Patient Wish Lists

Patient Wish Lists

Akron Children’s Hospital is pleased to accept gifts from so many generous individuals and groups in the community on behalf of our patients. Please contact Volunteer Services at 330-543-8424 (Akron) or 330--746-8352 (Mahoning Valley) if you have any questions about donations or to schedule a donation drop off.  Staff will be happy to provide instructions for parking and delivery. 

You may also mail a donation to:

ATTN: Volunteer Services
Akron Children's Hospital 
One Perkins Square
Akron OH  44308

Donation Guidelines

To help ensure the safety of our patients, please follow these guidelines when buying or preparing your gift: 

Let Us Do the Shopping For You

If you would like us to do the shopping and purchase items from the Wish List, you may also make an online donation.  Please indicate your donation is for Volunteer Services toys.

Top ten requested items:

  1. Brand new stuffed animals with tags
  2. Crayola art supplies (crayons, markers, colored pencils) & coloring books
  3. Gift cards (Amazon, Wal-Mart, Target, Toys R Us)
  4. Adult coloring books
  5. Medical toy kits
  6. Play-Doh and Play-Doh kits
  7. Lego sets
  8. Super hero & princess themed dolls or action figures
  9. Hair brushes with soft bristles & small detangler spray bottles
  10. Technology accessories (earbuds, headphones, electronics chargers, gaming controllers)

The following wish lists provide gift suggestions based on the needs, age and interests of our patients:

Because of privacy laws, donors are not permitted to deliver gifts directly to our patients - all donations are received in volunteer services, and are stored and distributed to patients. 

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