Contribute Supplies

We welcome donations of supplies for individual and group activities, stocking our hospital playrooms, and providing gifts to patients.

Important: For safety purposes, please avoid the following items: Stuffed animals, food, toy guns, knives, candy, cloth body dolls, balloons, porcelain dolls, VHS movies, soap or bubble mixtures, used items of any kind and ride-on toys. 

To reduce chances of infection or serious allergic reactions, handmade items and items made of fabric should be sealed in a zip bag prior to shipping. This includes do-rags, bandanna head coverings, quilts, tote bags, bibs and burp pads. All items must be brand new, from a pet- and smoke-free environment. Please do not gift wrap items.

Ship items to:

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Attn: NMO (Non-Monetary Operations)
689 North Parkway
Memphis, TN  38105

Urgent Items Needed

Toys/Dolls/Action figures:

  • Action figures (current popular characters)
  • Baby Dolls (non-fabric/non-cloth)
  • Disney Dolls
  • Food toys
  • Hatchimal toys, assorted
  • Learning toys
  • Legos (small kits)
  • Little People figures and animals
  • Matchbox Cars and Hot wheels (individual and large packs)
  • Model kits that don’t require glue
  • Musical toys
  • Nerf guns (all sizes)
  • Nerf hoops
  • Small and medium sized toys for boys and girls (no stuffed toys)
  • Small robotic kits
  • Spinners
  • Uno cards

Books:

  • Activity books (word search, sudoku, etc.)
  • Adult coloring books
  • Chapter books in English/Spanish for young children, pre-teens, teens and young adults
  • Coloring books in Spanish (assorted)
  • Interactive books
  • Picture books in English/Spanish

Infant/Toddler needs:

  • Infant toys (no stuffed toys or fabric items)
  • Rattles
  • Teething rings/teething toys

Teen needs:

  • Books (see above)
  • Earbuds/headphones
  • Hair brushes and combs
  • Hair ties/scrunchies
  • Lip balm
  • Makeup kits and other assorted makeup items (mascara, eyeliner, lip gloss, etc.)
  • Manicure sets
  • Nail polish and manicure sets
  • Travel-Size Toiletries (shampoo/conditioner, razors, shaving cream, toothbrushes/paste, mouth wash, tissues, makeup remover wipes, etc.)

Urgently needed craft and other general items:

  • Batteries (AAA, AA, C, D and 9 volt)
  • Crayola crayons, markers (washable) and colored pencils
  • Paint brushes (all sizes for canvas painting)
  • Paint canvases
  • Paints (acrylic)
  • Pens/pencils
  • Stickers (assorted)
 

Ongoing Items Needed

    • Bouncy Seats
    • Portable Baby Swings
    • Rattles (no cloth)
    • Oball Rattles
    • Baby Einstein Items
    • Fisher-Price / Playskool Toys
    • Musical Activity Centers (all plastic parts)
    • Teething Rings / Small Baby Toys
    • Duplo Blocks
    • Play Cell Phones
    • Baby Born / Loves to Cuddle Baby Dolls
    • Play Dish Sets and Play Food
    • Wooden and Plastic Puzzles
    • Fisher Price / Playskool Items
    • Doctors Kits
    • Fisher Price Little People Figures
    • Tonka Chuck Trucks and Cars
    • Shape Sorter Toys
    • Push Button / Interactive Books
    • Cardboard and Audio Books
    • V-Tech Interactive Toys
    • Bionicles (small and medium sizes)
    • Sesame Street Items
    • Tool bench
    • Current Character Items
    • iSpy Books
    • Frozen
    • Paw Patrol
    • Thomas the Train
    • Dora the Explorer
    • Peppa Pig
    • Mickey & Minnie Mouse
    • Dinosaurs
    • Cars / Trucks / Other Vehicles
    • Action Figures (Avengers, Batman, Spiderman, Ninja Turtles, Transformers, Superman, Wonder Woman)
    • Lego Kits / Clikits (including for girls)
    • Barbies, Barbie Sets, Boy Barbies (Ken)
    • Clothes for Barbie Dolls
    • Disney Dolls and Figurines
    • Fisher Price Doll House Furniture
    • Matchbox Cars (individual and large packs)
    • Hotwheels
    • Shopkins
    • My Little Pony
    • Littlest Pet Shop
    • Doc McStuffins
    • Stikbots
    • Fingerlings
    • Hatchimals CollEGGtibles
    • K’Nex
    • Hard body baby dolls (not stuffed)
    • Revell Snaptite Plastic Model Kits (no glue only)
    • Arts, Crafts (small kits)
    • Remote Control Cars
    • Magnadoodles
    • Musical Instruments (guitar, keyboard)
    • Puzzles
    • Pokémon Cards
    • Jewelry making kits / Glass beads
    • Nail polish, nail polish kits, and manicure sets
    • Individual nail polish remover pads
    • Makeup kits and other assorted makeup items (mascara, eyeliner, lip gloss, etc.)
    • Cosmetic bags
    • Purses / Wallets
    • Model Kits and Cars (no glue only)
    • Headbands
    • Tech Toys
    • Dart boards
    • Sports Items (balls, etc.)
    • Riddle Books and Mind Puzzles
    • Canvases / paint / paintbrushes
  1. Books needed in all age groups in all languages

