Club of
  Highland Park / Highwood
Northwood Junior High's community project club, Northwood Gives Back is again hosting a Day of Giving. From now until December 5th, they are sharing their wish list with us to help those families in our community that is in need. There are a couple ways to help:
  1. let Northwood Gives Back do the shopping by making a financial contribution to: North Shore School District 112. Please indicate that you donation is for Day of Giving ad send to:  Day of Giving Committee/Northwood @ Elm Place 2031 sheridan Road, Highland Park, IL 60035
  2. let Amazon do the shopping - Visit Amazon Wishlist "Day of Giving 2019/Northwood" and items will be sent directly to Northwood Junior High at Elm Place
  3. Pick up a number of items when doing your normal shopping. Drop them off at the nearest collection centers - to be revealed soon!
Aside from the items below, there is also a need for gift cards to places like Target, Walmart, Jewel and gas stations. Here is their wish list, items in bold are extremely helpful:
 
NON-PERISHABLE FOOD ITEMS:                     
Refried beans
Peanut Butter
Oil (corn & vegetable)
Baby Food/Formula
Pasta
Sugar
Tuna
Oatmeal
Macaroni & Cheese
Pancake Mix & Syrup
Chili/Soup/Beef Stew
Apple Juice
Rice
Cereal
 
TOILETRIES:
Toothbrushes
Toothpaste
Body wash
Shampoo
Liquid hand soap
Razors
 
HOUSEHOLD ITEMS (AREA OF HIGH NEED)
Paper towels
Toilet Paper
Diapers & Wipes
Zip-lock bags
Garbage bags (13 & 30 gallons)
Laundry detergent
Dish detergent
Cleaning Supplies
Warm Blanket/Bedding
 
WINTER GEAR & CLOTHING (AREA OF HIGH NEED)
Gloves & Mittens
Hats & Scarves
Boots & Shoes
Snow pants
Winter Coats
Sweaters & Shirts
 
CHILDRENS BOOKS & TOYS (NEW AND GENTLY USED)
NO toys with weapons or violent themes like guns, knives, swords and other projectiles (even foam)