YWCA Evansville

Wish List

YWCA Wish List

Thank you so much for taking a look at our wish list! It is so wonderful that community members like yourself are thinking about us. So that we can adhere to state guidelines and safety regulations, we are unable to accept certain items. 

  • We cannot accept used car seats or used cribs (although we can take used pack and plays).
  • We cannot accept stuffed animals, used pillows, used mattresses, etc.
  • In most cases, we do not accept used toys. At certain times, we are looking for specific items, so please call us and let us know what you are looking to donate.
  • We do take seasonal clothing. We prefer that the clothing be dropped off on Friday, Saturday or Sunday.
  • We also take donations of hygiene products, house goods, etc.

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Necessities for the YWCA         Holiday gift ideas for the homeless women and children living in our shelter
Diapers - all sizes Journals & notebooks
Pots & pans

Make-up sets

Cooking utensilsLotions
Drinking glasses

House shoes

Twin size bed in a bag (comforter & sheet set)           Hair accessories (bows, headbands, etc.)
NEW Standard size pillows Craft kits
NEW Twin size plastic mattress covers Books (for girls)
NEW Plastic pillow covers Purses
Light weight blankets Dolls/Barbies and accessories - all ethnicities
Box fans  Puzzles/Games
Alarm clocks  Coloring books/crayons/markers
Plastic containers with lids (for clothing)  Legos
Three drawer plastic rolling containers  Baby toys
Shampoos & conditioners  Remote control cars
Brushes & Combs 


Women and children (all sizes):

Light weight sweat pants
Pants with elastic waists
Flip flops
NEW Socks
NEW underwear
Casual Shoes
Winter Coats, hats and gloves