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Donate Toys to St. Jude Patients

Ways to Donate

As you consider ways to donate to St. Jude, we thank you for your kindness. You can also mail donations to the hospital:

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Attn: NMO (Non-Monetary Operations)
501 St. Jude Place
Memphis, TN 38105

If you have questions, please call 1-800-822-6344 and we will assist you.

Items needed year-round

General Needs:

  • Knit caps, various colors, school age to adult sizes
  • Ear strap extenders/ear protector for masks
  • Crayola colored pencils
  • Crayola crayons
  • Crayola markers, skinny and regular (washable)
  • Click top ink pens


  • Rattles (no cloth)
  • Fisher-Price / Playskool Toys
  • Teething Rings / Small Baby Toys
  • Pacifiers
  • Infant toys (no stuffed toys)


  • Coloring books for boys and girls
  • Play Cell Phones
  • Dinosaur toys
  • Shape Sorter Toys
  • Push Button / Interactive Books
  • V-Tech Interactive Toys
  • Medium/Small sized cars / Trucks / Other Vehicles

School Age

  • Barbies, all varieties, including male (Ken)
  • Action Figures (Avengers, Batman, Spiderman, Spiderman, Black Panther, Superman, Wonder Woman, etc.)
  • Small and medium sized toys for boys and girls (no stuffed toys)
  • Medium size dinosaur toys
  • Legos (small size/250 pieces or less)
  • Mini brands “surprise” toys
  • LOL items/balls/LOL surprise
  • Small Lego Kits (including for girls)
  • Barbies’, Barbie Sets, Boy Barbies (Ken)
  • Matchbox Cars (individual and large packs)
  • Hot wheels
  • Hard body baby dolls (not stuffed)
  • Puzzles


  • Wireless earbuds and headphones
  • Universal chargers and blocks
  • Adapters for iPhone, USB-C
  • Uno cards
  • Playing cards
  • Activity Books (Word searches, Sudoku, Crossword, etc.)
  • Adult coloring books
  • Journals
  • Fidget Spinners
  • Rubik Cubes
  • Pop Its
  • Fidgets/toys
  • Sensory items/toys
  • Writing push top ink pens
  • Joke books
  • Riddle books
  • 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.)
  • Riddle Books and Mind Puzzles
  • Canvases / paint / paintbrushes

Items St. Jude can not accept

  • Food
  • Stuffed animals
  • Used items
  • Battery operated ride-on items
  • Homemade items
  • Water toys
  • Online material, websites, YouTube videos, apps
  • Art pieces
  • Camp/retreat offers
  • Jewelry