NAMI Holiday Gift Drive

NAMI Minnesota will again be gathering gifts for children and adults who are in hospitals or residential treatment, including crisis homes, during the holiday season.

Gifts can be dropped off from Dec. 1 to Dec. 21, between 9:00-5:00 M-F, at NAMI, 1919 University Ave., Suite 400, in St. Paul. Volunteers will be needed to help deliver gifts on Dec. 22.

The most popular gifts are: journals (no spirals notebooks), colorful markers, word find books, simple crossword puzzle books, warm clothing for adults (hats, gloves, large shirts, sweaters, socks, long under ware), games (cards, board games), small stuffed animals, toiletries (shampoo, lotion, soap).

Gifts must be new, unwrapped and safe – nothing sharp or breakable, no wire notebooks, no ribbons or strings. Please check NAMI’s website at for more gift suggestions, here.