Donation Ideas

Christmas Store Wish List

The following items are needed: Donations are needed by November 21, 2018

-Pots and pans (new)

-Bath towels, wash cloths, hand towels (new)

-Toiletries for men & women i.e. shampoo, lotion, deodorant, body wash, toothpaste, lip balm, etc.

-New Blankets or small throws

-New Winter accessories: gloves, scarves, hats, socks (all sizes – boys and girls; men and women)

-New hoodies in all sizes

-Board games & card games

-New stuffed animals and Baby dolls

-Children’s toys (these can be gently used if in good condition)

-Matchbox or Hot Wheels type cars

-Kitchen utensils and small appliances such as a blender, toaster oven, etc.

-Dishes (preferably non-breakable like Corelle)

-New kitchen towels


-new snapback hats

-sports teams items (NFL, MLB, NBA team related – shirts, trinkets, etc.)

-Night lights (the small ones that plug-in)

-books in good condition for children, teenagers and young adults (especially books in Spanish)


Donations are needed by November 21, 2018 and can be delivered to one of several locations:

Baltimore, 3300 Gaither Road, Baltimore, MD 21244

West Virginia, 715 Brown Road, Martinsburg, WV 25401

Charlotte Hall (TFC Office), 30049 Business Center Drive, Charlotte Hall, MD 20622

Denton, 27993 Substation Road, Denton, MD 21629


Month Donation Idea

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 Donate to the Christmas Campaign! 

What The Campaign Raises Money For: Your Contribution to the Christmas Offering first funds presents and holiday celebrations for BCC’s youth throughout the year. After those needs are met, gifts will be directed to where they are needed most throughout BCC’s programs.

Individuals and churches make holiday Special! 

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 Join our Birthday Club

Being away from your family on your birthday is difficult for any child. We want to make the children feel extra special on their birthday by sending them kind and loving words from the community.

To join the birthday club sdownload-1imply send an e-mail to or call our main desk to speak with Charlene (410)922-2100  to get on the Birthday Club list.

Once a month via e-mail or postal mail (your choice), you will get the names, birthdays and ages for the youth that are celebrating a birthday next month. Please write as many cards as you can and mail back or drop off to the
Baltimore Campus Headquarters Administration Building
3300 Gaither Rd
Baltimore, MD 21244

Thats it! You have just made a child in the foster care system feel extra special and surrounded by a community that supports them.

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 Help us Welcome our New Youth

When a new resident arrives on campus BCC’s Spiritual Life Team provides the child with a welcome bag full of gifts and necessities. Can you help provide any of the following items to help welcome a foster child into care?

  • Full-Size Shampoo and/or Conditioner
  • Full-Size Body Wash
  • Comb or brush
  • Toothbrush and Tooth Paste
  • Notebook and pen or pencil
  • Stuffed Animal and/or Fleece Blanket 

Please drop off items to the most convenient BCC Location to you. We always appreciate a call ahead to assure someone is there to meet you.

Main Number (410)922-2100


 Box Tops for Education!

It is so easy  support all of our programs at zero cost to you! Simply look for the logo below on all of the items currently in your home. Clip and send to the Volunteer Auxiliary at the address below.  Help us reach our goal of $4,000 this year! We are already over half way there!


Board of Child Care – Auxiliary Office
Attn: Box Tops
3300 Gaither Rd
Baltimore, MD 21244


 Donate to the Scholarship Fund!

Each year our wonderful donors help to provide students that graduate from public school an opportunity to continue their education with scholarship money.

Could you contribute to sending a foster child to school?

Please donate online or send a check in any amount to
Board of Child Care
3300 Gaither Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21244


 Summer Fun!

As the weather gets warmer our youth are looking forward to water activities! You can help by donating all things summer.

beach towels
flip flops
board games


Summer Activities!

We love tickets to sporting events or shows.





 School Supplies!

Help us collect school supplies for families in need. Learn more.

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 Combine Charity Campaigns

If you are an employee working for the federal, state, or local government you can give to the Board of Child Care through your paycheck! Whether you donate $1, $10 or more per paycheck, or make a one-time donation, your contribution will go a long way in helping us.

Learn more about other ways to give to BCC!


 Cookies, Candy and Snacks

Donated cookies, candy, snacks of all variety are always appreciated!
Your donations are very special because the children know it comes from a community that loves and supports them!

 You can drop cookies off at any of our locations. Please call ahead so that we can expect your kind donation.


 Bundle Up

As it is getting colder outside our growing kids need new hats, gloves, scarves, socks and other winter clothes because they have most likely grown out of their old ones, or they came in the summer without any of these winter necessities or they simply don’t have any. Help them stay warm by providing winter time accessories by dropping off to the closest location you to you:

Baltimore Campus, Randallstown, MD
Denton Campus, Denton, MD
Early Learning Program, Washington, DC
Outpatient Mental Health Clinic, Pasadena, MD
Martinsburg Campus, Martinsburg, WV
Southern MD Foster Care Office, Charlotte Hall, MD



 Christmas Wish List!


Please e-mail or call Rev. Dr. Stacey Nickerson for specific items.
Office:  (410) 496-5610



Let Us Do the Shopping

You can let us do the shopping by making a contribution to:
Board of Child Care
3300 Gaither Rd, Baltimore, MD 21244
Or simply donate online