Wish List

Holiday Giving

Your gift helps Courage Connection provide life-changing and life-saving services to ensure every member of our community has the education, resources, and support to live in safe and healthy relationships.


Please consider shopping our Wish list or making a monetary donation

Amazon WishList

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If you wish to shop local and pick out items for the clients of Courage Connection please use this list below as your guide. We are excepting donations between the hour of  9 am and 6 pm Monday – Friday, and 9 am – 3 pm on Saturday and Sunday. Please call 217- 352-7151, before you drop off any donations.


General Items Needed

  • Non-perishable food items
  • Gas cards
  • Gift cards (visa, grocery, and restaurant)
  • Bus passes
  • Headphones
  • First aid kits

New and gently used clothing and shoes – Fall/Winter, please freshly washed and folded items, boxed or bagged.

  • Boys and girls clothes, boots, shoes, and PJ’s (size newborn -14)
  • Women & children: winter coats
  • Women, men, and children New sweatpants sweatshirts and t-shirts
  • Pajamas (women & children)
  • NEW underwear ( women men  and children)

Personal care items

  • Body wash
  • Thermometers
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Shampoo and Conditioner
  • African American/Ethnic hair care products
  • Lip balm
  • Deodorant
  • Razors
  • Tampons/ pads
  • Combs and brushes

Household items

  • NEW bath towels and washcloths
  • NEW hand towels
  • NEW Pillows
  • Ziplock bags of all sizes
  • Food storage containers
  • Disinfectant  spray


  • NEW toys (all ages)
  • NEW baby bottles
  • Baby wash & lotion
  • Baby oil
  • Diaper rash cream

Thank you for your generous support!