Wish List

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Please call our office at 512-255-1212 or email volunteer@hopealliancetx.org to schedule a time to drop off your donation or for questions about items not on this list.

Donations must be delivered to our office located at:

1011 Gattis School Rd Suite 110

Round Rock, TX 78664


8am-5pm Monday-Thursday 

8am-12pm Friday 

Closed Saturday-Sunday 

The following wish list was updated on June 30, 2022.

We do not accept:

  • Furniture
  • Mattresses*
    • *Exception: TWIN size beds needed
  • Home décor
  • Cribs
  • Travel/hotel/sample size toiletries
  • Prescription medications

*Please check your donations, especially if children helped gather items. Bags or boxes containing used underwear may be thrown away unsorted.*

We do not need at this time:

  • Most women's clothing*
    • *Exceptions: tank tops, shorts, pajamas and NEW socks and underwear needed
  • Dress shoes, heels, sandals*
    • *Exception: new or like new flip flops needed
  • Baby clothes
  • Baby formula
  • Breast pumps and accessories
  • Large baby items and furniture*
    • *Exceptions: pack and plays and car seat/stroller combos needed
  • Halloween costumes
  • Stuffed animals
  • Blankets
  • Bedding
  • Dishes, pans, and kitchen items
  • Hand soap
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Books
  • Canned food
  • Non-perishable food

COVID-19 Related Needs


  • Trash bags
  • Laundry detergent pods
  • Paper plates and bowls
  • Plastic utensils and cups
  • Toilet paper
  • Paper towels
  • Tissues
  • Disinfectant spray and wipes

General Wish List

High Priority

  • Fans
  • $10-$25 gift cards
    • Visa/Mastercard
    • Walmart
    • HEB
    • Target
    • Gas stations
  • Twin size waterproof mattress protectors
  • Juice boxes
  • Women's and children's tank tops and shorts
  • Flip flops all sizes
  • Tennis shoes/sneakers
  • Ethnic hair care products
  • Paints & canvas

Clothing and Shoes

Gently used clothing and shoes accepted unless otherwise specified. See definition of "gently used" below wish list.

  • Flip flops all sizes
    • New or like new
  • Women's and men's tennis shoes/ sneakers
  • Children's tennis shoes/ sneakers
    • sizes 11C-6Y
  • Women's and children's tank tops
  • Women's and children's shorts
  • Underwear
    • NEW ONLY
    • women's and men's
  • Socks 
    • NEW ONLY
    • adult sizes

Hygiene and Toiletries

*Note: Hope Alliance clients include men and teen boys. Unisex products or products labelled "for men" are appreciated in addition to products for women and children.

^Indicates gently used toiletries acceptable. See definition of "gently used" below wish list.

  • Hair ties
  • ^Body wash – full size
  • ^Body lotion – full size
  • ^Ethnic hair care products
  • Deodorant
  • Hairbrushes and wide-tooth combs
    • sold as "detangling" or "shampoo" combs
  • Multi-blade razors
  • Shaving cream
  • Loofahs
  • ^Conditioner – full size
  • ^Shampoo – full size
  • Toothbrushes
  • Toothpaste
  • Mouthwash
  • Dental floss
  • Lip balm
  • ^Sunscreen
    • high SPF
    • safe for kids
    • spray preferred
  • ^Makeup
  • ^Hair dryers & irons
  • ^Hair styling products


  • Juice boxes/pouches

Cleaning and Paper Products

  • Laundry detergent – PODS ONLY
  • Trash bags
  • Toilet paper
  • Paper towels
  • Tissues
  • Paper plates and bowls
  • Plastic silverware

Household Items

  • Fans
  • Twin size waterproof mattress protectors
  • Bath and hand towels
  • Luggage
  • Reusable shopping bags
  • Night lights
  • Small wastebaskets
  • Umbrellas
  • Alarm clocks

Over the Counter Medication and First Aid

  • Sunscreen
  • Bug spray
  • Cough, cold, flu relief medication
  • Allergy medication
  • Stomach medication
  • Pain relievers
  • Band-aids
  • Anti-itch cream


  • Sippy cups - new
  • Bottles - new
  • Bottle brushes
  • Diaper rash ointment
  • Pull up diapers
  • Baby wipes
  • Diapers size 4 and larger
  • Cough medicine
  • Car seat and stroller combination sets
  • Pack and Plays
  • Baby monitors
  • Teething rings
  • Pacifiers


  • Paints
  • Canvas
  • Headphones and ear buds
  • Bubbles
  • Adult coloring books
  • Colored pencils
  • Journals
  • Scented candles
  • Spa and pampering items
  • Jewelry
  • Sketch pads
  • Bicycles
  • Scooters
  • Outdoor toys and balls

"Gently Used" Definition


  • No stains
  • No holes or tears
  • Minimal fabric pilling
  • Minimal wear in high friction areas: underarm, crotch, seat, knees, cuffs
    • Gently used bras and camisoles OK (bras not needed at this time)

Tennis shoes & sneakers

  • Soles at least 95% attached to uppers
  • No holes in soles
  • No gummy substances stuck to soles
  • 40% or more sole tread visible
  • Holes in interior smaller than a dime, no more than one per shoe


  • We do not accept travel, sample, or hotel sized toiletries
  • Bottles over half full
  • Clean bottle exterior and spout
  • Open bags or boxes of feminine hygiene products are OK if items are individually wrapped
  • Used makeup that has not directly touched your face is OK
    • Nothing applied with a stick or wand: No used lipstick, lip gloss, mascara, eye liner, concealer, etc.
    • 75% or more remaining powders, cakes, pencils, or foundation are OK