Wish List

Help Courage Connection Meet the Need!

Donations of clothing and goods are accepted at the following locations:

  • 508 E. Church Street, Champaign
  • Main Street, Urbana
  • Connections Resale Store, Lincoln Square Mall, Urbana

Donation Drop-Off Hours:

Tues & Thurs 10am-1pm and Sat 9am-1pm

(Female and Male products accepted)
(Please note, all medications must be new and unopened)

003 moverformomsThe following items are always needed:

  • Supplies
    • Toilet paper
    •  Paper towels
    •  Cleaning supplies
      • all purpose, disinfectant, wipes, bathroom cleaner
    •  Ziploc freezer bags
      • quart and gallon size
    • Powered or pod laundry detergent
    •  Bleach
    • Garbage bags
      • tall & 45 gallon
    • Dish detergent
    • Hand soap
    • Kleenex
    • Towels- large bath, hand, wash cloths
    • Twin sheets, comforters, blankets
    • Laundry baskets
    • New pillows
    • Hand sanitizer
    •  Large storage bins/tubs
    • Swiffer and Swiffer cloths
    • Small rag mops
    • Journals
    • First aid kits
    • Umbrellas
    • Bus tokens/bus passes
  • Personal care supplies
    • Pads/panty liners/tampons
    • Deodorant
    • Body wash
    • Lotion
    • African-American hair care products
    • Toothpaste, toothbrushes, mouthwash, dental floss
    • Pain relievers- ibuprofen, acetaminophen
    • Allergy medication- day and night formulas
    • Cold/flu medicines- day formulas
  • Children Supplies
    • Baby wipes, lotion, powder
    • Diapers/pull-ups
    • Baby wipes, lotion, powder
    • Baby shampoo and wash
    • Bottles, cups, bowls, spoons
    • Diaper sizes 3,4,5,6  and pull-ups
    • New infant toys
    • Pacifiers, teething rings
    • Arts and crafts supplies
    • New or gently used children’s books
    • Infant (under 4) and children’s ibuprofen
    • Infant (under 4) and children’s cold/flu
    • Baby monitors
    • Children’s riding toys
    • Bilingual books
    • Sketch pads
    • Double strollers
    • Cribs
    • Pack and Play
  • Kitchen supplies
    • Silverware
    • Baking trays
    • Skillets
    • Flatware (sets)
    • Food storage containers
    • Dish towels
    • Sponges
  • Office supplies
    •  White printer paper
    • Good Staplers, quality staples
    • Nice purple 2-pocket folders
    • Shark Vacuums  Cleaner
    • Gift cards for everyday needs and gas- Meijer, Walmart, Schnuck’s, Super Pantry, Mobil, BP
    • New Computers, keyboards
    • Office chairs
    • Conference room chairs
    • New or gently used office chairs (vinyl, leather, or mesh)
    • Alarm clocks
  • Agency Items
    • Semi-new passenger van and/or mini-van
    • Semi-new small moving truck
    • Gently used/new upright freezer
    • 36 inch TV or bigger
    • Shark vacuum cleaner
    • Mini Refrigerator

Please click the link below to view the full list of our ongoing needs.

Interested in conducting a donation drive at your office, school, church, or other organization?  Please submit our Group Volunteer Application. Thank you for your generous support!

Courage Connection now has an Amazon Wish List!
Our program staff put together a list of needed items for our shelters. Items ship directly to Courage Connection.
How simple and convenient!


Click here to view the whole Wish List.