Rochester, NY

Community Wishbook

August 2019 Wish of the Month


The agencies listed below are requesting donations of School and Classroom Supplies. For a complete listing including the  supplies needed, the contact person, and please visit

School and Classroom Supplies
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Rochester
 (school supplies -- see list, STEM activity kits) 
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (prevention education tools) 
Bridges for Brain Injury, Inc. (workbooks on budgeting, math, and reading comprehension) 
Cameron Community Ministries (school supplies: see list) 
Catholic Charities Community Services (CCCS) (backpacks and school supplies) 
Catholic Family Center (CFC) (supplies, backpacks) 
CDS Wolf Foundation (school supplies, sensory equipment) 
The Center for Youth (backpacks & cinch bags, school supplies items) 
Charles Settlement House, Inc. (school supplies) 
Cobblestone Arts Center for Persons with Disabilities (Smartboard) 
Community Lutheran Ministry, Inc. (flash cards) 
CP Rochester (sensory toys, tactile items for sensory tables) 
Disciples Community Outreach, Inc. 
FISH/RHAFT, Inc. (Rush-Henrietta) 
Flower City Arts Center (pencils, pens, erasers, markers, certificate frames) 
Fostering Hope NY, Inc. (journals, notebooks without wire bindings, notebook paper) 
Mary's Place Refugee Outreach 
Mission Share (looseleaf paper, notebook paper, pens, pencils, erasers, etc.) 
Notre Dame Learning Center, Inc. (student supplies: pencils, crayons, flashcards, math games, etc.) 
Oregon Leopold Child Care Center (school supplies: writing paper/tablets, pencils, folders, etc.) 
Partners in Community Development (school supplies) 
Pencils and Paper (A Program of Jewish Family Service)
 (backpacks, pencils, pens, spiral notebooks, scissors, glue sticks, glue bottles, rulers, learning tools, etc.)
Pencils and Paper (A Program of Jewish Family Service) (sensory items)

Penfield Village Nursery School & Transitional Kindergarten (classroom furniture, office supplies, toys, etc. - see list) 
Refugees Helping Refugees 
Villa of Hope (school supplies) 
Volunteers of America Upstate New York (backpacks) 
Young and Gifted Global Ministries (school supplies) 
Young Women's College Prep, Inc. 
Youth for Christ, USA (Rochester Chapter) (school supplies for K to college students) 
YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County (school supplies)


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