Our Wish List

Helping Those in Need

The staff at Coleman Professional Services is most grateful that we can provide services regardless of our client’s ability to pay. It is only through the support we receive from individuals and businesses in the communities we serve that we are able to do this.

We especially depend upon the generosity of supporters to help us gather various necessities for our clients throughout the year. These in kind gift opportunities are also considered as tax write-offs. Many of the items listed here are not covered by food stamps and are used to support our residential clients.

Residential Needs

  • Toilet paper and tissues
  • Cleaning supplies and dish detergent
  • Laundry detergent
  • Dish cloths and dish towels
  • Sheets
  • New pillows and blankets
  • Plastic mattress covers
  • Pillow covers
  • Dishes
  • Silverware
  • Kitchen utensils
  • Pots, pans and bakeware
  • Art supplies, games and cards
  • Mattresses (new)

Basic Living Needs

  • Hygiene items
  • Bus passes in all counties (Allen, Auglaize, Hardin, Jefferson, Portage, Stark, Summit and Trumbull)
  • Gloves, mittens, hats and scarves
  • Gift cards to stores for household needs and clothes
  • Grocery gift cards
  • Funds for medication co-pays
  • Funds for apartment deposits and/or utility hook-ups
  • Funds for birth certificates
  • Pocket calendars
  • Large wheel chair
  • 4X Winter coat, pants, and shirts

Child Needs

  • Hats, gloves, coats and snowpants
  • Waterproof mattress covers
  • Comforters and pillows

Coleman Adult Day Services Needs

  • Word searches (please make sure they are simple)
  • Art supplies
  • XL t-shirts
  • Cheap jewelry
  • Socks
  • Candy
  • Toy pick-up truck
  • Building blocks
  • Large picture books
  • Coffee mugs
  • 100-piece puzzles
  • Scarves
  • Baseball caps
  • Birthday cards
  • Golf balls

Pregnancy Center Needs

  • Bottles and formula
  • Baby food
  • Baby wipes
  • Bouncy seats
  • Wearable baby carriers
  • Wrapped toys
  • Baby and adult shampoo/conditioner, body wash, lotion, toothpaste, and toothbrushes
  • Double strollers
  • Diaper bags
  • Bathtub toys

For more information, please contact us directly via email or phone 330-676-6876.

For a printable Our Wish List please click on the link and print at your computer.

Donations may be dropped off Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. at Coleman Foundation, located at 5982 Rhodes Rd. in Kent, Ohio.  

It’s true that little things can make a big difference in someone’s life. Thank you for making a difference in the lives of those we serve.