You Can Help
- 300,000 U. S. children are at risk of being trafficked yearly.
- 3-7 years is the average life span of these children.
- 13,600 shelters for animals in the United States. Less than 1000 beds for minor trafficking victims.
RISE is registered at Walmart. All donations are fully tax deductible.
These items are accepted as donations as well:
- Art Supplies
- Puzzles and Games
- Sewing supplies/Fabrics
- Posterboard, Construction Paper
- Markers, Colored Pencils, Crayons
- Glue, Scissors
- Rhinestones and the like to add “bling” to clothes (think bedazzling); plain t-shirts, leggings and button down shirts to decorate
- Books – Harry Potter series, other appropriate for teen girls
- Calculators for Math/Science work
- Shoes – women sizes – ranging from 5-10 – tennis shoes, flip flops, basic flats
We periodically do themed dinners and the like to dress up & decorate the dining room table, so supplies for those:
- Hawaiian Night
- Italian Night
- Asian Night
- Western Night
- 50s Night
- Bottled water
- Bottled juices (small and large bottles)
- Microwave popcorn
- Keurig K Cups – all varieties
- Granola bars
These other items would be appreciated as well:
- Wal-Mart gift cards to purchase groceries
- iTunes gift cards to download music on MP3 players
- Make-up sets
- XBox 360 games – no violence
- Wii Fitness games & exercise/yoga DVDs