Our Wishlist


It takes a lot to run camp - not only a great staff and fantastic facility - but all the supplies needed to make our activities happen. Below are items you can donate that will make a big difference at camp this summer.

For Campers — must be new

  • Rain ponchos

  • Flashlights
  • Beach towels
  • Notebooks & pens
  • Sneakers (boys & girls, all sizes)
  • Shorts with elastic waist, all sizes
  • Bathing suits for boys & girls age 7–15
  • Sweatpants, all sizes
  • Sweatshirts, adult sizes S - XL
  • Shampoo, large bottles for cabin showers
  • Deodorant (girls & boys)

For Cabins — new or gently used

  • Books for bedtime (for ages 8–16)
  • DVDs—age appropriate!
  • Wool or fleece blankets (twin-size)
  • Beads and embroidery floss for friendship bracelets

General — new or gently used

  • Sports equipment—tennis racquets & balls, basketballs, volleyball set, mesh bags to carry balls
  • Arts & Crafts supplies — beads, markers, scissors, paint, Sharpies, tie-dye kits
    • (No crayons or colored pencils please.)
  • Swim goggles
  • Batteries—all types!
  • Cooler boxes—to transport refrigerated medicines to and from camp 
  • Large water coolers
  • Tape (duct, masking, scotch)

Electronics — new or used as long as in working condition

  • Portable digital audio recorder to record camper poetry and songs
  • Speakers to plug iPhones into for dance, spoken word, cabins, and other places around camp—we love music!
  • Projector

For additional ideas or questions, please contact: info@elm-project.org.

Please send all items to: 
The ELM Project
88 Hamilton Avenue
Stamford, CT 06902