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Make A Child's Wish Come True

We need your help to ensure that the birthday wishes of children living at Five Acres come true. You can make sure that the abused, neglected, and at-risk children we serve enjoy their special day. We would greatly appreciate your support of our efforts by donating toys and games, movie or theme park passes, or gift cards - which allow the child the opportunity to shop for and choose their own gift. 

Donations of new toys and gifts are needed year-round in order to meet birthday needs as new children arrive at Five Acres every week.


Purchase an item from the children’s most requested wish list seen below and drop the unwrapped gift to main campus on Mountain View for distribution.
  •  Art supplies
  •  School supplies
  •  Sports equipment
  •  Models (levels I and II)
  •  Action figures
  •  Board games (Trouble, Monopoly, Connect Four, Sorry)
  •  Building kits (Lego, K'NEX, Mega Bloks)
  •  CD and cassette Walkmans
  •  Videotapes and DVDs (G, PG and PG-13 rated movies)
  •  Electronic games and game cartridges (Playstation I and
      II, XBox, Gameboy)

Popular gift certificates or cards include:
  • Target
  • Best Buy
  • Toys R Us
  • Tower Records
  • Blockbuster or Hollywood Video
  • Movie Passes (AMC, UA, Edwards Theaters)
  • McDonalds, Burger King and Baskin-Robbins
  • Wal-Mart
  • Ross, Marshalls and Old Navy

Bring your unwrapped gifts to Five Acres at 760 West Mountain View, Altadena, CA during weekday business hours (9am to 5pm).  For more information on how you can make a difference in a child's life, call us at (626) 798-6793 Ext. 2250.

On behalf of the children of Five Acres, thank you for your thoughtful consideration.  It is through the generosity and compassion of friends like you, the children are able to experience the joy of being