Wish List (In-Kind Items & Supply Donations)

Your donations of materials and supplies throughout the year are appreciated, they free up operational funds to support our services. With the exception of children’s books and some craft supplies, materials should be new/unopened.


Please drop off in-kind item & supply donations to administrative offices at 3800 N Anthony Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46805 (inside Ivy Tech).


If you have questions about a donation please contact our Development team or by phone at 260-458-0125

Learning Centers

Block Sets
  • Geo-Mag-Wheels Team
  • Geo-Mag-COR
  • Magformers-a few different sets
  • Magformers Log cabin building set
Board Games
  • Yahtzee
  • Kerplunk
  • Battleship
  • Perfection
  • Quirkle
  • Jenga
Craft Supplies
  • Dry erase markers, crayons, chalk, glue, washable markers
  • Washable gallon primary colors tempera paint
  • Cotton balls, beads, glitter, ribbon, feathers, felt, pipe cleaners
  • Non-holiday cookie cutters
  • Food coloring
  • Wood craft sets
  • Slime making kit
  • Crayola/Prang water color sets
  • Pasta (variety of shapes, sizes)
  • Paper lunch bags
  • Coffee filters
  • Yarn
  • Paper plates
  • Sidewalk chalk
  • Sketchbooks
  • Color by number
Reading, Music, Science
  • Flannel story boards, wood puzzles
  • Multicultural & classic children’s new or gently used books
  • Science activities for preschoolers (nature walk or lab sets)
  • CDs, multicultural instruments, recordable CDs and radio/CD
Classroom supplies
  • Boxes of tissue
  • Wash cloths and crib sheets
  • Rolls of Scotch tape
  • Cloth or paper napkins
  • Cloth bibs for infants and toddlers
  • Dawn® soap
  • Batteries (AA, C and D)
  • Crib sheets
Center equipment
  • Folding tables and non-cloth chairs
  • Sensory tables
  • 8.5 x 11″ laminator and pouches
  • Classroom chairs
STEM Wish List

Family Engagement Programs

Art materials
  • Finger paint paper
  • Sidewalk chalk
  • Water color paint
  • Moon sand
  • Farm animal stickers
  • Washable markers
  • Paper plates – large and small
  • Sharpie Markers (all colors)
Activity materials
  • Play dough
  • Wooden spoons of all sizes
  • Balls
  • 10 sets of alphabet blocks
  • Plastic sweater boxes with tight fitting lids
  • Infant rubber “squeezy” animals