Urgent Needs

The following is a list of items and supplies we are most in need of. This list is current and was last updated/reviewed on 03/12/20.

Please contact us with any questions you have.

Hats, Booties and Costumes for Special Holiday Donations

Costumes, Hats, Booties, Diaper Covers, Leg Warmers for our 2020 donations to Iowa NICUs.

NICU Bedding

Fitted Sheets and flats for our 2020 NICU bedding drive. Just visit our NICU bedding page  for all the sewing instructions.

Infant Bereavement

Less than 1lb size hats: The best pattern to use is Bev’s Micro Preemie Baby Ribs Beanie. Scroll all the way to the bottom of the page for this pattern.
Colors Needed:
Most needed color is white. 
Measurements: 6.0-6.5 inches around. 3.0-3.25 inches long. This is a size that would fit on an x-large egg. This tiny hat is paired with the small size bunting

Tiny Memento Blankets for Miscarriage Packages:
See the Miscarriage Packages page on our website for information on making these tiny blankets

Family Support

Pak N Plays – new only

Sheets for Pak and Plays  – or they can be sewn using our NICU Crib Sheet Pattern

Formula – Neosure / Enfacare (for preemies) or Enfamil /  Similac Infant (regular formula)

Bottles and Nipples Avent 9oz or Dr. Brown 8 oz are preferred (new only)

Footed Sleepers (snap front is preferred):  Size Newborn, 0-3M and 3M (Greatest need is for 0-3M)

Blanket Sleepers – Purchased Halo Swaddle Sleep Sacks (size small) or sewn from our sleep sack pattern (6-8lb and 9-11lb size only needed)

Diapers – Newborn and Size 1. Pampers are preferred.

Baby Wipes –  unscented, tubs are preferred over refills