Emergency Aid for Ukraine

Holy Family Parish in Prairie du Chien is teaming up with “Chalice of Mercy” to collect items for the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine. The Knights of Columbus will be making the first delivery to Chippewa Falls on Friday, which will be taken to Chicago for the flight to delivery to the refugees. Here is a list of the needs and drop off locations:

Please donate only items that are on the list below.
To meet shipping criteria, all items, including clothing, must be NEW.
Infant & Toddler:
• Diapers children (sizes 3,4,5,6)
• Wet wipes for babies, (hypoallergenic—prefer sensitive)
• Baby liquid soap (travel sizes)
• Baby bottles for formula
• Pacifiers
• Electrolyte powder (Pedialyte) individual
• Grain bars for toddlers
• Baby spoons
• Diaper rash creams
• Lotions—smaller sizes
• Baby blankets
• Warm socks & regular socks
• Children’s clothing any season – newborn to youth size 16
• Toddler and child size underwear
• Gloves/mittens
• Small soft toys (no larger than the palm of the hand)

Women:
• Wet wipes for adults
• Diapers for adults
• Urological pads
• Women’s menstrual pads
• Disposable razors
• Individual shampoos – travel size
• Soap – travel size
• Toothpastes – small or travel size
• Toothbrushes
• Chapstick
• Underwear
Humanitarian Needs
General List

• Warm socks & regular socks
• Gloves
• Fleece or lightweight wool blankets
• Raincoats

MEN:
• Thermal clothing – sizes S-XL
• Underwear briefs for men – sizes S-XL
• Warm socks – wool, hiking/hunting/cold-weather
• Warm gloves – hiking/hunting/cold-weather
• Hats – hiking/hunting/cold-weather
• T-Shirts – sizes S-XL

Miscellaneous:
• AA and AAA batteries
• Waterproof matches
• Power banks, 20000 mA

Food items: Please – Only what is on the list!
• High calorie energy bars
• Energy powder sticks – drinks on the go, with vitamins.
• Instant cereals for children (oatmeal, multigrain, rice)
• Baby purees in soft packages (not glass jars)
• Baby bars
• Dried fruits (Apricot/raisins/cranberry)
• Peanuts and mixed nuts (small packages – individual are preferred)
• Baby formula – both cans of powder and powder sticks (for single serve)
• Grain bars for toddlers

Over-the-Counter Medications/First Aid (please, nothing expired):
• Throat Lozenges
• Ibuprofen
• Tylenol
• Cold and flu medicine—powder, or tablet form
• Gastric medication—diarrhea and constipation, etc…
• Topical antibiotics
• Topical steroid cream
• Eye drops
• Baby infant ibuprofen• Baby infant Tylenol
• Tweezers
• Miconazole creame
• Burn Aid – Water gel burn dressings 416,44.

Ukraine Relief Collection

Prairie du Chien Deanery Collection Sites

  1.  St. John’s Hall, 7am to 5pm daily, until 7 pm on Tuesday and Thursday
  2.  St. Wenceslas Eastman Hall, open 24 hours a day
  3.  St. Patrick’s Seneca Hall, 7am to 7pm daily

If you would rather give a monetary donation, make your check out to PCCW with a note on check: Ukraine Relief.  The check can be taken to the St. John’s Rectory or given to a PCCW member.