Emergency Cleanup Buckets
    One five-gallon bucket with resealable lid (If bucket used, clean well but do not use if it held chemicals.)

    Four scouring pads

    Seven sponges, including one large

    One scrub brush

    Eighteen reusable, lightweight dry cleaning towels (e.g. Handi wipes)

    One 50 oz. or two 25 oz. bottle(s) of liquid laundry detergent

    One 16-28 oz. bottle of liquid disinfectant dish soap

    One 12-16 oz. bottle of household cleaner that can be mixed with water (no spray bottles)

    One package of 48-50 clothespins

    Clothesline, two 50 ft. or one 100 ft.

    Five dust masks

    Two pairs heavy-duty, waterproof dishwashing gloves (latex-free, non-surgical)

    One pair work gloves, cotton with leather palm or all leather

    24-28 heavy duty or contractor type 30-45 gallon trash bags on a roll and removed from carton

    One 6-9 oz. bottle of non-aerosol insect repellent

Hygiene Kits
   One hand towel measuring approximately 15″ x 28″ to 16″ x 32″ (no fingertip, bath, dish towel or micro-fiber)

   One washcloth

    One wide-tooth comb removed from the package

   One fingernail or toenail clipper removed from the package (either one is acceptable)

   One bath-size bar of soap in the original package

   One toothbrush in the original package

   Ten standard size Band-Aids
   $2.00 for shipping is helpful.

   Click here for a link to a printable hygiene kit list (pdf)

School Kits
    One pair of blunt scissors removed from the package (rounded tip, only)

    Three 70-count bound notebooks or notebooks totaling 200-210 pages (no loose-leaf or filler paper)

    One 30-centimeter / 12” ruler

    One hand-held pencil sharpener removed from the package

    One large eraser (no pencil cap erasers)

    Six new, unsharpened pencils with erasers (please remove pencils from the package)

    One box of 24 crayons (only 24)

    One 12”x14” to 14”x17” finished size cotton or lightweight canvas bag with handles

    Click here for a link to a bag pattern  (pdf)
    Click here for a link to a printable school kit list (pdf)

Questions?:  Email Sandi Straus at:  sstraus46@aol.com

The Lists Page
Please find below several lists of items we that we periodicly collect for mission projects or for worthy causes.
If you would like to help, purchase an item and
put it in the plastic bin on our front steps at 18 Town Hall Rd. in Madbury. 

Right now we are

taking advantage of

back to school sales and collecting packing and shipping.


We are not collecting for hygiene kits at this time

We are collecting for one cleanup bucket due the recent hurricane.