Strikers is Giving Big this Holiday Season!

Strikers will be collecting gifts for the Lazarus House, Community Crisis Center and Phil’s Friends. Donation boxes will be located by the Christmas Tree in the back fireplace room.
Strikers will receive donations at Strikers facilities from November 19 to December 10.

Drop-off Location: 1000 S. Kirk Rd.
Donation Drop-off Times:
Saturdays 9:00-12:30pm
Tuesdays 4:30pm-7pm
Wednesdays 4:30-7pm
You can also leave a message at (630) 262-0071 to arrange a drop-off time.

Phil’s Friends Wish List

Give so that more care packages can get into the hands of those battling cancer.

  • Monetary gifts
  • Biotene (Liquid or Gel 6oz or smaller)
  • Fuzzy Socks (women only)
  • tissues
  • journals
  • puzzle books
  • blankets (rolled throw blankets, crocheted, or fleece tied)
  • hats (knitted, crocheted, baseball)
  • soft toothbrushes and travel size toothpaste
  • gift cards
  • playing cards
  • lotions (fragrance free 5oz or smaller)
  • lip balms

Community Crisis Center Holiday Wish List

Women’s Holiday Basket

For Christmas each woman in shelter receives a new tote filled with useful and pampering items.

  • pajamas (small, medium, large)
  • slippers
  • hat/scarf/gloves set
  • towel set (bath towel, hand towel, washcloth)
  • fleece blanket
  • shower gel and lotion set
  • journal/pen
  • 2023 purse/pocket planner
  • earbuds with mics
  • $25 Gift Card to Walmart or Target

Children’s Holiday Basket

  • Toys-any and all kinds
  • pajamas
  • board games
  • children’s fleece blankets
  • books (picture, chapter, etc.)

Teen Holiday Basket

  • basketballs/footballs/soccer balls
  • bluetooth speakers
  • costume jewelry
  • lotion/shower gels sets
  • manicure/pedicure sets
  • young men’s cologne
  • gift cards

Gifts for the Center

  • holiday wrapping paper
  • ribbon/bows/tape
  • batteries (AA, C, D, 9-volt)
  • pajamas/nightgowns/underwear (children & adult
  • Women’s clothing leggings (all sizes)
  • sweats in plain colors with stretchy fabric
  • sleeping bags

Lazarus House Wish List

  • Disposable Nitrile gloves (size L)
  • paper towels
  • toilet paper
  • bottled water
  • dish soap
  • aluminum foil Pans 21×13 disposable
  • full-size deep dish
  • 16 oz foam cups
  • disinfecting wipes
  • meal prep food containers with lids
  • Uber gift cards
  • 7th Generation Disinfecting Spray Cleanser- Lavender Vanilla and Thyme
  • basic cotton swabs
  • emergency foil blankets
  • hiking backpack (DOVO waterproof and lightweight)
  • 7th Generation Dish Liquid Soap Dishwashing Soap Free & Clear
  • MED PRIDE Nitrile Medical Exam Gloves- Disposable Powder and Latex Free Surgical Gloves
  • 100 Pcs Paint Brushes (round, flat, small brush for detail painting)
  • Fruit of the Loom Men’s Tag-Free Boxer Shorts (knit and women)
  • Fruit of the Loom Men’s Coolzone Boxer Briefs (assorted colors)
  • 28 Pieces Thick Stainless Steel Nail Clippers (nail cutter set fingernail and toenail clipper)
  • Portable Study Nail Clippers
  • Degree Advanced Antiperspirant Deodorant 72-Hour Sweat & Odor Protection
  • Shower Clean for Women with Motion Sense Technology 0.5 oz
  • Degree Invisible Solid Antiperspirant Deodorant Stick Cool Rush 0.5 oz
  • Hanes Women’s Get Cozy Pullover
  • ComfortFlex Fit Wirefree Bra
  • Kinyoyao Women’s Plus Size High Impact Seamless Raceback Padded Bra
  • Yoga bra
  • kitchen cleansing sponges 24 pack
  • earbud headphones wired for smart devices
  • Apple earbuds with lightening connector in ear noise cancelling
  • wired earbuds in-ear wired headphones earbuds with Microphone (Black)
  • original HP67XL black high-yield Ink Cartridge – Works with HP DeskJet 1255, 2700, 4100 series, HP ENVY 6000, 6400 series
  • Coffee-Mate Powder Original 56 oz

DATE:  November 19-December 10

Location:  1000 S. Kirk Rd.

WHO:  Everyone