New Beginnings is supported by gifts received from caring individuals like you. Like any charitable organization, our budget is limited, yet we’d like to provide a number of items for the comfort and enjoyment of our residents. Any item you wish to donate from our wish list would enrich residents’ living at New Beginnings. Please consider a gift today!
- Click here to view the current wish list.
- Click here for a printable bulletin insert of the wish list to use in your church.
Donating items from our wish list has never been simpler! Just visit our new baby registry at Target and type in First Name: New and Last Name: Beginnings to see an updated list of current items needed at New Beginnings.
Several of the items can be purchased online and shipped directly to us. Be sure to use your Target REDcard for free shipping too! Other items, such as cleaning supplies, are only available for purchase in the store. For some items, specific colors or brands are not necessary. For example, Angel Soft toilet tissue is listed, but any toilet tissue will do. Please remember to keep everything baby-safe and family friendly.
Amazon Wish List
Click here to view our most needed items on Amazon.com. Be sure to use Amazon Smile! Amazon recently launched a corporate initiative program called AmazonSmile. It allows Amazon shoppers to direct 0.5 percent of their eligible purchase totals to New Beginnings using the special Web address at http://smile.amazon.com! It's an easy and automatic way to support this ministry. Designate "New Beginnings-a Home for Mothers" when you register and enjoy your online shopping experience -- while you help the New Beginnings ministry!
Sponsor an Apartment
New Beginnings wants to make a wonderful first impression on our residents when they arrive at our home for mothers --- and you can help! Any caring donor, church group or school can sponsor an apartment. By setting a financial goal and working toward raising that goal amount, you can help in furnishing an apartment! In this way, you can give each new family some, if not all, of the needed items to make their stay comfortable.
Upon sponsorship, a plaque is placed beside the room of the apartment with the individual’s or group’s name and date of sponsorship. In addition, photos of the purchased apartment items are provided to assure that your gift is put to good use for these young mothers and their babies.
Need more information about sponsoring an apartment? Contact us.
Host a Baby Shower
For a fun way to donate to New Beginnings, consider hosting a baby shower! You can host a traditional baby shower in your home or church with food, games and decorations or simply select a date or time-frame for people to drop off their gifts in a specific location.
Click here for a customizable bulletin insert to use in your church to promote the event.
Clip coupons for the residents; provide non-perishable food, cleaning supplies, diapers, baby wipes, etc.; make clothing donations in women’s, baby or toddler sizes (new only, please); donate new toys; give magazine subscriptions (call for suggested materials); provide gift cards; donate Christian devotion booklets and other reading material (call for suggested items).
Want to get started? Just click here to let us know how you can help!