Hygiene Kit

  • One hand towel measuring approximately 15″ x 28″ to 16″ x 32″ (no fingertip, bath, dish towel or micro-fiber)

  • One washcloth

  • One wide-tooth comb removed from the package

  • One fingernail or toenail clipper removed from the package (either one is acceptable)

  • One bath-size bar of soap in the original package

  • One toothbrush in the original package

  • Ten standard size Band-Aids

All items need to fit inside a one-gallon Ziploc type bag. Remove the excess air from the bag and seal before boxing.

Do NOT add any extra items or toothpaste. A tube of extended expiration date toothpaste will be added to each hygiene kit just prior to its final journey.

School Kit

  • One pair of blunt scissors removed from the package (rounded tip, only)

  • Three 70-count bound notebooks or notebooks totaling 200-210 pages (no loose-leaf or filler paper)

  • One 30-centimeter / 12” ruler

  • One hand-held pencil sharpener removed from the package

  • One large eraser (no pencil cap erasers)

  • Six new, unsharpened pencils with erasers, removed from the package

  • One box of 24 crayons (only 24)

  • One 12”x14” to 14”x17” finished size cotton or lightweight canvas bag with handles (solid color or kid-friendly fabric, no logos, reusable shopping bags or backpacks)

*All items must be packed inside of the bag.