Wish List

El Valor requires a variety of items on an ongoing basis to keep our Community Independent Living Arrangement (CILA) homes for adults with disabilities and our Children & Family Center’s classrooms running smoothly. Donations are essential for maintaining the supplies that help make our individuals comfortable in their homes and ensure our students receive a quality education.

  • View our Amazon Wish List-Items can be purchased online and shipped directly to the specific house in need. Remember, if you select El Valor as your charity of choice on Amazon Smile, a portion of your purchase comes back to El Valor!
  • The El Valor Children’s Program is now able to use Donors Choose to request classroom supplies. You can search by center (Gonzalez, Reyes, or Cantu) or teacher name and make your donation directly on the Donors Choose website.
  • Please contact emma.debiasio@elvalor.net, (312) 492-5936 with any questions.

Urgent Needs

El Valor currently has six community residences that are home to 50 adults with disabilities. On your next shopping trip, please consider picking up an item or two from our wish list! Items can be dropped off at our Main Office (1850 W, 21st St, Chicago, IL 60608) Monday through Friday from 8am to 4pm.

Our residences are in high need of the following items that can be found on our Amazon Wish List:

CILA 1:
Blender
Oven Mitts
2 Floor Door Matts
4 Slice Toaster
12 Bath Towels – Multicolor

CILA 2:
Microwave
Coffee Maker
Plate Set
Bowl Set
Hand Mixer
Baking Sheets
Knife Set
Food Storage Containers
12 Bath Towels – Multicolor

CILA 3
Sofa/Recliner
1 Cooking Set Utensils (large spoons, whisks, mash potato masher, etc)
4 Large Half Sheet Baking Pans
1 Knife Set
1 Large Pot/Pan Set
12 Bath Towels – Multicolor

CILA 4:
Sofa/Recliner
4 Slice Toaster
16 Cups
12 Bath Towels – Multicolor

CRA 1:
Toaster
Coffee Pot/Maker
12 Bath Towels – Multicolor

CRA 2:
Toaster
16 Cups
12 Bath Towels – Multicolor