Donation Wish List

YWCA of WNY Wish List (for low income families that we serve):

  • Personal hygiene products (deodorant, shampoo, conditioner, soap, feminine hygiene products, lotion, toothpaste, toothbrush);
  • Furniture (new or gently used couches, kitchen sets, lamps; various household items, etc.);
  • Emergency food (initial food upon program entry – Gift cards welcomed;
  • Cleaning supplies (brooms, mops, buckets, paper towels, all purpose cleaners);
  • Household supplies (new or gently used dishes, pots & pans, glasses, kitchen appliances);
  • Art supplies (construction paper, paints, markers);
  • Office supplies (legal pads, pens, pencils, markers; clips, etc.);
  • Field trip transportation costs for continued learning outside the classroom;

YWCA of WNY  Erie County Family Court Children’s Center Wish List:

  • Gently used clothing for infants and toddlers (i.e. socks, underwear, pants, shirts)
  • Crib sheets and blankets
  • Baby wipes/diapers (any size)
  • Tissues
  • Gently used toys
  • Educational toys
  • Wooden puzzles 
  • Board games
  • Hat and gloves (winter months)
  • Healthy snacks

Donations are tax-deductible.

Wish List: YWCA WNY Children’s Centers in the Courts

The YWCA of WNY also welcomes a range of in-kind donations via to support the Children’s Centers in the Courts.

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Donate Online

One of the easiest ways to donate is through PayPal’s secure website. When you click on “donate” you will be directed to a secure server.  A PayPal account is not required. Simply enter the amount of your gift and requested card information. Donations are tax-deductible.

If you have items to donate:

Siobhan Carr
Administrative Assistant
(716) 852-6120 x.107

Donations are tax-deductible.