Living Room/Office:

  • Sofas (no sleepers)
  • Living room chairs
  • Coffee Tables
  • End Tables
  • Lamps (floor and table)
  • Small Desks
  • Small Entertainment Center
  • Television
  • Telephone

Kitchen/Dining Room

  • Table
  • Chairs
  • China Cabinet/Buffet
  • Dishes
  • Glasses
  • Silverware
  • Serving bowls
  • Kitchen Utensils
  • Tablecloth
  • Microwave
  • Electric Fan
  • Vacuum Cleaner

Bedroom

  • Twin or double mattress/box spring
  • Twin or double bed frame
  • Headboard/footboard
  • Dresser
  • Nightstand
  • Crib/Toddler bed
  • Clock
  • Curtains
  • Blankets and comforters
  • Linens (towels, sheets)

Personal-Care Kits

Pack the following new items in a clear zip-lock bag:

  • Comb
  • Hairbrush
  • Toothbrush (still in original packing)
  • Toothpaste (regular size, adults & children)
  • Shampoo (minimum 10 ounces)
  • Hand or Body Lotion
  • Bar of soap (regular size)
  • Deodorant (regular size, male and female)
  • 10 disposable razors

Household-Care Kits

Assemble the following items:

  • Two large wastebaskets
  • Mop
  • Broom
  • 8 rolls of toilet paper
  • 1 roll of paper towels
  • 3 sponges
  • 9 light bulbs
  • 1 can of liquid cleanser
  • Dish detergent (minimum 14 ounces)
  • Laundry soap (enough for 30 washes)
  • Mop pail
  • Box of large clear trash bags (kitchen size)

Pack by nesting the waste paper baskets and mop pail; place mop and broom in the center of the nested items and gently pack the other items around the mop and broom handles. Put the items in one of the large plastic bags and tape shut, around the broom and mop handles.


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