In-Kind Gifts

In-Kind Gifts

Do you have new or gently used computers, sports equipment, books or other items that might aid in the operation of our programs or administration? Below you will see a list of items currently needed at one or more of our Club sites. If you would like to donate any of these items, please contact Jason Roth, Senior Director, Resource Development at 816-361-3600 x232 or

Classroom Needs

  • Electric Pencil Sharpeners (20 total)
  • World map or globe (34 total)
  • Wall clocks (35 total)
  • Butcher paper rolls (20 total)
  • Bulletin Board letters and borders

    Educational Programming Supplies

    • Pencils
    • Colored pencils
    • Markers
  • Crayons
  • Spiral Notebooks
  • Chart Paper

    Club Front Office Supplies

    • Card Stock
    • Hanging File Folders
  • Tape dispensers
  • Staplers

    Arts Supplies

    • Construction Paper
    • Glue Sticks
    • Canvas for acrylic painting
    • Acrylic paints
  • Paint brushes
  • Felt
  • Magazines

    Healthy Lifestyles Equipment

    • Kick balls, footballs, basketballs, soccer balls
    • Hula Hoops
  • Baseball gloves
  • Youth golf clubs

    Miscellaneous Supplies

    • Grocery Store Gift Cards
    • Microscopes
  • Supply Bins/Organizers

    Book List

    • Picture Books (10 copies of each needed)
      • Firebird Misty Copeland
      • This is the Dream Daine Z. Shore
      • Water is Water Miranda Paul
      • Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters John Steptoe
      • The Lorax Seuss
      • Mummies in the Morning Mary Pope Osborne
      • Breathe Scott Magoon
      • You Can’t Taste Pickle with your Ear Harriet Ziefert
      • Actual Size Steve Jenkins
      • I, Too, am America Langston Hughes/Bryan Collier
      • The Rough-Face Girl Rafi Martin
      • The Arrival           Shaun Tan
      • Lifetime: The Amazing Numbers in Lola M. Schaefer

    Chapter Books (50-100 copies of each needed)

    • Ninth Ward Jewell Parker Rhodes
    • Percy Jackson and the Olympians Rick Riordan
    • One Crazy Summer Rita Williams-Garcia
    • The Midnight Zoo Sonya Hartnett

    Animal Lives

    • The Book Itch: Freedom, Truth, and Vonda Micheaux Nelson

    Harlem’s Greatest Bookstore

    • Magic School Bus: Inside the Human Joanne Cole


    • If you Travel West in a Covered Ellen Levine


    • Gordon Parks: How the Photographer Carole Boston Weatherford

    Captured Black and White America