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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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Urgent needs:

Liquid Hand Soap*
Body Wash*
Body Sponges/puffs
Hair Shampoo and Conditioner
Unscented Body Lotion (boys or girls can use)
Cough Drops
Q-tips
Cotton Balls
Hairbrushes
Lip Balm
Hair Ponytail holders
Beach Towels
Bath Towels

Pillows
All Bedding in Queen, Twin XL, and Twin
Silverware (dessert spoons and forks)
Tennis Shoes (Sizes 1-7)
Washable Markers
Dry Erase Markers
Backpacks
Mechanical Pencils
Calculators (basic and scientific)

*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
Shampoo and Conditioner
Ankle or no show sock (All sizes and color)

ALL Types of Children clothing (8-20½)
Men’s white t-shirts (S-2XL)
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
Back Packs
Dry Erase Markers (low odor)
Laundry Detergent
Dryer Sheets