WATERVILLE, Maine (WABI) The Maine Children's Home for Little Wanderers needs your help to make Christmas dreams come true for more than 1850 maine kids.
They provide clothing, toys, and books to income-eligible children ages 0-12.
Some of the most urgent needs are pajamas, full outfits, and specific toys.
"Every year we hear from families how grateful they are for this program because their children would often otherwise not have a Christmas," says Cristen Sawyer, Development Associate for the Maine Children's Home for Little Wanderers. "So we get a lot of feedback about how grateful they are, how much this means to them, how their children's eyes light up on Christmas morning just like every other family in America who's celebrating Christmas."
Here are what they say are their most urgent needs:
· Warm mittens
· Boys pajamas in sizes 7, 12, 14 & 16
· Boys outfits in sizes 3T, 6, 7, 8, 10, 12 & 16
· Boys slim and husky pants (in all sizes)
· Girls pajamas in sizes 7, 8, 12, 14 & 16
· Girls outfits in size 16 plus
· Girls slim pants (in all sizes)
· Winter boots (in all sizes)
· Pokemon, Paw Patrol, and LOL Dolls toys
For a full list of donation needs as well as how to donate, visit mainechildrenshome.org.