Christmas Toy Drive & Donations in Bakersfield

Mercedes-Benz Bakersfield Annual Toy Drive.

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2016 Wish List

Jamison Children’s Center

1010 Shalimar Dr. Bakersfield, CA 93306

Help us help the community! We’re collecting toys and items in need the whole month of December! Anything helps! We are partnering with multiple organizations so we can help out with toys for local children in need.
Drop off any of the items listed

Child’s Wish List

  • Toys: Ages 6yrs-17yrs
  • -Baby dolls -Playing Cards
  • -Remote Control Cars
  • -Hand Held Electronic Games
  • -Mancala – Bingo
  • -Skateboards w/ helmets
  • New Clothes: Child’s 6x to Adult XXXL
  • Sweaters/Sweats: All sizes
  • Pajamas: Winter/Summer
  • Shoes: All sizes
  • Body wash/sprays (sets or singles)
  • Cologne/Perfumes for teens
  • Watches-Gender Distinctive, w/ big faces
  • Jewelry
  • Purses/Wallets
  • Hair Tools: Flatirons -Wands -Curling Irons -Hair Dryers
  • Books-Particularly for Teens
  • iPods/MP3 players/Radios
  • Make-up Kits
  • Nail polish/remover/cotton pads
  • Journal/Diaries (both genders)

Facility Wish List

  • Underwear:
  • -Boys: size 6-XXL Boxer/Boxer Briefs
  • -Girls: 12-16; Women’s 5 (bikini or hipster style)
  • Bras: All sizes including training bras
  • Toddler Clothing: Winter/Summer
  • Socks: newborn and no-show socks only
  • Shoes: (no open toed) all sizes
  • Razors: both genders with shaving cream
  • Camisoles for Teens
  • Hair products: Detangler spray, hair spray, gel, thick hair ties, claw clips, bows, etc.
  • New duffle bags & back packs
  • Court Shoes: Both genders. With thin socks and no-show socks for flats, leggings/tights (sizes child 6x to adult XXXL)
  • Semi-Casual/Formal Apparel for Court
  • Shower area: Coordinating Bath Rugs (7) and Shower Curtains (6)

Facility Wish List Cont:

  • Diapers: Newborn, 4-6, and pull ups
  • Baby wipes/ Rash cream
  • Hypoallergenic/Sensitive Products: Baby body wash, shampoo, conditioner, soaps, and lotions
  • New stuffed Animals
  • Arts & Crafts Material: paper plates (big and small), tacky glue, super glue, paint, brushes, 10 table top easels/canvas
  • Video Game Systems to update current ones (XBOX or PS4) and games rated everyone up to teen
  • Gift Cards to clothing stores, craft stores, fast food, visa cards (used to purchase items for residents)
  • New released Blu-ray/DVD packs rated G to PG-13 ONLY
  • DVD buffer for scratched movies/games

Anything else you would like to add is appreciated. Thank you for your generosity and kindness.

For any questions, contact our Activities Coordinator, Alexandra Nuño

(661) 334-3531 or

Please Note: We have an abundance of the following and they are not needed at this time: toys for infants and toddlers, hot wheels, barbies, basketballs and footballs, candy land, & chutes and ladders.