Wish List

The Child Advocacy Center of McHenry County is a 501(c)(3) organization that provides critical services to children who are victims of sexual abuse and severe physical abuse, and their non-offending family members. While we gratefully accept cash, check, or credit card donations to help fund our programs, below is a wish list (must be new and unopened) that donors may provide.

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  • Lysol wipes and spray


Individually wrapped, multi-packaged snacks:

  • Capri Sun, Kool-Aid, or Minute Maid Juice Boxes
  • Bottled Water
  • Cheez-Its or Goldfish Crackers
  • Fruit Snacks (Gummies)
  • Cheese & Crackers, or Peanut Butter & Crackers
  • Granola Bars
  • K-Cups (Hot Chocolate, or Coffee: Regular & Decaf)

PERSONAL HYGIENE (travel size)

  • Soap
  • Shampoo
  • Deodorant
  • Comb/Brush
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Small packages of diaper and wipes (in a variety of sizes)

Items for children

  • Loungewear for children in a variety of sizes (new with tags)
  • Small containers of playdoh
  • Tote bags/ backpacks (new with tags)


  • New Stuffed Animals
  • Squishmallows
  • Braided Fleece or Knitted Blankets


  • Paper Towels and Toilet Paper
  • Paper Plates and Plastic Eating Utensils
  • USB flash Drives
  • Kleenex
  • AAA, AA and C Batteries
  • Electrical power strips and extension cords
  • Reams of 8 ½ x 11 Copy Paper (White)
  • Black sharpie markers
  • Lined notepads
  • Easel Board Paper Pads
  • Gift Cards: Restaurant, Grocery or Gasoline
  • Full tab fastener file folders