THE WELCOME TABLE

November 17 - December 19 2021
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The Welcome Table is a community engagement program dedicated to spreading awareness about homelessness in Downtown Atlanta, and to supporting crucial organizations that directly serve people experiencing homelessness. Theatrical Outfit is excited to partner with Atlanta Children’s Shelter for our second annual “The Welcome Table.” Founded in 1986 by the Junior League of Atlanta and located in the North Avenue Presbyterian Church, the Atlanta Children’s Shelter provides free, quality day care, emotional support, an educational curriculum for homeless children, and focused social services for their families.

From November 17 – December 19, we invite you to bring a donated item with you when you attend Ken Ludwig’s Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery. A full list of items can be found below. Additionally, we invite you to make a finical donation & sign up to volunteer.

DONATIONS

Bring any of the following items to donate with you when you attend a performance of Ken Ludwig’s Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery:

GIFTS: Infant

  • Interactive & Sensory Toys
  • Riding Toys & Push Toys
  • Activity Blankets
  • Baby Einstein
  • Balls
  • Diapers & Pull-Ups (Med & Lg)
  • Bibs
  • Plastic Baby Bottles & Cups
  • Diaper Bags
  • Strollers

GIFTS: Toddler & Pre-School

  • Building & Staking Toys
  • Toy Cars & Trucks
  • Tricycles & Bikes (Ages 3-5)
  • Learning Toys – LeapFrog
  • Books
  • Puppets
  • Puzzels
  • Multi-Cultural Dolls
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Games (Ages 3-5)

GIFTS: Ages 5-12

  • Action Figures
  • Books
  • Games (Ages 5-12)
  • Bikes & Scooters (Ages 5-12)
  • LEGOs
  • Science Kits
  • Dolls
  • R/C Toys
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Outdoor Toys & Balls
  • Hand-Held Video Games

GIFTS: Teenagers

  • Gift Cards – Macy’s, Foot Locker, Abercrombie & Fitch, TJ MAXX, Marshalls, Ross
  • Movie Theatre Gift Cards
  • Sports Equipment
  • Sports Apparel – Jerseys & Hats
  • Young Adult Books
  • iPods & MCP Players
  • Pre-Paid Cell Phone
  • Camera
  • Jewelry & Jewelry Box
  • Cologne & Perfume
  • Board Games & Computer Games
  • Undergarments
  • Chapter Books
  • Hair Accessories
  • Wallets & Purses

CLOTHING: Infant – 17

  • Hats, Mittens, Gloves & Scarves
  • Jeans & Sweatpants
  • Sweatshirts & Sweaters
  • Underware, Shocks & T-Shirts
  • Sturdy Shoes & Boots
  • Jackets & Coats
  • Umbrellas, Stroller Ponchos & Rain Gear

EMPLOYMENT ITEMS

  • Portfolios
  • Annual Planners
  • Jump Drives
  • Professional Work Bags
  • Professional Pens
  • Lunch Bags

HOUSEHOLD

  • Gift Cards – Kroger, Publix, Target, Wal-Mart ($20 – $100 denominations)
  • Unbreakable Children’s Dishes & Cups
  • Silverware & Assorted Utensils
  • Pots & Pans / Bakeware
  • Pot Holders & Dishtowels
  • Mixing Bowls
  • Food Storage Containers
  • Microwaves & Small Appliances
  • Sheets & Blankets (Twin, Full, Queen)
  • Comforters & Bedspreads
  • Bath Towels & Wash Clothes
  • Shower Curtains & Organizers
  • Mop & Bucket Sets
  • Cleaning Supplies
  • Irons & Ironing Boards
  • Broom & Dustpan Sets
  • Wastebaskets
  • Table & Floor Lamps
  • Wall Clocks & Alarm Clocks
  • Hammer, Screwdriver & Pliers Sets
  • Vacuum Cleaners

Want to do more than donate an item?

NON-PROFIT PARTNER & BENEFICIARY

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Founded in 1986 by the Junior League of Atlanta and located in the North Avenue Presbyterian Church, the Atlanta Children’s Shelter provides free, quality day care, emotional support, an educational curriculum for homeless children, and focused social services for their families.

Dedicated to helping families overcome the issues that contribute to homelessness, including domestic violence and job loss, the Atlanta Children’s Shelter focuses on the long term self sufficiency of the family – which sets them apart from other Atlanta homeless shelters.

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