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Wish List

You can make a real impact for youth with a donation today of one or more of the following suggested items.

Gift Cards

Gift Cards

Our greatest need is for non-perishable food and gift cards for groceries (Ralphs, Vons, Target, Walmart, etc.) Did you know one in five children face food insecurity in San Diego County?

Move-In Kit

Move-In Kit

Provide move-in necessities such as twin sheets, cookware, kitchen supplies, and more for one of our youth aged 18-25 in transitional housing.

For all donations other than gift cards or non-perishable food, please contact San Diego Youth Services at (619) 221-8600 x1277 BEFORE making any in-kind donation to schedule a drop off. We cannot accept used clothing or other items at this time.

Other Items Needed

  • Women’s bikini briefs and men’s boxers in various sizes (no other types of underwear accepted)
  • New bras in various sizes
  • New socks for teens
  • Drinks and healthy non-perishable snacks
  • Pop top food items
  • Diapers of all sizes
  • Baby wipes and all other baby care essentials
  • Bus passes
  • Entertainment tickets
  • New yoga mats
  • New adult-sized backpacks
  • New sleeping bags
  • New arts and craft supplies (paint, brushes, markers, etc.)
  • New furniture suitable for a small apartment
  • All types of new bedding for twin beds
  • New pillows
  • New housewares