13 - 18 years

AGE 13-18 ESSENTIALS: blank journal and/or drawing pad; colored pencils; two or more non-perishable snacks (i.e. applesauce, pretzels, fruit snacks, crackers, granola bars); toothbrush and toothpaste (can be travel size); flashlight (please include batteries), socks, underwear.


EXTRAS: TOYS -- deck of playing cards, ear phones, books. ARTS & CRAFTS -- mad libs, word search, pencil sharpener, pens, pencils. 


HYGIENE -- brush, comb, chapstick, compact mirror, deodorant, cardboard nail file, nail polish, bath gel, lotion, travel size toiletries, feminine products in a discreet case. 


OTHER -- gift cards (to Burger King, McDonald’s, Subway, Wal-Mart, Target, Payless Shoes, movie theater, Starbucks, etc.), flip flops, hoodie sweatshirts, sunglasses, foldable nylon bag for carrying possessions in, hair bands, gum, mints.


Items can be donated individually or completed as a care bag. 


Please drop off any donations at Carl Reck Jewelers located at 106 S. Cochran Ave. Charlotte, MI 48813 during the business hours of M-F 9am to 7pm and Sat. 9am to 5pm. 


For any questions or concerns please contact Jenn at 517-231-0735 or suitcases4kidsmi.com