Wish List

CVOEO serves more than 25,000 Vermonters each year. We depend on your support of a wide variety of donated goods. To protect the health of those we serve, we can only accept new items and gift cards.

For Kids in Waiting Room:

  • Children’s books for waiting room
  • Children’s toys for waiting room (quiet, tough, no tiny parts)
  • Puzzles with 5-7 large pieces
  • Warm socks, hats

For Women in Shelter:

  • Feminine Hygiene products
  • Toothpaste (full-sized)
  • Toothpaste
  • Bras & underwear Socks
  • Make-Up
  • Cold, flu, sinus or allergy OTC medications
  • OTC analgesics (ibuprofen, acetaminophen)
  • Cell phones with chargers (made into 911 phones)
  • Bedside lamps
  • Q-tips
  • Deodorant
  • Shampoo/Conditioner (full-sized)
  • Toothbrushes

For Children in Shelter:

  • Underwear & socks (for children 0-10)
  • Similac w/iron (powder)
  • Pedialyte
  • Children’s Tylenol
  • Children’s cough syrup
  • Diapers (larger sizes 4, 5, 6)
  • Baby wipes, baby wash, baby powder
  • Baby shampoo (not trial size)
  • Diaper rash cream
  • New magic markers
  • Pads of blank white paper
  • Back packs and school supplies
  • Watercolor paint sets
  • Bubbles
  • Play Dough
  • Small hand held games
  • Art & craft supplies

Gift Certificates for Goods or Services:

  • Gas Gift Cards
  • K-Mart or Wal-Mart
  • Local grocery stores
  • Hair salon gift certificates
  • Movie tickets
  • Moving van services or rentals
  • Storage space rentals
  • Regular phone cards
  • International phone cards
  • CCTA bus passes

Supplies for Shelter

  • Paper towels
  • Toilet paper
  • Trash bags
  • Household cleaning supplies
  • Forever postage stamps

CVOEO addresses fundamental issues of economic, social, and racial justice and works with people to achieve economic independence.


Serving more than 10,000 households annually,
impacting the lives of over 23,000 individuals