Donate an Item on Our Wish List

We are seeking donations for babies and children in the Tallahassee Memorial Children’s Center, Tallahassee Memorial Metabolic Health Center, Pediatric Rehabilitation Services, Radiology, Surgical Care, Family Care Unit and the Newborn ICU (NICU).

Wish List

Purchase an item on our wish list to have delivered directly to the TMH Foundation, or purchase an item from our list below to drop off at the Foundation office, 1331 East 6th Ave., at your convenience. NOTE: When ordering from Amazon, please include your name and contact information in the notes section of your order so that we can thank you and provide you with a gift-in-kind acknowledgment. Amazon will not disclose your information to us unless you do this. Please include your contact information so that we can thank you!

Amazon Wish Lists

Purchase Suggested Items

  • Anything Disney or Nickelodeon themed
  • Art/Craft kits (small)
  • Baby Dolls
  • Baby toys – Stackable tings, foam puzzles, rubber building blocks, rattles, teething rings
  • Balls (small/medium)
  • Glitter stress balls
  • Barbies
  • Boards games
  • Books – Toddler through Elementary school age
  • Bubbles
  • Burp cloths – Cotton or soft, low nap fleece, no stitching, except on sides as these are placed under a newborn’s face (Size -20” X 8”)
  • Card games
  • Cell phone accessories
  • Colored pencils/markers
  • DVDs (no “R” rating please)
  • Ear buds/headphones
  • Electronic hand-held games (Yahtzee, Simon, Bop it, etc.)
  • Fidget spinners
  • Fun pens (gel pens/highlighters) and journals
  • Fun socks for all ages and genders
  • Glitter wands
  • Hair accessories
  • Hot Wheels and Matchbox cars
  • iTunes gift cards
  • Legos, Duplo or Mega blocks
  • Little Tykes/Hasbro toys
  • Minecraft figurines
  • Mood rings
  • Nintendo DS, Wii, PlayStation 3 or 4, Xbox 360 or ONE games (no “M” rating please)
  • Onesies (preemie and newborn) – Short sleeves, no snaps in back
  • Play-pack grab & go (mini-coloring books/crayons)
  • Pokémon cards
  • PopSockets
  • Portable chargers (for cellphone and tablets)
  • Puppets
  • Receiving blanket – thinner ones are ideal for swaddling
  • Rubik’s Cubes, puzzle balls, etc.
  • Sippy Cups
  • Slap bracelets
  • Sleepers (preemie and newborn) – Short-sleeved, cotton or fleece, preferably with snaps
  • Slinkys
  • Spa facemasks
  • Socks and mittens (preemie and newborn)
  • Superhero figures
  • Zaky Hugs or Fredrick T. Frogs – Used for developmentally supportive positioning and comfort

Guidelines for Donations

  • To prevent infection, all toys, books and stuffed animals must be new and in original packaging.
  • Handmade items, such as hats and booties, are no longer accepted due to new safety guidelines. Blankets may still be donated and must come from a smoke-free environment. Contact us with any specific questions about handmade donations.
  • Toys must be non-toxic.
  • Toys promoting violence are not appropriate (i.e. guns, knives, swords).
  • Rubber/latex balloons are not allowed inside the hospital. (Mylar is fine.)
  • Please do not include food items (i.e. snacks/candy) with donations.
  • Please do not wrap gifts.

Please note, the specific information regarding in-kind gifts has been provided by our nursing staff to best meet the needs of our patients and their families.

Dropping Off Your Donation

Due to infection control and privacy policies, we cannot allow personal delivery of gifts and donations directly to patients.

Please deliver your donations to:
TMH Foundation
1331 East 6th Avenue
Tallahassee, Florida 32303

Hours of operation: 9 am – 5 pm (Monday – Thursday); 9 am to 4 pm on Fridays.

Upon delivery, you will complete an in-kind donation form so your gift can be acknowledged.

The positive impact your gift will have on our young patients and their families is immeasurable. Thank you for bringing joy to children at TMH! For questions, contact our team.