Urgent Needs! Can you help?

“…Future generations will be told about the Lord. They will proclaim His righteousness to a people yet unborn for He has done it.

FALL/WINTER 2014 URGENT AND PRACTICAL NEEDS*

CRITICAL NEEDS:  (Inventory almost depleted)

  • Baby cereal, especially RICE
  • Diapers – Sizes 1, 3, 4, 5
  • Baby wipes

URGENTLY NEEDED:

  • Maternity Clothes – new and gently used
  • Pack-N-Play sheets (also called play yard sheets)
  • Crib sheets, mattress pads
  • Baby bottles, feeding items, sippy cups
  • Diaper rash cream
  • Diaper bags
  • Nursing pads

ON-GOING NEEDS:

  • Infant & toddler clothing, sizes birth to 4T (new or gently used)
  • Winter coats or snow suits, infant to size 2T (girls and boys)
  • Winter P.J.’s, birth to 4T (girls and boys)
  • Receiving blankets (girls & boys)
  • Warm fleece blankets (girls & boys)
  • Hand-knit or quilted blankets
  • Diapers – all sizes
  • Formula – all brands, types
  • Pacifiers
  • Bibs, burp cloths
  • Baby wash / lotion
  • Breast pumps (new or gently used)
  • Infant and toddler toys (new or gently used)
  • Toddler books, Bible story books, Children’s Bibles
  • Baby equipment (strollers/high chairs/saucers/swings/bouncy chairs, etc., new or gently used)
  • Cribs (new or used stationary cribs only)

IDEAS FOR HOLIDAY GIVING TO BLESS MOMS WHO NEED ENCOURAGEMENT:

“Pamper Me” gift bags:

  • Personal care items: lipstick, nail polish, deodorant, etc.
  • Stretch mark cream
  • Chocolate
  • Bubble bath
  • Gift card: Target, Kohl’s, Meijer
  • Devotional
  • Baby name book
  • Baby booties (neutral color)

Other ideas for prenatal support gifts:

  • New maternity outfit (top and bottom)
  • Gift certificate for haircut
  • Maternity PJ’s
  • New nursing bra / underwear
  • Belly band
  • Baby wash, lotion, ointment gift pack
  • Breast pump
  • Diaper bag
  • Baby carrier
  • Crib & mattress
  • Laundry basket filled with new baby layette

Family Support Services
Please deliver material donations to this location.

616.261.0014
2438 28th St SW
Wyoming, MI 49509-2104
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Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: 9:00 – 4:00 p.m. (closed 12:00 – 1:00)
Thursday: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 – 3:00 p.m.

*The PRC is registered at Babies R Us and Target.  Go to either of these store locations to print out the registry, or shop on-line at www.babiesrus.com , www.target.com
Both Target and Babies R Us registries are under the following name:

First name:         PRC

Last name:          Wyoming

State:                    MI   (but not necessary—pulls up without state)

 

 ** USED CRIBS ACCEPTED FOR DONATION:

  • Used stationary cribs (the sides do not drop) in good condition, and not included in any recall

THE PRC CANNOT ACCEPT:

  • Any recalled equipment or toys
  • Drop-side cribs, which are now banned in the U.S.
  • Crib mattresses that are ripped or torn
  • Used car seats
  • Crib bumper pads
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