West Bend, Wisconsin Gifts That Give Hope Fair

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2018 Shopping List

4C Family Center

$5  A fun puzzle or game to put in a Family Activity Backpack

$20 Nurturing Parenting classes for parents so children are protected from abuse and neglect 1a

$25 Classes to help parents cope with drug and alcohol addiction 1b

$30 Journeys Group project supplies for children grieving a loss 1c


Albrecht Free Clinic

$5  A Healthy Teeth basket with electric toothbrush, floss, and toothpaste

$15 A family Stay Healthy pack including ibuprofen, cough drops, and a thermometer 2a

$25 A Ride to Health taxi voucher for families to get to the clinic 2b

$45 5 visits to the clinic for medical/dental follow up appointments & medications 2c


Big Brothers Big Sisters

$5 A Mineshaft game room gift card for a child to enjoy with their mentor

$15 An awesome experience for a Big and Little for an entire day 3a

$25 Hosting a Matchaversary event, honoring matches that have lasted an entire year 3b

$50 Bringing a fully supported Match together for the first time 3c


Blue Lotus Farm & Retreat Center

$5  Fishing bait for a special needs guest visiting our retreat center

$15 Pool noodles for guests swimming in the handicap accessible pool 4a

$25 A flat of flowers to help beautify the property at Blue Lotus 4b

$40 S'mores and a bonfire for a group outing of individuals with profound life challenges 4c


Boys & Girls Clubs of Washington County

$5  A present for a Club member to unwrap at the Holiday Party

$10 Sending one child on a summer field trip 5a

$15 A program fee for a child to learn about health, good decisions, and character 5b

$65 A year-long membership for one Washington County Youth 5c


Casa Guadalupe Education Center

$5  A brand new book for a child in the Read to Succeed after school program

$15 The registration fee for a child to attend Summer Spanish Camp 6a

$20 The registration fee for an adult to attend one semester of English Classes 6b

$25 Healthy snacks for a child that attends the Read to Succeed after school program 6c


Citizen Advocates

$5  Soft gym balls for safe play for kids of all abilities at Respite events

$10 Games and project supplies for peer to peer school groups 7a

$20 The registration fee for one family that has children with disabilities to attend a Respite event 7b

$35 Ice Cream & toppings for a party to celebrate new friendships between people of all abilities 7c


Elevate, Inc.

$5  Prevention supplies for Red Ribbon Week & The Great American Smoke Out

$20 Personal care items for someone going through a mental health crisis at a residential facility 8a

$30 Peers 4 Peers club fees for an economically disadvantaged student 8b

$50 Providing 25 workbooks for the Too Good for Drugs program taught in WBSD classrooms 8c


Exploit No More

$5  A Starbucks card for a teen girl to have a quiet place to catch up on school work

$10 A Study Break for a teen girl at a coffee shop 9a

$20 Self Care for a teen girl with a gift card to Barnes and Noble for a book or journal 9b

$50 A Bedroom Makeover for a trafficking survivor to choose blankets, pillows, and decor 9c


Family Promise of Washington County

$5  Shoes and clothes for a child who is homeless

$10 Feeding a homeless individual at our Karl's Place location for one day 10a

$35 Providing shelter for a child for one day 10b

$50 Pillows, blankets and other supplies for a family entering shelter 10c



$5  Toilet paper and paper towels for families living in shelter

$25 Art supplies and toys for children coping with the effects of abuse 11a

$60 Taxi vouchers or gas card to assist a family with transportation 11b

$100 One night of safe shelter to a victim of domestic violence or sexual assault 11c


Habitat for Humanity of Washington and Dodge Counties

$5  A 2x4" board used in building a home for a family

$15 An outdoor light to welcome a family to their new home 12a

$25 One bundle of shingles to roof a Habitat house 12b

$50 Bathroom flooring for a Habitat house 12c


Interfaith Caregivers

$5  A tasty homemade meal for a grandma or grandpa who can't leave their house

$10 A shovel for a volunteer to clean up snow for an elderly neighbor 13a

$25 Gas to help fill the Interfaith van to take an elderly senior grocery shopping or to the doctor 13b

$50 Round trip transportation for an elderly veteran in a wheelchair to the VA Hospital 13c



$5  A Stress Relief Package with kleenex and gum for suicide survivors

$10 Putting 2 people through suicide crisis training to help save lives 14a

$25 Putting 5 people through suicide crisis training to help save lives 14b

$40 A Community Connection Event for 5 individuals to expand their social circle and make connections 14c


NAMI Washington County

$5  Snacks for teens participating in a weekly after-school mental health support group

$10 Supplies for an Arts & Crafts group for adults with mental illness 15a

$25 A Family-to-Family class manual that helps family members support individuals with mental illness 15b

$35 One socialization outing for a young adult with social anxiety or other mental illness 15c


Seed of Hope Center

$5  A warm, fuzzy blanket for a newborn baby

$10 Diapers and a stuffed animal for a baby 16a

$15 A gift basket for a new mom 16b

$25 A crib or bassinet for a newborn baby 16c


The Youth and Family Project, Inc.

$5  A book or toy for children and parents to enjoy together during supervised visits

$10 Art supplies for youth receiving counseling services to explore healthy emotional expression 17a

$15 Kitchen and cleaning supplies for families to prepare and share meals during supervised visits 17b

$25 A gift card for families receiving Christmas support through the Gingerbread House Program 17c


West Bend School District

$5  Snacks for a hungry child to take home over the weekend

$10 Backpacks and supplies for Backpack Friday school food pantries 18a

$15 Snacks to put in a weekend backpack to feed hungry children 18b

$20 Easy meals to put in a weekend backpack for hungry families to eat 18c


Gifts That Give Hope, Inc.

$2 Your $2 donation helps Gifts That Give Hope, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, host Alternative Gift Fairs in your community and across the country.


West Bend, Wisconsin Fair

Fair Date:
West Bend, WI
United States
For more information or to volunteer contact:
Jessica Frederick



When you purchase a gift from “Gifts that Give Hope” for a friend or family member, you not

only celebrate the special occasion with a unique gift, you also give back to the community.


Some of our Participating Non-Profit Organizations...


Raised since 2007


Local, national, and international non-profits helped


Average donations raised per fair last year


Marks the FIRST International Gifts That Give Hope, in Cranbrook, British Columbia, Canada

Our Mission

Gifts That Give Hope promotes meaningful gift giving and support for non-profit organizations by helping communities host Alternative Gift Fairs. 

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Gifts That Give Hope

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Gifts That Give Hope, Inc.
PO Box 249 
Bradford Woods, PA 15015

A registered 501(c)(3)  #27-0398106