Items Needed in Jacksonville –

Due to the recent Pandemic, we have had to cut back our hours for children coming into foster care.

We are not open to the public.
Foster Closet will not be able to have drop off due Stay Home Orders. Our Volunteers have chosen to stay home.
UNLESS you have any of our URGENT Items listed (Often, since our needs change weekly) below in the RED Box.                                          If you Do have our Urgent Needs listed below here are the  INSTRUCTIONS: 
             Email info@fostercloset.org  or Call our after hours number 888-681-1118.                                                                                                                                                                                                                  OR                                                                                                                                          *We are still in desperate need of your help.
You can also Look at our Amazon List. *Please have Amazon ship the items to your home and schedule a drop-off delivery with Foster Closet vial email – *info@fostercloset.org.
                                                                                                                THANK YOU                                                                                                                             Scroll below for more helpful drop-off instructions.

Taking only Summer at this time.

 Remember our founder’s Moto:
“Our kids have stains on the inside, they don’t need to wear them on the outside” 
“We are like a high end consignment shop without the price.”
  • Check this page often, due to our needs changing weekly.
  • Check our Calendar Page for Hours
 

Anything In RED is URGENT


“Our kids have stains on the inside, they don’t need to wear them on the outside” 

“We are like a high end consignment shop without the price.”

Thank you for reaching out to look at our URGENT needs!

*IF you have any donations, Please give a general  Label to tell what is inside each bag. Ex: Boys Summer- sz 8. * You will need to schedule an appointment via email by emailing info@fostercloset.org.

Thank you for helping over 60 children coming into care each month in our community.

SUMMER PJS – TODDLER Sizes TO ADULT! 

INFANT BOYS

Premee Clothing Only

GIRLS 

Premee Clothing Only

Diapers size 5, 6 and PULL UPS 2T/3T OUT!!

 

TODDLERS Tops and Bottoms

BOYS – 4T & 5T (OUT!)

GIRLS-24m, 2T  & 5T

NEED SWIM

BABY EQUIPMENT

Stollers (double front-to-back/single/triple) – Cribs (look at our requirement on this page) – Highchairs – 5pt harness carseats (look at requirement on this page) -Bouncey Chairs/Seats – Floor Swings  

 Children’s Sizes (are 5 – 18)

GIRLS

Short Sleeve TOPS Sizes – 8, 12, 14, 16

Shorts Size 8

Shoes– Tennis and Sandals Size 1 

BOYS

Shorts and Jeans Size 7, 8(out), 10(out), 12(out)

TOPS  Sizes 8, 10 (Out), 12 (Out), 14, 16, 18

Shoes size 3-6 (These are children’s sizes not Toddler)

TEEN Adult Men 30-42 Shorts (Gym shorts always needed) & Short Sleeve T-Shirts

TEEN Women Only Sizes – 14 to 32 – Shorts & Short Sleeve T-Shirts

BOARD BOOKS & BIBLES

Video Systems – handheld or consoles

Tabets / Laptops / Ipads 

Toys – ALL Ages!  

(We are asking for every toy to have ALL of its pieces – we have no one to go through all the parts and put them on shelves)

HYGIENE PRODUCTS

NEW

  • Full Size Shampoos, Conditioners
  • Deodorant for both men and women
  • Body Wash, Tooth Paste for Toddlers, Children and Adults
  • Unused Make-up, Cosmetic Bags
  • Baby Shampoos and Wash
  • Hair Brushes for ALL ages!
 
 

(Check this page often, due to our needs changing weekly.)

Check our Calendar Page for Hours

We are grateful to our donors. Because of your generosity, we are able to clothe the children we serve for free, and with dignity. Because our list might have changed, please look often. Keep in mind we have approximately 100 – 200 bags donated each a week and we are hoping you check out our list below and help our volunteers.

You keep us active in our community and for that we value your time as you sort through your donations and pray for our children prior to coming.

Please call before coming. Check our hours and availability at our calendar page.

  • If you have donations to drop off, find your gender and size below to see if we are in need.
  • Don’t forget to check out our Always Need List!
  • We only take same season items.

