URGENT! Holiday Help Needed!

 

We are in URGENT need of holiday gifts,
gift cards and ongoing needed items for our youth and families! Normally by this time our warehouse is full of gifts and essential items to support our families and help our youth celebrate the holidays, but not this year. We need your help!
For more information go to casapacificakidswishes.org
Have items delivered straight to our
 Steven E. Elson Campus
at 1722 South Lewis Rd. in Camarillo 93012Or take advantage of contactless drop off 
Open 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM Monday – Friday
When you get to campus just follow the signage
to our holiday drop off area.
Ways You Can Help
Donate A Gift Card Or Host A Gift Card Drive
As the majority of the youth we serve are teenagers, they especially love receiving gift cards as this allows for a special  experience – whether it be an off-campus outing for ice cream, a Target run or an online shopping experience! Gift cards help provide normalcy for children who are experiencing circumstances that are anything but  normal. More than just an opportunity for a day of fun, off-site activities can also be used as motivation. To be eligible, youth must meet certain program and behavioral expectations. The prospect of a fun trip can be just the motivation some youth need! 
Fulfill an Ongoing Need
Support the basic, year-round needs of the children we serve and the children that will be admitted into our care through out the year. Every four hours, a new child is admitted into our programs—many of them come to us with nothing. We are responsible for outfitting them with everything they will need and those items are for them to keep when they leave Casa Pacifica. Because of this, items like new bedding, hygiene  products, new clothing and undergarments and household items are always desperately needed.  In addition to basic needs, we are always in need of the “fun items” like art supplies, electronics, gaming systems, movies, video games and various toys and sporting goods.
Most Needed Items
  • Hygiene products 
  •  SanDisk MP3 players
  •  Earbuds
  •  Portable DVD players
  •  Noise-cancelling  headphones
  •  Nike athletic wear (adult sizes)
  •  DVDs (PG-13 and under)
  • Video games (Teen and under)
  • Journals & sketch books
  •  Adult coloring books
  •  Weighted blankets
  • Acrylic paint, brushes & canvas
  • Gel pens
  • Playdoh & kinetic sand
  • Warmies® stuffed  animals
  • Anything from Bath & Body Works
  •  Vans or Converse shoes (adult sizes)
  •  Anything from Sephora
  •  Slide sandals (adult sizes)
  •  Sheet face masks
  •  Hoverboards
Ongoing wishes are available now at
 https://casapacificakidswishes.org/ongoing-needs
 Items can be shipped straight to our Camarillo Campus location:
1722 S Lewis Rd, Attention: Wishes!
Fulfill A Child’s Christmas Wish
Each of our campus children are able to wish for five presents for their Christmas gifts – three needs and two wants. Typically, the needs are items like clothing, special hygiene products, school supplies and bedding, whereas, the wants are more of the fun items like electronics, special hygiene or makeup products, a  specific pair of nice shoes, etc.   
Together with their staff, they fill out our holiday wish list form and from each child’s Christmas wish list, we write each wish individually on a Dove ornament with the child’s name, age, and gender. You fulfill the wish and return the gift unwrapped to our campus with the Dove attached.
Support Our Santa Barbara
County Children And Families
With offices in Santa Barbara and Santa Maria, Casa Pacifica has been providing county-wide services in Santa Barbara County since 2003: in-home, in-school and in the community services to more than 100 children and families each day. To support our community based children and families during the holiday season by granting a wish please contact [email protected].
Shop Our Amazon & Target Wish Lists
Put your online shopping to good use and shop for our kids! Check out our Target and Amazon registries with our general campus and children’s needs and have items shipped straight to our Camarillo Campus location: 1722 S. Lewis Rd, Attention: Wishes. Help us provide for our campus and children needs all year long!
 
For more information on any of these giving opportunities
go to casapacificakidswishes.org
Thank You!
Casa Pacifica is so grateful for our community – for its compassion, its generosity, its dedication to caring for those in our community who need help. With your help, we are able to provide for the children and families we serve all year long, but at the holiday season it is even more essential and we couldn’t do it without you.
On behalf of the children and families, we thank you for supporting Casa Pacifica in bringing deserving children and families a little joy this holiday season!
Thank you to our Corporate Leaders!
Our Mission
Casa Pacifica restores hope, enhances resilience, and strengthens community connections for children, young adults and families at the most challenging times of their lives.
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Casa Pacifica Centers for Children and Families

1722 S. Lewis Rd
Camarillo, CA 93012
(805) 445-7800
www.casapacifica.org


 

 

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