Visiting Cabarete?

If you are currently on vacation or plan to visit the area, lets us know, maybe you can bring an item or two on the Wish-list. Shipping can be expensive to the Dominican Republic. Contact us to find out if there is anything we need!

Wish-list:

( √ = acquired )

  Activities Equipment/Materials/Clothing (Sizes: Ages 8 to 15)

  • Soccer: balls (√), shin guards, cleats, cones for drills, 2 mini-goals
  • Swimming:
    • Bathing suites: 45 (25 of 45 donated – Frazier Family, et.al.)
    • Goggles (Aegend Swim Goggles): 12
  • Dodgeball / Kickball: 6 √ (donated – Frazier Family, et.al.)
  • Baseball: bats, balls, cleats, and gloves √ (multiple donors)
  • Jiu jitsu gi: 10
  • Frisbee: 6 (multiple donors)
  • Beach towel: 20 √ (donated – Frazier Family, et.al.)
  • T-shirts (sky blue, neon green): 45
  • Life vests: 10
  • Body/Boogie Boards:
  • Rain gear (jackets, rubber boots, etc.): 12
  • Camping gear (tents, sleeping bags, nylon rope, compass): 4 to 6 √ (donated – Frazier Family, et.al.)
  • Fishing gear (hooks, line, rods, reels, etc.) √ (donated – Frazier Family, et.al.) need more rods and reels..

  Building Equipment/Materials

  • Air-conditioning unit: 2
  • Light fixtures: 4 (motion sensor flood lights – perimeter security) 
  • Writable paint for make dry-erase whiteboard (Area: 300 sf or 28 sm)
  • Flooring: rubber, puzzle piece mats (24″ x 24″): 200 sf

  Wood Workshop Equipment/Tools (new or used)

  • Angle Grinder: 1
  • Jigsaw (variable speed): 1
  • Router (variable speed plunge or combo plunge/fixed base): 1
  • Router Bits: various sizes
  • Vice for workshop table: 1
  • Coping saw: 1
  • Wrench set: 20 pieces
  • Rubber mallet: 1
  • Hand files (flat, round, threesquare): 1 each
  • Peg board and hooks/clips (hang tools): 4′ x 6′ sheet and hooks

  Classroom Equipment/Furniture

  Classroom Materials/Supplies

  • Markers: dry-erase and washable: various colors
  • Notebooks (spiral-bound): 40
  • Pens (blue and black ink)
  • Pencils (half-pencils w/ erasers), erasers, and electric pencil sharpener
  • English language lesson materials: games, lesson plans, flash cards, etc.
  • Children’s books (Spanish, English, and Spanish/English combined)
    • Once Upon A Time – Rueben Martinez
    • Super Heros Comics (any of them)
    • Tia Lola – Julia Alvarez
    • Rene Tiene Dos Apellidos / Rene Has Two Last Names – Rebe Colato Laine
    • Good Night Captain Mama / Buenas Noches Capitan Mama – Graciela Tiscareno-Sato
    • Arroz Con Leche – Lulu Delacre
    • El Beisbol N Salvo – Ken Machizuki
    • La Ardilla Miedosa – Melanie Walt ( Any of them)
    • Puede Pasarle A Cualquiera? – Mar Pavon, Sonja Wimmer
    • La Telarana de Carlota – E.B White
    • El Hombre mosca – Tedd Arnold (Any of them)
    • El Autobus Magico  (Any of them)
    • Gol ! – Luigi Garlando
    • Juegos del hambre – Suzanne Collins
    • Si Yo Tuviera Un Dragon/If I Had A Dragon – Tom Ellery y Amanda Ellery
    • Rapunzel – Francesc Bofill
    • Book Day – Pat Mora
  • English-Spanish dictionaries
  • Knot Tie Book (Field Guide to Knots): 1 √ (donated – Frazier Family)
  • Coloring books
  • Software: English language learning and games
  • Board games (Spanish & English)
  • Puzzels (jigsaw, rubik’s cube, etc): 10
  • Wall Map – laminated (Island of Hispaniola): 1

  Office Equipment/Supplies

  • Laptop computer w/ MS Office: 2
  • Flat screen monitor (prefer 20” or larger): 2
  • Printer/Copier/Scanner wifi (Mac compatible): 1
  • File cabinet (2 drawer): 2
  • Reams of paper printer/copier: 10+
  • Office chairs: 2
  • Shelving (metal wire): 4
  • Storage containers (clear, stackable): 10+
  • Cleaning supplies: Windex, multipurpose cleaner, mop and bucket

  Medical/Hygiene/Health

  • First aid kit (large):
  • Toothbrushes: 30 √ (multiple donors)
  • Hand sanitizer (large container): 2
  • Drinking cups (prefer stainless steel, not plastic): 12
  • Water bottles (prefer stainless steel, not plastic): 6
  • Ice chest/cooler:

  Project Specific

  • Raft project: material to build wooden raft (tires, rope, wood)
  • Pallets

  Field Trips

  • Game tickets to professional baseball (Santiago) and basketball (Puerto Plata)
  • Sponsor transportation costs for field trips: Fun City Go-Carts, Museums, Movie Theatre, etc.

  Transportation

  • Van/mini bus
How to help

How to help

It is through your kind contributions that we can help educate, mentor, and inspire youth. We truly appreciate your support!

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