If you and your family want to bless Fortress this Christmas season, please consider contributing items off of our wish list! All items go directly to our programs and kids. Deliver wrapped or unwrapped before Thursday, December 22 or after Tuesday, January 10. 

Our Christmas wish list drive keeps our mentor room and reward store stocked for the entire 2017 year. Thank you for your support!

Reward Store

  • Chili's gift cards (any increment)
  • Headphones/Earbuds
  • Razor scooters/Ripsticks
  • Electronics (phones, tablets, laptops, etc.)
  • Phone accessories
  • Lego sets
  • Jewelry, headbands, hair accessories
  • Slim Jims
  • 12-oz. Gatorade, any flavor
  • Juicy Fruit gum
  • Full-size candy bars


  • Toner/ink (brother TN-225 series, HP564 series)
  • Copy paper
  • Forever postage stamps
  • Toilet paper
  • Clorox wipes
  • Lysol spray
  • Baby wipes
  • Paper towels
  • Styrofoam dinner plates

Mentor Supplies

  • Madden 17 for Xbox 360
  • NBA 2k17 for Xbox 360
  • Washable paint
  • Painting canvases - any size
  • Model planes/cars
  • Knitting kits
  • EduScience Wacky Lab science kits
  • Weaving looms
  • Rubber band looms
  • Board games

Playground Supplies

  • Hula hoops
  • Basketballs
  • Footballs
  • Soccer balls
  • Large, semi-permanent soccer goal
  • Tricycles (for preschool)
  • Jump ropes
  • Four-square balls


  • School uniforms. Our kids follow the Fort Worth ISD dress code for elementary schools. Uniforms include white or navy polo shirts, navy or khaki shorts and skirts, undershirts, belts and socks in all children’s sizes.
  • Backpacks
  • No. 2 pencils
  • Mechanical pencils
  • Pencil sharpeners
  • Erasers
  • Pocket folders with brads
  • 1"-1.5" binders
  • Spiral notebooks
  • Pencil bags

In these styles:
Hello Kitty
Animals/animal print
Patterns and bright colors

Fortress gladly accepts in-kind donations. Please consult the list below or contact us if you'd like to make a donation!
Items in bold are urgent needs.