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You can help with our summer needs!


Summertime is here! Your generosity helps us move through the changing seasons as our cottages prepare for summer trips and to receive new children.

You can help by purchasing one or more of the items on our Summer Needs List:

Summer Needs List

Specific Summer Needs:

  • Ice packs
  • Beach towels
  • Sand castle buckets and tools
  • Flip flops
  • Sunscreen
  • Dog treats and toys
  • Dog shampoo
  • Dog grooming brushes and nail trimmers

Year-Round Needs:

  • Beds-in-a-Bag (twin size)
  • Bed pillows
  • Blankets
  • Towel sets
  • Radio clocks for younger kids
  • Clorox Wipes
  • Hand sanitizer

Year-Round Needs, continued…

  • Shampoo & Conditioner (Tresemme, Aussie, Pantene, full-size)
  • Waterproof gloves
  • Deoderant (Dove, Degree, Suave, full-size)
  • Body wash (full-size)
  • Toothpaste (full-size)
  • Socks
  • Board games
  • Small toys (not Barbies)
  • Tablets and headphones (not earbuds)
  • DVDs (G-rated, Disney, etc.)
  • Family Games
  • Animal puppets
  • Ethnically diverse people puppets
  • Gift Cards – Walmart, Target, Amazon
  • Gift Cards – Gas Stations
  • Gift Cards – Grocery Stores

Please ship or drop off your items to the following:

Avery Campus:

Crossnore School & Children’s Home
Attn: Courtney Lane
100 DAR Drive
Crossnore, NC 28616-0249

Winston-Salem Campus:

Crossnore School & Children’s Home
Attn: Kimberly King
1001 Reynolda Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27104

Click to download a shopping list.