Wish Lists

Homeless Youth/ Transitional Living Program Wish List


  • Beds (mattresses, box springs, bed frames)
  • Furniture (couches, tables, dressers, chairs)
  • Dishes (plate sets, silverware, etc.)
  • Pots and Pans
  • Curtains and Curtain Rods


  • Laundry Detergent
  • Toilet Paper
  • Household Cleaning Supplies


  • Shower totes/caddy (each client will receive one upon entry)
  • Towels


  • Winter Coats
  • Winter hats and gloves
  • Diapers (any size)
  • Baby formula (any kind)
  • Recreation Passes (i.e. gift cards, coupons, etc.) Ideas include: Skateland, Blockbuster, Family Video, Urbana Aquatics Center, Bowling, Putt-Putt Golf, Movie Theatres

Used items are happily accepted! Please contact Russ Mullett by phone or email: (217) 398-8080 or rmullett@communityelements.org  if you are interested in donating any of these items.

Roundhouse Wish List

  • African American Hair Products
  • Teenage Girl Hair Accessories – Hair clips, hair ties, hair brushes
  • Curling Iron, Flat Iron, Blow Dryer
  • Shampoos, Conditioners, Lotions – Trial sizes preferred but not required
  • Arts and Crafts Supplies
  • Gift Cards – Movie theaters, bowling, putt-putt
  • Reading Books or Magazines
  • Board Games (teen age)
  • Teenage Sized Boys and Girls Socks
  • Teenage Sized Boys and Girls Underwear
  • Sports Bras – Sizes Small through XL
  • Sweat Pants and Sweat Shirts – Sizes Small through XXL
  • Solid Colored T-Shirts (or plain white t-shirts) – Sizes Small through XXL
  • Backpacks
  • Umbrellas
  • AA Batteries

Please contact Mechelle Moore at (217) 359-5276 if you are interested in donating any items.

TIMES Center Wish List


  • Laundry Detergent
  • Bathroom Tissue
  • Paper Towels
  • Paper Cups 12oz
  • Trash Bags (33-35 Gallon)
  • Washcloths
  • Twin size sheets
  • Oven Mitts/Dish Towels


  • Lotion
  • Deodorant
  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrushes
  • Shampoo ∓ Conditioner
  • Band-aids
  • Soap
  • Razors


  • Financial Support
  • Portable Phone
  • Pens & Pencils
  • Copier paper
  • Meeting Room Table
  • Postage stamps
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Correction fluid
  • Paper clips