Another great way to make a big impact is by donating a wish list item to help support the programs we offer to children throughout the year. Here is a list of our greatest needs at the moment. Please contact us if you would like to donate a wish list item or another item you think might help support our programs.


Our spaces are vital to our activity-based model from the gym and game room to the art room and kitchen. Here are just some of the wish list items we use with our clients, which help support this model. Please refer to our full wish list here:

  • Jewelry making supplies
  • Painting supplies
  • Drawing & coloring supplies
  • Journal supplies
  • Ball pumps & needles
  • Badminton rackets for gym

For our facility, it is vital we provide a clean and safe environment for staff, clients and visitors. Here are the wish list items that would be greatly appreciated to help us maintain the facility throughout the year:

  • Lysol wipes
  • Washing machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Handheld vacuum
  • Industrial floor cleaner
  • Industrial vacuum cleaner

Summer Programs provide the academic support and social activities children need during the long summer months. Here are the wish items we could use to help support our Summer Programs during this time and in the future:

  • Sunscreen
  • Bug spray
  • Children’s swim googles
  • Diving rings and swim toys
  • Sidewalk chalk

For a full list of wish list items, please see our sign up sheet here. Items may be dropped off or delivered to Youth Services. Our hours are Monday through Thursday between 9:30 and 5:30pm and our address is:

Youth Services
3080 West Lake Ave.
Glenview, IL 60026

For more information about our wish list items, please contact the Development Team at 847-724-2620.