The Maine Children’s Home Christmas in July campaign is in full swing. They are partnering with a select group of businesses throughout the month to collect donations of essential items for kids ages 13 to 17.

Please consider donating any of the following brand new essential items at locations listed below or at the Maine Children’s Home, 93 Silver Street, in Waterville.

  • Family Games – For kids ages 8 to 12
  • Girls Underwear – Sizes: 3T, 5T, 7/8, 10/12, 14/16, 18/20, and Women’s sizes S, M, L, XL
  • Girls Socks – Sizes: Medium sock sizes 8 – 9.5 and Women’s sock sizes
  • Boys Underwear – Sizes: 3T, 4T, 5T, 6, 7/8, 18/20, 10/12 Husky, 14/16 Husky and Men’s sizes S, M, L, XL
  • Boys Socks – Sizes: Small sock sizes 7 – 8.5, Large sock size 9 – 11, Men’s sock sizes
  • Batteries – AAA, 9V, and C

CLOTHING FOR TEEN BOYS:

  • Men’s long sleeve tee shirts (adult small to 3XL)
  • Men’s athletic pants (adult small to 3XL)
  • Men’s sweatshirts/hoodies (adult small to 3XL)
  • Men’s underwear in all sizes (small to 3XL)
  • Men’s socks in all sizes

CLOTHING FOR TEEN GIRLS

  • Junior’s long sleeve tee shirts (small to 3XL)
  • Junior’s athletic pants/leggings (small to 3XL)
  • Junior’s sweatshirts/hoodies (small to 3XL)
  • Junior’s underwear in all sizes (small to 3XL)
  • Junior’s socks in all sizes

HYGIENE SUPPLIES FOR TEENS

  • Shampoo
  • Conditioner
  • Body Wash
  • Loofahs
  • Hand Soap
  • Hand/Body Lotion
  • Feminine Hygiene products
  • Deodorant
  • Nail clippers

Donations of the items listed above can be dropped off at the following locations:

-Central Maine Credit Union, 1000 Lisbon St, Lewiston
-Connected Credit Union (2 locations), 85 Civic Center Dr, Augusta; 12 Monument St, Winslow
-cPort Credit Union, 399 Western Ave, Augusta
-First Congregational Church of Pittston, 21 Arnold Rd, Pittston
-Franklin-Somerset Credit Union (3 locations), 26 Leavitt Street, Skowhegan; 20 Main Street, Madison; 485 Wilton Road, Farmington
-KSW Federal Credit Union, 222 College Ave, Waterville
-Maple Valley Pharms, 279 Main Street, Waterville
-New Dimensions Credit Union (3 locations), 94 Silver Street, Waterville; 316 Benton Avenue, Winslow; 245 Madison Avenue, Skowhegan
-Reform Physical Therapy, 439 Lewiston Road, Topsham
-Traverse Coffee Co., 140 Water Street, Hallowell

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