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Old Newsboys' Goodfellow Fund of Detroit
2013 Shopping List

This year, we will distribute 35,000 holiday gift boxes. We will also hand out 11,000 dolls lovingly dressed by community volunteers. Our fundraising goal for 2013 is $1.2 million. The "shopping list" appears below.

140,000 Age-appropriate books
103,800 Pairs of boys’ crew socks
102,000 Pairs of girls’ underwear
35,000 Detroit Public Library card applications
35,000 Sweatshirts (some with college logos)
35,000 Dental kits
35,000 Packages of candy
35,000 Pairs of gloves or mittens
35,000 pairs of sweatpants
30,000 Pairs of boys’ briefs
17,300 Boys’ knit hats
11,190 Pairs of “mismatched” socks
11,000 Hand dressed dolls
10,105 Packages of crayons
9,732 Super flyers
9,000 Pairs of boys’ boxers
8,052 Rainbow lollipop ponytail holders
6,720 Nail jewels
6,400 Alien sling shot toys
6,300 Flashing eyeballs
5,964 Cupcake notepads with pens
5,950 Webkinz toys
5,700 Pairs of girls’ buttersocks
5,000 Peace bracelets
4,995 “Fashionista” earbuds
4,830 Black & White earbuds
4,830 Calculators with pens
4,600 Fleece lined hats for girls
4,600 Bling coin purses
4,240 Patriotic footballs
4,235 Frosty the snowman coloring books
4,225 Finger paint sets
3,830 Cupcake necklaces
3,400 Fun animal shape hats for girls
3,300 Maze craze
3,300 Sports multi-point pencils
3,100 Inflatable pirate swords
3,000 Military play sets
3,060 Diaries
3,060 Fruit scented glitter gel pens
2,850 Christmas coloring books
2,310 “Color Your Own” sippy cups
2,310 Swirl Bears
2,310 Light up puffer chicks
1,960 Light up clown fish yoyos
1,660 Rainbow etch art sets
1,650 Jumbo scented markers
1,650 Colored notepads
1,608 Five times fast card game
1,600 Jumpropes with counters
1,000 Pull back fire engines
1,000 Cozy Bear stuffed animals

 

 


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