AT OUR NEW LOCATION – GO BEHIND THE BUILDING TO OUR DROP OFF DOOR AND PRESS THE DOORBELL.  WE WILL ASSIST YOU WITH ALL YOUR DONATIONS.

  • please let us know if you are in need of a receipt
  • Please do Not leave your items at our location. Due to weather, animals / insects and people going through the bags and putting trash inside the bags, we through away all bags left outside our building.

Baby Items

We are STILL IN NEED!! URGENT NEED! 

Baby Boys Needs: 

OUTFITSin sizes OUT of :

  • Premee and Newborn 

Summer PJS

Baby Girls Needs:OUTFITS   in sizes OUT of :

  • Premee
  • Newborns

Summer PJS

                   ALL      PULL UPS NEEDED AND DIAPERS SIZE 5 & 6

Boy and Girl (sizes 5 – 18)Items

 

GIRL SIZES

  • Short Sleeve TOPS Sizes   8, (OUT), 12 (OUT), 14, 16
  • Shorts Size 8
  • Shoes– Tennis and Sandals Size 1 

BOYS

  • Bottoms Size 7, 8 (LOW), 10 (OUT), 12 (OUT)
  • TOPS  Sizes 8, 12 (OUT), 14, 16, 18
  • Shoes size 3-6 (These are children’s sizes not Toddler)

 

CLOTHES – (Only items listed below)

  • Junior/Women Sizes (5-32)  Skinny Jeans / Short not too short/ Hoodies
  • Men sizes (28-54) – Skinny/Straight Legged Shorts / Gym Shorts  and Hoodies
    (no dress shirts please)

MEN AND WOMEN SHOES – (Only items listed below)

  • Only 7,8,9 – New Socks
  • Women Tennis & Flats for Shoes – New Socks

Anything in Red is and URGENT NEED!

* ALWAYS NEW UNDERWEAR ONLY *

TODDLERS BOYS & GIRLS

  • 2T/3T – 4T/5T  

 BOYS

  •  (BOYS – BOXERS)

WOMEN – OUT

  • SM-XL = NEW (BOY SHORTS OR BIKINI’S UNDERWEAR)

MEN

  • NEW BOXERS ONLY – SM-MED-LG-XLG-XXL (NO BRIEFS)
  • MEN’S SMALL – XXL PJS (BASKETBALL SHORTS AND UNDERSHIRTS)

ALWAYS IN NEED OF NEW Casual Socks, Men, Women, Boy & Girl & Toddler

EQUIPMENT NEEDED ALWAYS

  • Double Strollers (Side-by-Side & Front-to-Back)
  • Single Strollers 
  • Table Booster Seats
  • Small floor Swings & CRIBS (see our requirements)

ALWAYS IN NEED

  • DVDs Infant
  • Diapers (Premie & NewBorn)
  • PULLUPS
  • Asking for NEW Toys at this time: Infancy and up to teens
  • ANY Video Systems &  Games ( Switch Games)
  • Pre-School Puzzles – 250 pieces

Baby Equipment

  • Cribs – URGENT NEED!
  • 5 PT Harness Car Seats & Boosters with Backs
  • BIBS, BURP CLOTHES (infant sizes)
  • Sippy Cups

*Please check below the requirements needed to donate Car Seats and Cribs.

Sports Equipment

  • Balls, bats, baseball gloves, skateboards,
    ramps, bikes, hula hoops, etc.
  • Toothbrushes:  Adult and Child Sizes and Toddler/Infant toothpaste

Please check your items (listed above) before coming

                                  Pathway Needs (Young Adults aging out of foster  care)                

   Please remember our no stain policy: If we can’t          get it out with a Tide Stick, we do not accept.

  • No used underwear or socks
  • No mommy / daddy / grandma … etc.
  • No churches, schools, destinations or company logos.
  • No smoke or musty smells
  • No stuffed animals
  • No Rips, Stains, Tears, or Fading

CRIBS: Less than 4 years old, with no recalls

CAR SEATS  Infant & 5 PT Harness Car seats (less than 5 years old and no recalls)

All must have original manufacturer labels.

*Cribs are usually considered a drop off item.