Academic Success Items:

  • Notebooks

  • Organizers

  • Backpacks

  • Pens & pencils

  • Gift cards to Staples, OfficeMax, Barnes & Noble

  • USB flash drives

  • Scientific calculators

Character & Leadership Items:

  • DLSR digital cameras

  • Board games & puzzle games

  • Blank journals 

  • Gift cards to local movie theaters, restaurants, events

Arts Items:

  • Markers

  • Crayons

  • Sketchpads of various sizes

  • Drawing pencils

  • Construction paper & craft paper

  • Glue sticks

  • Safety scissors

  • Tempera paint or washable paint

  • Play-doh

Health & Life Skills Items:

  • Basketballs, footballs, soccer balls

  • Baseball & softball equipment

  • Tire air pumps

  • Ice packs

  • Reusable shatterproof plastic water bottles

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It takes a lot of supplies to run 17 Club sites serving over 1,900 youth daily. Take a look at our current wish list to see how you can support the Club! We accept donations of items as needed throughout the year. New items are preferred.  


If you have any questions about the appropriateness of your item, or would like some guidelines for item donations, please contact the Club at (518) 462-5528. Please contact the Club to arrange a time to drop off items. All donations may be brought to our Delaware Ave location.


21 Delaware Ave, Albany NY 12210

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