all in-kind donations make a difference for our students.  Thank you!

ongoing items needed

Interested in donating an item not on our list?  Email and let us know what you want to give or call 330 848 9685 with questions

Items can be brought to the First Glance front office located at 943 Kenmore Blvd. Akron, OH 44314 during office hours on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 9am to 3pm.  Call 330 848 9685 to arrange for another drop off time.

First Glance at the core is a youth center, because of that we are often in need of recreational items.  

  • Pool sticks

  • Basketballs

  • Air hockey pucks

  • Air hockey paddles

  • PS4 video games

  • Dry erase markers

First Glance hosts 8 programs where we offer a meal as part of the night.  With that in mind we are always in need of paper products.  

  • Paper plates                 

  • Napkins                               

  • Dessert plates                     

  • Bowls                        

  • Forks, knives & spoons   

  • Coffee cups                   

  • Water cups    

  • Aluminum foil

  • Plastic wrap

First Glance places a high value on having a clean and engaging environment for our students.  With hundereds of students coming through the door, we are always in need of cleaning supplies.  

  • Trash bags (large & kitchen)

  • Kitchen paper towels            

  • Toilet paper        

  • General purpose cleaner

  • Kleenex

  • Hand soap

  • Dish soap

  • Windex

  • Floor cleaner

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