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Non-monetary needs to help Lakota youth

Non-Monetary needs to help Lakota youth

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Many friends ask how they can help Native American children in need in ways other than monetary donations.

The following is a list of items always put to good use in caring for our Lakota (Sioux) boys and girls.

Please be sure to include your name and mailing address in all packages sent to St. Joseph's Indian School.
(We will notify you of your package's arrival by mail. Please allow 4 to 6 weeks for processing.)

UPS Shipping Address:
St. Joseph's Indian School
220 N Main St
Chamberlain, South Dakota 57325
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High Priority Needs:
Pilamayathank you — for your kindness! We've been blessed to receive a surplus of cough drops,
lip balm, and hydrocortisone cream.

Athlete foot powder
Head & Shoulders dandruff shampoo
Liquid Hand Soap*
Body Wash* (Both men's and woman's)
Hair Conditioner
Unscented Body Lotion (boys or girls can use)
Toothpaste
Long athletic shorts (all sizes)
Beach Towels
Bath Towels
All Bedding in Queen, Twin XL, and Twin

3 inch ace wraps
Clotrimazole cream
Pillows
Silverware (dessert spoons and forks)
Tennis Shoes (Sizes 1-7)
All types of children clothing (8-20)
Washable Markers
Dry Erase Markers
Post-it sticky notes
Calculators (basic and scientific)
Colored pencils

*St. Joseph’s is no longer able to use bar soap due to health regulations.

Constant needs:

Mattress pads (Queen, Twin, Twin XL)
Sheets (Queen, Twin XL)
Comforter/blanket (Queen, Twin, Twin XL)
Pillows
Shower liners
Dish towels and cloths
Beach towels
Bath towels
Toothpaste
All medical supplies
Gummy Vitamins
Nail clippers
Body wash
Deodorant
Facial tissues
Hair Shampoo
Hairbrushes
Hair Ponytail holders

ALL types of children clothing (8-20½)
All white undershirts (all sizes)
Long Athletic shorts (All sizes)
Tennis shoes (1-7)
Boy’s boxers (all sizes)
Bath robes (all sizes)
Alarm clocks
Sports/water bottles
Post-it notes
Washable markers
3-ring binders/Trapper Keepers
Mechanical Pencils
Backpacks
Dry Erase markers (low odor)
Laundry detergent
Dryer sheets
Socks (all sizes and colors)

Other non-monetary ways to give.