In-Kind Wish List

Thank you for your support. By donating these materials to Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, you are giving patients the opportunity to play and have fun while they’re in the hospital. Please fully fill out our gift form and bring it with you when you drop off your donation. View a printable version of our Wish List.

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Clothes Closet

NOTE: Because of allergen and immunity concerns among patients, Children’s is only able to accept new clothing with the tags still attached and cannot accept used clothing.

  • Children’s clothing – boys and girls, all sizes (0-18 years old)
  • Athletic pants with an elastic waistband— *no denim (8 years old+)
  • Long sleeve shirts – all sizes (0-18 years old)
  • Sweatshirts – all sizes (0-18 years old)
  • Long sleeved onesies (3-12 months old)
  • Unisex T-shirts –adult sizes

Toys and Games

NOTE: Because of allergen and immunity concerns among patients, Children’s is only able to accept new toys and cannot accept toys that have been part of private collections.

  • Infant Baby Einstein toys
  • Infant rattles (Sassy and Bright Starts)
  • Infant O-balls
  • Toddler toys (light and sound, pop-up toys, stacking and sorting toys, Fisher Price, Playmobile, etc)
  • Preschool toys (play-sets with figures: Fisher Price Little People, Playmobile, Disney, Little Tikes animal flashlights, etc)
  • Thomas the Train
  • Little Tikes animal flashlights
  • Mega Blocks First Builders
  • Duplo kits and Mini Lego sets
  • Hot wheels
  • Action figures (Superhero, Princess, Frozen, Ninja Turtles, Star Wars)
  • Fisher Price Dr. kits
  • Magna doodle toy
  • Play-doh and play-doh sets
  • Jigsaw puzzles (12, 24 pieces)
  • Markers (regular and fine tip)
  • Crayons
  • Crayola water colors
  • Crayola Wonders kits All-in-one art kits (for all ages as well as boys and girls)
  • Fuzzy posters
  • Klutz art books
  • Sound story books, sticker story books, pop-up books and “seek and find” books
  • Games (Sorry, Memory, Headbanz, Connect 4, Trouble, Jenga, Cribbage, Sequence, Yahtzee, Apples to Apples, Guess Who and Monopoly)
  • Deck of playing cards, Uno, Skip-bo and Phase 10
  • Harmonica Key of C (Brand: Hohner Kids)
  • Egg shakers
  • Nail Polish
  • Ear buds
  • Drawing paper tablets
  • Notebooks (without wire binding)
  • New blankets (all ages)
  • Pillow Pets and other non-holiday stuffed animals
  • $15 or $20 gift cards (Target, Walmart, Amazon, Apple Store, iTunes)