    • Infant/toddler board books
    • Pre-school picture books
    • Elementary school age books
    • Adolescent age chapter books
    • Teen and young adult books
    • Riddle books
    • Joke books

     

    • Apples to Apples
    • Trouble
    • Taboo
    • Monopoly
    • Balderdash
    • Guesstures
    • Guess Who
    • Scattergories
    • Perfection
    • Fishing Game
    • Trivia Puzzles
    • Pictionary
    • Catch 22
    • Connect Four
    • Jenga
    • Uno and Uno Variations
    • Sorry
    • Skip-Bo
    • Checkers
    • Chess
    • Sequence
    • Headbanz
    • Activity Books (Word searches, Sudoku, Crossword, etc.)
    • Playdoh Brand Play Dough (and small accessories)
    • Activity Sets / Prepackaged Crafts
    • Crayola Washable Marker/ Crayons
    • Needle Point Art Kits
    • Paint and Paint Brushes (including high quality brushes)
    • Watercolor paints and supplies
    • Pencils, Pens, Pencil Sharpeners and Erasers
    • Glue in Small Bottles
    • Round Tipped and Adult Scissors
    • Fuzzy Velvet Poster Coloring Kits and Paint By Numbers Kits
    • Coloring Books, including adult
    • Construction Paper
    • Foam Sticker Sets
    • Stickers
    • Small Dry Erase Board and Markers
    • Model Magic by Playdough
    • Mosaic Crafts / Art
    • Art Kits for School Age Children and Teens
    • Board Books
    • Small Bead Kits
    • Canvas - assorted sizes
    • PS Vita Handheld Game Consoles
    • Nintendo 3DS Consoles
    • Games for PS Vita and Nintendo DS & 3DS
    • Xbox 360 and Xbox One Games
    • PS4 Games
    • Nintendo Switch Games
    • Nintendo Wii Games
    • MP3 Players
    • iPods and iPhone Docking Stations
    • iPod / iPad / iPhone Accessories
    • Charging cords - assorted for both iPhone and Android
    • Headphones and Earbuds, wired or Bluetooth
    • Kindle E-Readers
    • Audio Books
    • Portable DVD Player
    • New Releases - DVD & Blu-ray
    • Television Series  - DVD & Blu-ray
    • Bluetooth Speakers
    • iTunes / Apple
    • Google Play / Android
    • Amazon
    • Target
    • Wal-Mart
    • Old Navy
    • Best Buy
    • Kmart
    • Starbucks
    • Ulta
    • Sephora
    • International Pre-Paid Phone Cards
    • Gaming Cards: Minecraft and Wizard101

If you have questions, please call donor services at 1-800-822-6344. 

From all the families at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, thank you for your kindness, concern and generosity.