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FIN #12, OH

Please contact OkiMom if you have things for this family.

What is your family situation?
We are a family of 5. We are already "low income" but my husband will be laid off in late November, making the holidays even more difficult.

Any allergies or sensitivities in the family? Smoke

Which holiday(s) does your family celebrate? Christmas

Please list up to 2 items per person in your family and up to 2 items for your family as a whole below. (If you are requesting gift cards, please specify local or online stores that, if money is available, gift cards can be provided that you can conveniently use.)

Of the items requested below, please prioritize the top 3 overall needs of your family (this can not include direct financial help such as bills paid):
* Winter coats for children
* Jeans and long sleeved shirts for children
* Grocery gift card (not sure if this is considered financial help)


DD#1 Child #1
Age and Gender: 9, Female
Items requested:

1. Winter clothing size 14 in childrens (large or x-l shirts), size 4 1/2 shoes
Gloves for the 9yo
Size 14 dressy wool cardigan and l/s shirt
2 pairs of sz 14 jeans

2. Books or items about oceans, whales, sharks, etc. (she is really into learning about this stuff at the moment)
chapter book (magic schoolhouse)
two books about ocean animals

DD#2 : Child #2
Age and gender: 8, Female
Items requested:

1. Winter clothing (jeans, coat, etc. - size 8 or medium, shoes - 3 1/2)
Jeans and Sweatshirt - size 8

One-piece pjs - size 8

2. Art supplies (she is an excellent artist)

DD#3: Child #2:
Age and gender: 4, Female
Items requested:

1. Winter clothing Size 5t, size 10.5 shoes
coat sz 5

2. Toy(s) - Dolls (or anything, really)
8 plush girl dolls
barbie doll with clothing, and accessories - for 4yo

stuffed bear for 4yo

(please add more child sections depending on the number of children in your family)

Adult #1 (YOU! ): Please take care of the children first.
Gender: Female
Items requested:

1. Baking supplies / Kitchen equipment
new measuring cup and spoon sets
2 round silicone cake pans and a set of muffin pans

2. Socks, gloves, scarf

Adult #2:
Gender: Male
Items requested:

1. Socks (size 12 shoe), gloves

2. Coat (mens size X-large)

Needs for Your Family As A Whole:

Items requested:

1. Grocery Card (Kroger, Walmart)

2. Blankets or Throws (for children - twin sized)
Edited by QueenOfTheMeadow - 12/20/11 at 11:18am