Coronavirus Update:  At Marygrove, we take pride in protecting the health and well-being of our children, staff and their families.  With the growing concerns of the coronavirus (COVID-19), we are closely monitoring the situation and taking the necessary steps to keep Marygrove protected. At this time, we are only accepting new and gently used items and have limited donation drop offs to our campus until further notice.  Please contact 314-830-6201 with any questions. 

Purchase items on our Amazon Wish List here. 

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Toiletry and Personal Care Items:

  • Shampoo/Conditioner
  • Combs/Brushes
  • Deodorant
  • Liquid Soap
  • Shower Gel
  • Body Lotion
  • Disposable Razors
  • Shaving cream
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Antibacterial Wipes
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Toothbrush/toothpaste (any size – regular or travel)
  • Mouthwash
  • First-aid items
  • Vaseline
  • Lip Balm

Campus Needs:

  • XL Twin size bed sheets
  • XL Twin size comforters
  • Fleece blankets (all sizes)
  • Large bath towels
  • Bath and body products
  • Beach towels
  • Pots and pans
  • Infant care products
  • Duffle bags
  • Flat irons
  • Reading lights/Night lights
  • Personal care items
  • Digital cameras
  • Vacuum cleaners
  • Tools
  • Computer equipment
  • Appliances

Clothing (all sizes for both male and female):

  • Belts
  • Socks
  • Coats and outwear
  • Hats
  • Gloves
  • Shoes
  • Swimsuits (one piece) and swim trunks

Gift Cards:

  • Grocery Store gift cards (Dierbergs, Aldi, Schnucks, etc.)
  • Michael’s
  • Target
  • Wal-mart
  • Game Stop
  • iTunes
  • Amazon
  • Visa
  • Footlocker, Payless


  • Tickets for outings (theater passes, sporting events, water parks, etc)
  • mp3 players
  • iPod shuffles
  • Portable CD and DVD players
  • Earbuds/Headphones
  • Xbox 360 gaming console and games
  • Nintendo Wii gaming console and games
  • Board games
  • Model cars
  • Lego
  • Outdoor games (Tennis, Soccer, Football, Frisbee, Horse shoes, etc)
  • Sports equipment
  • Fishing supplies
  • Kites
  • Bikes and bike helmets
  • Books
  • Magazine subscriptions (Teen, Cosmo Girl, Highlights for Children, Video Games)

School Supplies:

  • Pocket folders with fasteners
  • Colored pencils
  • Markers
  • 3 ring binders (1″ and 2″)
  • Ink pens
  • Pencils
  • Solid color backpacks
  • USB Flash Drives
  • Scientific Calculators
  • Earbuds/Headphones
  • Small white boards with markers and erasers
  • Journals/Composition notebooks

To make a donation from Marygrove’s wish list, please call contact Eva Schuller, Development Associate, at 314.830.6249 or