CASA for Douglas County partners with a network of 14 child-serving agencies to distribute Project Hope Packs to children experiencing crisis situations. These backpacks contain essential hygiene and comfort items and serve as a sign of hope to boost children’s spirits and promote dignity and resilience in the face of adversity. You can bring hope and comfort to a child by purchasing items or donating funds during this drive from June 11-18.
Option 1: Donate cash for the purchase of Project Hope Pack items
using donation code HOPEPACK to designate your giving.
Please note that 100% of donations (minus PayPal processing fees) will go to Project Hope Pack via CASA for Douglas County’s donation portal when you use the code HOPEPACK.
Project Hope Pack is an initiative of CASA for Douglas County, with CASA organizing the effort and all donations being distributed to partner agencies.
Option 2: Shop and ship items via Amazon
Shop the Amazon wish list here
. Complete the Amazon gift receipt with your contact information if the item allows, or send a note to firstname.lastname@example.org with your purchase details so that you may receive a thank you.
Option 3: Deliver items in person
Please make sure all donations are new and unopened.
-Shampoo (8 oz)
-Conditioner (8 oz)
-Liquid soap or body wash (8 oz)
-Toothbrush (child & adult sizes)
-Toothpaste (full-size, not travel-size)
-Tampons or sanitary pads
-Deck of cards
-Easy crossword puzzles
-Box of crayons
-Box of markers
-Box of colored pencils
-50 inch x 60 inch fleece blanket
-New, small stuffed animal
-Ethnic hair products
-Socks (all sizes)
-Undergarmets (all sizes)
-Reusable water bottles
Drop off locations for June 11-18:
Please deliver to CASA for Douglas County
(2412 St Marys Ave, Omaha, NE 68105) on Thursday, June 17 between 9 am - 5 am or Friday, June 18 between 9 am - 12 pm (or email email@example.com for special arrangements).
(17202 Davenport Street in Omaha) during business hours
-Or Abraham Kaslow & Cassman LLP
(8712 West Dodge Road #300 in Omaha in the ACCESSbank building), Monday-Friday 8am-5pm between June 11-18