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Item Donations

The Arc of Somerset County welcomes gifts in-kind. In-kind gifts are elgible for tax deductions under charitable giving as defined by the IRS. We ask that in-kind donations be new or in very good condition. If you would like to make a donation please contact Lisa Marie Arieno at lisamariea@thearcofsomerset.org or at 908-658-3805.

Below is a wish list of the items from the programs at The Arc of Somerset County

Gift Certificates/Gift Cards
Shop Rite
Stop and Shop
Target
WalMart
Kohls
Michaels
Lowes
Home Depot
CVS
Walgreens
Fandango
iTunes 

Office Supplies
Typewriter

Employment Training Materials
(These items will be used by the individuals in our Adult Training Centers to learn work skills needed to obtain jobs in the community)
Cash register
Price checker
Hand mixer
Mixing bowls
Toaster oven
Cutting board
Knives
Pot holders
Pot and pans
Kitchen utensils

Recreation
A large portable screen for showing movies
DVD's about countries around the world
DVD's of popular movies, G or PG rated
Jigsaw Puzzles- small amount of pieces 50 or 100 piece
Musical Instuments (hand bells, cymbals, maracas, drums etc.)
Portable Microphone
Stationary Bike
Speakers
Tickets to sporting events (Somerset Patirots, Yankess, Mets, Devils, Rangers, Nets, etc.)
Tickets to local attractions (museums, Grounds for Sculpture, zoos, botanical gardens, etc.)

Celebration Supplies
Our residential and employment service programs hold holiday (Valentines Day, Thanksgiving, etc.) and birthday celebrations throughout the year. Themed supplies are always needed for these events:
Plates
Napkins
Decorations
Plastic Ware
Music
Craft kits

Art Supplies
Adult Coloring Books
Colored pencils
Crayons
Painting cups
Paint Brushes
Easy craft kits
Glue sticks
Glue gun and glue sticks 
Rolls of art paper
Construction paper

Household Items
(These items will be used in our residential programs)
Pots and pans
Utensils
Mixing bowls
Food Processor

Houshold Products
Laundry and dish soap
Fabric softener
Trash bags
Toilet paper
Paper towels
Tissues
Clorox wipes

Personal Products
Baby wipes
Diapers (various sizes)

Exercise
Outdoor games (lawn bowling, plastic coverede horseshoes, croquet, etc.)
Small hand-held weights
Exercise balls-all sizes
Parachutes with handles
Exercise DVD's (simple)
Exercise bike

Literacy
Magazines Subscriptions (People, Us, National Geographic)
Leap Frog Computer

Items we CANNOT accept
Cloth furniture (couches, chairs, etc.)
Stuffed animals
Mattresses
Used Clothing
Medical Equipment