Wish List

In addition to monetary contributions, Judson Center accepts NEW items that can be used by families who are our clients. These donations will make a great difference in the lives of those who we are privileged to serve. As of April 13 2018, Judson Center no longer accepts used items of any kind. (please note: Thrifty Boutique closes April 27, 2018) 

Other than non-perishable food items, personal care items, and cleaning supplies, which should be new, we are also seeking the following items to support individuals and families whom we serve:

Gift cards and entertainment passes: 

  • pre-paid gasoline cards
  • gift cards to Meijer, Target, Kroger, Walmart, etc.
  • tickets to museums, sporting events, the zoo, etc.
  • gift cards to Game Stop, Amazon, etc.

New Clothing:

  • pajamas
  • socks
  • undergarments

New items For Children:

  • baby swings
  • baby toys
  • back-to-school supplies
  • character-themed twin bed sheet sets
  • diaper bags
  • diaper-changing stations, changing pads
  • diapers (all ages and stages)
  • electronic games for infants and toddlers
  • exercise saucers
  • holiday-themed treats and gadgets
  • hula hoops
  • large bouncy balls
  • outdoor sandbox toys
  • puzzles with 50 or fewer pieces
  • larger puzzles with several pieces for our consumers in Autism
  • sports equipment, including balls for various sports
  • towels with fun designs
  • toys
  • washable markers

New items For Teens and Tweens: 

  • Gift cards for stores and entertainment 
  • clothing
  • journals
  • make-up
  • age appropriate games 


For the Home: Please note: we do not accept any used items. 

  • cleaning supplies: bleach, dishwashing soap, sanitizer
  • dinnerware (non-breakable)
  • food items (non-perishable)
  • kitchen supplies: foil, plastic wrap, serving spoons, storage and garbage bags
  • laundry supplies: dryer sheets, stain remover, detergent
  • towels for bath and kitchen
  • Carbon monoxide detectors 

 Food and Toiletry Pantry:

  • Non-expired, non-perishable, un-opened food items such as canned goods, pastas, and cereal
  • Shampoo, conditioner- biggest need are hair products for African American hair
  • Laundry Detergent
  • cleaning supplies 
  • Dental Hygiene products, toothpaste, toothbrushes, floss, etc. 
  • Feminine Hygiene Products: tampons, maxipads, etc. 
  • Diapers for children (no adult diapers, please) 

if need more information, or would like to host a food, toiletry, or toy drive, please contact Peggy Kerr, Community Engagement and Development Officer: 248-837-2019 or peggy_kerr@Judsoncenter.org 

Due to the nature of the work we do, Judson Center upholds the privacy of the children, adults and families we serve. Therefore, photos and names may be changed to protect identity.