Ecker Center for Mental Health - Hope, Recovery and well Being

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Ecker Center for Mental Health’s Wish List

Gifts in kind are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. Donations can be mailed or delivered to: Karen Beyer, CEO, 1845 Grandstand Place, Elgin, IL 60123. For any questions or to volunteer time, please contact Ramona Grauzinis, HR & Resource Development Director, 847-695-0484 x1914. We would appreciate receiving the following items:

Clothing Items for Men & Women:

  • XX Large Sweat shirts & pants
  • Gloves/Mittens
  • Tube socks
  • Knit hats

Household Products:

  • Paper plates
  • Pledge, Windex
  • Toilet paper
  • Paper Towels
  • Sponges, cleaning cloths

  • Dish soap

  • Dishwasher detergent

  • Scotch Brite pads

  • Lysol/Clorox wipes
  • All pupose spray cleaners - environmentally safe
  • Facial tissue
  • Sandwich & gallon size ziploc bags
  • Large garbage bags
  • Laundry soap, Clorox II
  • Tupperware

Personal Care Products (travel size is good)

  • Body soap, body wash
  • Shampoo
  • Deodorant
  • Disposable razor blades
  • Toothpaste, toothbrushes


  • Kitchen towels
  • Bath towels
  • Wash/hand towels

Gift Cards For Clients:

  • McDonalds
  • Subway
  • Jewel
  • Aldi
  • Walgreens
  • Walmart


  • Occasional clerical office work assistance and/or cleaning, landscaping, painting projects and/or assistance with fund raising events
 Last updated November, 2017