The Founders Center of Commonwealth Autism is always in need of supplies to help our teachers better serve our children. Can you help us?

In Kind Donations:

There are several ways to help at TFC without even opening your wallet!

We collect

  • Box Tops for Education
  • Used ink cartridges

Each of these things can be used to help us earn money or supplies.

Bigger items

The following items are on our current wish list for our school age program:

  • Gas stove/oven
  • Washing machine
  • Microwave ovens or toaster ovens 

If you have any leads on donations for these types of items, please contact us.

Ongoing Supply Needs

The following items are always helpful.

Classroom supplies:

  • crayons
  • scissors
  • markers
  • tissues
  • paper towels
  • wipes
  • plastic cutlery
  • paper plates
  • grocery store plastic bags
  • clear packing tape
  • plastic/paper cups

Arts and Crafts materials:

Anything is accepted, but current needs are:

  • cotton balls
  • toilet paper / paper towel rolls
  • glue sticks

Office supplies:

  • laminating sheets
  • copy paper
  • file folders
  • 3-ring binders

Playground or gym equipment:

  • gently used trampolines
  • scooters, bicycles, or tricycles
  • yoga balls
  • indoor soccer goal

Cleaning/sanitation supplies

  • bath/beach towels
  • paper towels
  • non-latex gloves
  • hand sanitizer
  • sanitizing wipes
  • facial tissues

Gift cards

For Students: Best Buy, iTunes, Amazon, Target

For hardworking staff: Small gift cards or certificates to local or chain businesses to reward hard work! ($5-$20 denominations are great)

Reinforcers and Leisure Items

  • Any 3-D toy models
  • Legos
  • Children’s board games (current want—Perfection)
  • Skittles, gummy candy (bears, worms, etc.) M&Ms, starburst
  • Headphones (non-earbud)
  • Small prize size toys (think: Kid’s meal toys)
  • 100 piece puzzles

Current character favorites (any items with these characters)

  • How to train your dragon
  • Pete the cat
  • My little pony
  • Sponge bob
  • Tom and Jerry
  • Elmo

If you have something you would like to donate, give us a call at 804.355.1011 or contact us. We can let you know if your “gently used” or surplus items will be helpful to our school.