3E McKINNEY

972-542-3331

Mission:

3E McKinney engages, equips and empowers externally focused churches into channeling their resources into the community to bring honor to God, hope to the impoverished, and have a positive impact on our community.

Wish List:                                                                                                                                                                                      

Copier
$1,000 for marketing materials
Office supply gift cards
Walmart gift cards
Payless Shoes gift cards
School supplies

 

 

CASA of COLLIN COUNTY

972-529-2272

Mission:

CASA promotes and protects the best interests of children who have been abused or neglected by training volunteer advocates to improve the child’s quality of life and serves as their voice within the court system to ensure they are placed in a safe, permanent and loving home.

Wish List:

Gift cards in $10 increments to Walmart, Target, JCPenneys
Cosmetic bags & make-up for teenage girls
Wallets for teenage boys
Educational/Developmental toys
Winter clothing for all ages

 

 

COMMUNITY FOOD PANTRY

972-547-4404

Mission:

We provide groceries on an emergency basis.  NO ONE is to go to bed hungry!

Wish List:

Baby Formula – Enfamile & Similac
3 & 8 Quart boxes powdered milk
15 oz. Cans evaporated milk

 

 

 

HOPE’S DOOR

972-422-2911 (Office)
972-422-7233 (24 hour crisis hotline)

Mission:

Hope’s Door is a shelter and counseling center that offers comprehensive programs & services designed to break the cycle of domestic violence.  We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation.

Wish List:

Monetary Donations
Gift Cards
Sponsor a child or family for Christmas by dropping off an unwrapped toy or gift cards
Gas cards
Bus passes (daily or monthly)

 

 

THE SAMARITAN INN

972-542-5302

Mission:

Serving the McKinney area through:
  Volunteer recruitment
  Nonprofit Management Training & Collaboration
  Community-wide Event Planning
  Corporate Employee Engagement Programs

Wish List:

Riding lawn mower
Twin blankets
Bed pillows
Gift cards to Target & Walmart

 

 

HOPE RESOURCE CENTER

972-562-4673

Mission:

We are a faith-based organization which reaches out to women who find themselves in an unplanned pregnancy.  Some of our services are pregnancy testing and verification and information on all her options so she can make an informed decision.  All services are free of charge and confidential.

Wish List:

Cash donations
Large area rug 9’x11’ (rich colors)
IPad
Office supply gift cards
New mommy gift bags to include mini soap, bath wash, lotion, shampoo

 

 

 

LOVE LIFE FOUNDATION

469-450-1242

Mission:

To further expose the plight of abused children in our community by promoting awareness in our neighbors, and with family and friends – encouraging their generosity, and inspiring them to be involved.  Additionally, to recognize and address the needs of neglected and underprivileged children by providing financial aid and access to vital resources.

Wish List:

Gift cards to Target & Walmart
Coats/Jackets – Girls sizes 7-11; Boys sizes 10-16
Tennis Shoes – Teen girls sizes 7-9; Teen boys sizes 9-11
Toiletries
Socks

 

 

SMILES CHARITY

972-542-4412

Mission:

Smiles Charity’s mission is to bring the community together to change the world one home, one family at a time.  Build a home, Create a Smile!

Wish List:

Residential lots in McKinney to build homes
Volunteers
Gift cards to Home Depot or Lowe’s
Postage stamps
Copy paper & envelopes

 

 

FRIENDS SHARING HOPE

972-548-8486

Mission:

Faith based ministry working with at-risk youth that fosters mentoring relationships using woodworking, computers, crafts, etc. with the primary goal of sharing the Gospel of Jesus.

Wish List:

Gift cards from Walmart, Target, Home Depot & Lowe’s
Desktop or laptop computers with Windows package (6)
Small computer desks (3)

 

 

 

KIWANIS CLUB OF McKINNEY

214-402-2281

Mission:

Serving our community since 1949.  The Kiwanis Club of McKinney serves the citizens of Collin
County through youth programs, community service projects and support of other charitable organizations.

