Taking care of the needs of 20 families

The Ronald McDonald House’s wish list runs long.  Think of it this way – we often have nearly 50 people staying with us. That means we go through a lot of paper towels, laundry detergent, etc.  Providing a comfortable stay for our families takes not only a wonderful house, but an amazing amount of items that need to always be on hand.  Below you will find a list of items, big and small, that we are always grateful to accept from our loving donors. You can also download a copy of the wish list by clicking here, so you can print it out and take it with you on your next shopping trip.

If you’re more into online shopping, you can make wish list donations from anywhere! Just visit our page at SHARE Omaha, click the items you’d like to give, and after you complete your purchase, the order will be shipped directly to the House.

Thank you for your support! 

WHAT WE NEED (All items must be new.)

Food Items

  • Keurig K-Cups
  • On-the-go snack items – fruit cups, individual chips/crackers/pretzels
  • Breakfast bars – granola and cereal bars
  • Eggs
  • Box meals
  • Macaroni and cheese
  • Salt
  • Flour

Household Items

  • Paper towels
  • Non-latex gloves
  • Trash bags (13 to 35 gallon)
  • Address labels
  • Batteries
  • White copy paper
  • 13-watt CFL light bulbs
  • Bleach
  • Swiffer wet mop pads
  • Disinfectant spray
  • Bathroom cleaner
  • 9×13 baking pans
  • Heavy duty serving utensils

For the Families

  • Bed Pillows
  • Gas cards
  • Gift cards: Target, Wal-Mart, CVS, Walgreens, Baker’s, Hy-Vee, Family Fare, etc.
  • Teddy bears/stuffed animals
  • Travel size toiletries
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Children’s books
  • Diapers
  • New adult and youth winter coats