CHLTB Shopping List

Below are a list of projects that are going to require a donation of certain items to complete the project. See if your group is listed below so you know what to get. If your group is not listed below, take a look anyway to see if there is something you could donate.

Look for Collection Boxes in the lobby starting Sunday, October 1st through
the morning of the 29th.


The Community/Volunteer Recognition Baskets

Suggested bagged items needed to fill the baskets:

  • Pretzels Popcorn
  • Cereal Bars
  • Granola Bars
  • Crackers Chips
  • Nuts
  • Gum
  • Candy Mints
  • Popcorn

Suggested baked/fresh items - must be dropped off day of filling baskets (October 29th):

  • Cookies
  • Muffins
  • Breads
  • Brownies
  • Apples
  • Oranges
  • Pears

Collection bins can be found in the lobby for these items.

Aid For Friends Meal Donnations

All who volunteer to provide food donations (brought in October 29th) will receive a copy of the Master Menu that includes selections for main course, vegetables, desserts and bread enough for 12 small portions. Or prepackage meals at home that include all components listed above.


Help A Family
  • Craft Donations
  • Homemade cookies (3 per bag)
  • Prepared meal items
  • Monetary Donations

*Prepared meal items must be brought in Sunday morning October 29th by 11:00. Please contact Sue Brodish (215-348-2274) to let her know what you are bringing.


Samaritan's Purse Shoeboxes

Boxes will be provided!

Suggested items: (No toothpaste, candy, seeds, or military themed items)

  • Toys: dolls, toy cars, stuffed animals, kazoos, harmonicas, yo-yos, jump ropes, balls, toys that light up and make noise (with extra batteries)
  • School Supplies: pens, pencils and sharpeners, crayons, markers, notebooks, paper, solar calculators, small coloring and picture books
  • Non-Liquid Hygiene Items: toothbrushes, bar soap, combs, washcloths, etc.
  • Accessories: t-shirts, socks, hats, sunglasses, hair clips, jewelry, watches, flashlights (with extra batteries)


New Britain Food Larder Donations

Bags available to take home and fill. Return October 29th. Canned, bagged, and boxed items are suggested. 

Children and Youth can participate in a shopping experience at Giant and donation parade to the Food Larder that morning.  Monetary donations are being accepted for this project.


Gift of Life House

Prepared meal items which can be taken on Sunday to reheat at their facility.

Household Items: Liquid laundry detergent, Fabric softener, dryer sheets, Toothbrushes, toothpaste, personal sized hand sanitizers.
Kitchen Items: Liquid dish soap, Dishwashing detergent, Large Tupperware, Large zip lock storage bags.
Paper Goods: Paper towels, tissues, individually wrapped toilet paper rolls,10/12 oz. disposable coffee cups and lids.
Pantry Items: Bottled water, Gatorade, Tea packets, pre packaged snacks, canned tuna, canned fruit and fruit cups, sugar, popcorn.
Cash Donations: Each $40 contribution helps support one night of lodging for a family staying at the Family House who cannot afford the nightly fee

PJ's for Children Collection

New PJ's and any bedtime items for children from birth to 6 years of age. Books, slippers, tooth paste and brushes, socks.  All items must have their sales tags still attached.

Handling of Cash Donations for Any of the Projects
Make your check payable to Lenape Valley Presbyterian Church with a Memo to "CHLTB and the Project Name”. Either place it in the offering plate during worship or give it to the Welcome Table Greeter on Sunday, October 8, 15 and 22, or to Laura our Secretary during the week.

Boxes will be located in the lobby on Sunday, October 8th through the morning of the 29th. Each box will have a large sign indicating the project name.



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