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Care Packages!

Proudmommieof2 started this conversation
Ok can some one help me.. I'm looking for a care package.. Well a couple actually. One for my family and one put together to help a group I'm helping.
I'm trying to put together small care packages together this year. So I'm looking for all kinds of Sample items such as shampoos, conditioners, soaps, body washes, lotions, sunscreen, perfumes, colognes, shaving creams, after shave, deodorant, toothpaste, tooth brushes, razors for both men and women, body mist, body sprays, makeup, lip sticks, blushes, eye shadows, eyeliners, lip gloss, chap stick, lip liner, moose, hair gels, and any other various samples or full sizes. Also looking for small totes, purses, hand bags, wallets etc for women and wallets for men. Avon and Mary Kay samples are also very much welcomed!
Anything is needed and welcomed. I am also looking for coupons for anything from Dog items, cat items, newborns, infants, children, preteens, teens, pre-adults, adult and elderly. I am also collecting points for cokes, Pepsi, Huggies and other various other sites that off points for rewards. I am trying to put together care packages for people in need :)..
I have so far gotten up to about 10 coke and Pepsi lids with points and have no clue what they do or what they are for. Honestly don't care I just want to help people out!
Out of respect I am asking everything donated please come from a smoke free home. The people I work with do have allergies. Please make sure the items are in good-great condition, unused, new, and in date!


As for my family and myself.
We're looking for non perishable foods *In date not expired*,gift cards or reloadable cards from Wal-Mart *I do have a debt card for Wal-Mart* For my children
Donna - chap sticks, shampoo 2in1 conditioner, hair brush, body wash, bubble bath, toothpaste, tooth brush, nail polish for girls, hair accessories,
Natalee- chap sticks, tear free shampoo and condition or tear free 2-1 shampoo/conditioner. body wash (for children under 5) bubble bath, toothpaste and toothbrush, hair accessories.
For my boyfriend he needs deodorant, body spray, men's razors for sensitive skin.
For myself I need, deodorant (Suave 24 hour protection in powder scent), women's razors for sensitive skin, shaving creams for sensitive skin, dandruff shampoo, toothpaste (for whitening teeth) Mouthwash (for whitening teeth and alcohol free) and chap stick.
And 4 bath scrubbers

Both girls are also asking for arts/crafting items such as
*Everything listed were asking that they be in assorted sizes, shapes, colors and patterns please :D*
pompoms, Google eyes, pipe cleaners, tons and tons and tons of buttons, tons and tons of beads (various shapes, sizes, colors, can be glass, plastic, etc), scissors *wacky designs* hole punches *assorted shape punchers*



Mismatch socks - Stain free, hole free, clean and from a smoke free home. And tons and tons of cotton fluff!
We are also looking for sewing needles, threads of various colors, paints (Washable), finger paints (washable), construction paper, glitter, glue bottle, glue sticks (both non toxic), color pencils, markers (non toxic and scented, including the ones with the cute little shapes), crayons, pencils, pencil sharpener, stencils, smocks, cottons balls, .) glue sticks (Used for glue guns, we already have 2 glue guns ), . Were also looking for the little $0.25 machine toys that are no long wanted or needed. And anything else that can be used towards arts and crafting.

My 7 yr old does have mental problems and as recommended by doctors, I am supposed to bring in the "Special Therapy" for her to express her feelings and moods. Basically my daughter is bi-polar, my youngest thank god isn't. As a way to prevent early use of medication the doctors want to get her to express her self in a constructive way instead of a destructive way. During the first part of school till about the last 2 months of school she is able to do so. Seems once she knows school is winding down she starts to spiral in a way. And gets out of control. Even at home, she gets bored with her self and others and doesn't allow her feelings to get out so they build till she explodes.

Anyways as an outlet were trying Art as the therapy since it works at school and when I had the supplies it works at home too!

This is stuff we need for our own personal use and a few of the crafts made will be donated towards the care packages I am putting together myself J
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