Boysville Daily Needs

Help provide the little things that make the big difference to children in need by donating basic everyday items to Boysville. Children arrive at all hours of the day and night with literally the clothing on their back.  We provide each child with new clothing, hygiene items, shoes, and toys that are theirs to keep.  The items listed below are things that we rotate through quickly.  *Please note that we do ask for new clothing and shoes for our children.

Daily Needs

Boys’ Basic Needs*

– Axe,Tag, Old Spice Deodorant
– Body Wash
– Hair Gel
– Ankle Socks
– Boxers
– Combs / Brushes
– Cologne
– “Hoodies” (sweatshirts with hoods)
– Undershirts / Muscle shirts / Tall Tees
– New Clothes (All Sizes)
– New Shoes (All Sizes)
– Pajama Pants  (All Sizes)
– Nike or Adidas Slides
– Gift Cards from Walmart / Target


Infants and Toddler Basic Needs*

– Diapers
– Baby Wipes
– Baby Lotion
– Bottles
– Teethers
– New Baby Clothes
– Baby Shampoo/Conditioner
– Sippy Cups
– Bibs
– Burping Cloths
– Crib Bedding

Girls’ Basic Needs*

– Hair Accessories
– Socks / Leggings
– Hair Products (mousse, gel, shampoo, etc.)
– Ethnic Hair Products
– Scented Body Spray/Lotions
– Nail Polish
– Make-Up
– Deodorant
– Underwear
– Fashion Accessories (purses, jewelry, etc.)
– New Robes (All Sizes)
– New Pajamas (All Sizes)
– New Clothes/Shoes (All Sizes)
– Gift cards from Target / Wal-Mart
– Hair Dryers/Straighteners/Curling Irons
– Nike or Adidas Slides/Flip Flops

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