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Wish Lists

Donation Wish List

Every year, the needs of our community grow. Children & Families of Iowa is always looking for certain items and donations that make it possible for the organization to restore hope. To speak with someone about in-kind donations, please contact CFI’s Volunteer Coordinator at [email protected] or 515-697-7968. All donated items should be scheduled for drop off at 1111 University Avenue in Des Moines. Please call ahead to schedule a time to deliver items.

  • Nonperishable Food Items
  • Laundry/Household Cleaning Items: Cleaning supplies, paper towels, toilet paper, laundry soap, dryer sheets, and fabric softener.
  • Personal Care and Baby Items: Shampoo, deodorant, toothbrushes and toothpaste, tampons, diapers, wipes, beauty and (disposable) medical supplies.
  • 3-ring binders: One to one and a half inches wide, any color, 200-300 total.

Children & Families of Iowa is not able to accept used clothing, used toys or car seats at this time.

By donating any of the new items listed above, donors provide a gift that makes a lasting difference to the thousands of individuals served by Children & Families of Iowa each year.