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Buy items The Arc of East Central Iowa needs to allow our participants, their friends and family members, our visitors, and our staff and volunteers to do their best. Purchase items from our lists and drop them off at our office.

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Kitchen Needs

  • Can opener – heavy duty
  • Digital kitchen timers
  • Dish soap
  • Paper bowls
  • Paper plates
  • Paper towels
  • Plastic spoons and forks
  • Plastic wrap
  • Ziploc bags (gallon, quart, sandwich size)
  • Ziploc FREEZER bags (gallon)

Snack & Cooking Activity Items

  • 100% juice
  • Disposable cake pans (9×13 foil pans with lids)
  • Flavored frosting for cakes
  • Fruit snacks
  • Granola bars
  • Muffin tins
  • Pan non-stick spray
  • Re-usable cake pans (9 x 13)
  • Snack crackers (Ritz, Graham, Club, Oyster, Saltine)

General Supplies

  • Baby wipes (unscented/sensitive)
  • Chapstick (unscented)
  • Disinfectant wipes & spray
  • Hand sanitizer & refills
  • Hand soap & refills
  • Kleenex/Tissues (cube boxes)
  • Link rollers
  • Lotion (travel size & unscented)

Office Supplies

  • Batteries (AAA, AA, C & D)
  • Double-sided tape
  • Dry erase markers/erasers
  • Duct tape
  • File folders (regular and hanging – letter size)
  • Ink pens (blue and black ink)
  • Pocket folders (durable)
  • Markers (washable)
  • Masking tape
  • Sharpies
  • Sticky tack

Program Needs

  • Adult coloring books
  • Bean bag chairs or bean refills
  • Board games for teens/adults (Scattegories, Pay Day, Life, Clue, Heads Up, Family Charades, etc.)
  • Books on CD for kids & teens
  • Bubbles
  • Coloring/activity books (super hero/contemporary)
  • Construction paper (8.5 x 11 – various colors)
  • Crayola crayons
  • Dice
  • DVDs (newer G/PG)
  • Kinex
  • Markers (washable)
  • Master Pieces NFL Matching Game
  • Padlocks with keys
  • Sensory items (water tubes, soft plastic gel-filled shapes)
  • Spot It! game
  • Transformers
  • TVs – Flat screen at least 32 inches
  • Weaving & jewelry making kits

Clothing & Textiles

  • Teenage-sized shorts and jogging pants and swimsuits (boys and girls – draw strings or elastic)
  • Towels (bath and beach)