Wish List

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Patients make more than 140,000 visits to Doernbecher annually. We consistently need new books, toys, art supplies, and other items that help patients and their families feel more welcome.

Please, NEW items only due to infection control requirements.

Games, toys and action figures

Card games

Legos and Lego kits (all ages)


Cars and trucks (medium and large)

Trains, planes and motorcycles

Popular action figures and characters

Handheld electronic game (bass fishing, football game, Yahtzee, Connect Four, etc)

Arts/crafts and activities

Art and craft kits (Klutz and others)

Bead kits (school age and teens)



PlayDoh kits

Sculpey clay model magic (small packages)

Model car kits (all levels)

Model car non‐toxic paint and glue

Oil pastels (tubes 8oz or larger)

Gel pens

Washable Crayola brand: colored pencils, markers and crayons

Construction and cardstock paper packs


Knitting needles – size 10

Crochet hooks

Electronics and accessories

PS2 and PS3 games (rated E preferred)

DVDs (newly released, PG‐13 and lower)

Wii games and controllers

Xbox games and controllers

Infant and toddler items

Preferred brands: Fisher Price, Sassy, Infantino, The First Years, Little Tikes, Leapfrog and Baby Einstein

Rattles and teething toys

Early development/learning toys

Board books (English and Spanish)

Lights and sounds toys

Duplo building blocks


One piece outfits and socks (newborn‐ 12 months)

Comfortable 1- and 2‐piece outfits and socks (12 months+)

Receiving blankets

Muslin and regular swaddling blankets

Nesting toys

Teen items

$5, $10, $20 gift cards (Starbucks, Target, Fred Meyer, etc)

Items from popular athletic teams (hats, shirts, posters, etc)

Sports/car magazines and trivia books

Advanced art kits

Acrylic tube paint kits and brushes (8oz tubes or larger)

Watercolor tube paint kits and brushes

Watercolor paper pads / drawing pads

Books – chapter and 1st reader (English and Spanish)

Journals (both boys and girls styles)


Nail polish and nail polish kits

Make‐up kits

Pajama bottoms, sweat pants and t‐shirts – size M and L (boys and girls)

Underwear – size toddlers through teens (boys and girls)

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