • New Pacifiers

  • Strollers (double, snap 'n go and sit & stand, jogging)

  • Pack 'n Plays (less than 5 years old in excellent condition)

  • New Formula (Unopened, not expired)

  • Baby Food / Toddler Snacks

  • New hygiene items for babies through teens (not from Dollar Tree)

  • New Car Seats/Boosters

  • High Chairs

  • Baby Swings

  • NEW Cribs & Mini Cribs (no longer able to accept used)

  • Toddler/Twin/Bunk beds

  • Crib & Twin Mattresses (no pets, please)

  • New Bras

  • New Socks/Underwear in all sizes

  • NEW Games/Cards/Puzzles (kids & teens)

  • New Clothing and Shoes with tags are always a special treat for our TKP kids.

  • Reusable Shopping Bags (Marshall's, Ross, or grocery bags to use for our shoppers)

  • Book series for all ages

  • USPS Stamps for mailings

  • Printer ink for HP61

SERVICES:

  • Volunteers (PA Background checks required) to work at The Kindness Exchange

  • Building improvement experts (HVAC expert needed now!)

  • Cleaning helpers

  • Grant writers

  • Lawn and Snow Maintenance