Wish List:

New members to insure our continued support of our community projects
Crayons & coloring books to support Children’s Medical Center
Youth T-ball equipment for special needs T-ball team
Community support for our fundraisers:  BBQ Dinner, Pancake Breakfast & Adult/Kids Triathlon
Cash donations

 

 

BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF COLLIN COUNTY

214-544-8924 Ext. 110

Mission: 

To enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring and responsible citizens.

Wish List:

Mini bus for transporting kids
Industrial color copier/scanner/fax
Office supply gift cards
Paper products, cleaning supplies
Sponsor kids for Christmas (toy/gift cards)
Lawn services

 

 

McKINNEY EDUCATION FOUNDATION

469-302-6313

Mission: 

To provide the highest quality of education in McKinney, Texas, our mission is to inspire students and teachers towards excellence in education.

Wish List:

Cash donations
Merchant gift cards
Office supply gift cards
Merchant gifts that can be used as raffle items and fundraising events

 

 

 

CHILDREN AND COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER

972-547-0606

Mission: 

The Children and Community Health Center of McKinney provides free basic healthcare to the uninsured residents of McKinney and northern Collin County.

Wish List:

Copy paper:  white, yellow, orange, blue, green
Red fine point sharpies
Black fine point sharpies
LexMark 6150 color and black/white cartridges:  82 & 83
3 hole colored 2 pocket folders

 

 

COMMUNITY LIFELINE CENTER

972-542-0020

Facebook.com/communitylifeline
Twitter.com/commlifelinece

Mission: 

Community Lifeline Center strengthens communities in North Collin County by guiding residents in crisis back to self-sufficiency and independence.  And joyfully offers Veterans & Family Services to all Collin County residents.

Wish List:

8 ½” x 11” white copy paper
Forever postage stamps
3 Meals-in-a-Bag (call for details)
Office security system

 

 

VOLUNTEER McKINNEY

972-542-0679

Mission:

Serving the McKinney area through:
Volunteer Recruitment
Nonprofit Management Training and Collaboration
Community-wide Event Planning
Corporate Employee Engagement Programs

Wish List:

MS Publisher Software
Portable Banner & Stand
Event Printing
Volunteer Recognition Gifts:  (Restaurant, Gas & Retail Gift Cards)
1 6 ft. ladder
Wireless USB Remote Presentation Clicker

 

 

 

AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY – RELAY FOR LIFE OF McKINNEY

Alesha Crowell 972-977-6483 or Sherry Jeffcoat 2143-384-5233

Mission:

 Relay For Life is the signature fundraising event for the American Cancer Society.  We celebrate our survivors, remember people lost to cancer or continuing to fight, and fight back via personal choices.  RFL McKinney will be held on April 26, 2013.

Wish List:

Sponsorship/Donations
Committee or Day of Volunteers
Cancer Survivors
Team Participants
Luminaria

 

 

VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS LONE STAR POST 2150

972-542-9119

Mission: 

To foster camaraderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts, to serve our veterans, the military, and our communities, and to advocate on behalf of all veterans.

Wish List: 

(Donation box at the post)
Donations for troops in Afghanistan and veterans in the Bonham VA Hospital:
Drink mixes
Baby wipes
Ramen noodles
Earth tone boot socks
Hygiene products, men & women
Pringles
Cheez-It crackers
Hard candies and any non-chocolate candies
Hand sanitizer
Magazines
Freezable Popsicles from Sam’s

 

 

McKINNEY HOUSING AUTHORITY

Mission:

MHA’s mission is to serve the housing needs of low-income families in the Authority’s jurisdiction in order to enhance self-sufficiency and quality of life.

Wish List:

5-10 Laptops or Tablets for tutors to assist our kids with math and science tutoring
Books for elementary and junior high school kids
Gift cards for resident events
Move-in baskets for new move-ins
Blankets, socks or puzzles for our elderly