Renown Children’s Hospital is a place of healing. In order to promote a healing and safe environment, we ask that visitors observe the following restrictions and guidelines for donating items and visiting our patients.

To keep our patients as healthy as possible, all toys must be new and paints and glues are non-toxic. We do not accept play guns, water toys, latex balloons, scary action figures, candy, gum or other food.

To learn about the items Renown Children’s Hospital could use, please view our wish list:


  • Infant Rattles/ Teething Toys
  • Crib Mobiles
  • Musical and Light-up toys
  • Crib aquariums/Sound Machines
  • Infant Stimulation Toys (black, red, and white)
  • Infant Mirrors
  • Infant Kick and Play's/ Activity Gyms
  • Swings/Bouncers
  • Music CD's

  • Pop-up toys
  • Board books
  • Musical and Light-up toys
  • Musical/talking play phones
  • Books (touch & feel, pop-up, musical)
  • Elmo toys
  • Little Einstein Toys

  • Little People
  • Paw Patrol
  • Bubbles
  • Large blocks
  • Shape Sorters and stacking toys
  • Vinyl Play/Tumbling Floor Mats (No larger than 5x5)
  • DVD Movies (Baby Einstein, Elmo, Mickey Mouse, Backyardigans)
Pre-School Age

  • Hot Wheels and Matchbox cars
  • DVD movies (newer releases, G and PG rated)
  • Popular action figures (Dora, Diego, Sponge Bob, Superheroes, Transformers, Ninja Turtles etc.)
  • Popular dolls (Dora, Diego, Sponge Bob, Superheroes, Mickey Mouse, Hello Kitty)
  • Thomas the Train toys
  • My Little Pony toys
  • Plastic cars and trucks

  • Magna Doodles
  • Large electronic interactive toys (Leapfrog, etc.)
  • Lego buckets, Lego sets (small and large) and Lego people
  • Duplos
  • Bubbles
  • Books (interactive, musical, pop-up books, Spanish)
  • Play doh and tools
School Age

  • Small lego sets (Star Wars, Transformers, Bionical's, sets 250+ pieces, etc.)
  • Legos
  • Action Figures (Superheroes: Spiderman, Batman, Superman, Avenger Characters)
  • Transformers
  • Black velvet fuzzy posters
  • DVD movies (newer releases, G and PG rated)
  • Craft/Art kits (snap model airplanes, model cars, etc.)
  • Etch- a Sketch
  • Sticker Books
  • Books (I Spy, chapter books, etc.)
  • Beading kits

  • Paint by number sets
  • Remote control cars
  • Playdoh and tools
  • DS3i games
  • Knit/Crochet Kits
  • Polly Pockets
  • Pillow Pets
  • Hair accessories
  • Barbies
  • American Girl Dolls
  • Pokémon

  • iTunes or Google Play gift cards
  • Gift cards in lower price ranges (Target, Wal-Mart, Movie Tickets, Sports Authority, Best Buy, Starbucks, McDonalds, Chipotle, etc.)
  • DVD movies (newer releases, up to PG-13 rated)
  • Black fuzzy posters
  • Video games: XBox 1, PS4, XBox 360, Wii (Rated E +10 and below)
  • Playing and UNO cards
  • Remote control cars and trucks
  • Craft/Art kits (beading, model airplanes/cars, etc.)

  • Bath gels, lotions, nail polish and remover
  • Diaries/Journals
  • Portable DVD players
  • headphones
  • Teen coloring books
  • Mazes
  • Crossword/ Sudoku Books
Arts and Craft and Creative Items

  • Woodcrafts
  • Mod Podge
  • Acrylic paint
  • Puffy Paint
  • Window Markers
  • Dot paints
  • Glue (tacky, glue sticks, glitter)
  • Boxes/Photo frames to decorate
  • Wooden frames
  • Beading items
  • Individual craft kits
  • Markers (dry-erase, washable, fabric, Sharpie, paint, crayons, etc.)

  • Wiggly eyes, rhinestones, sequin decorations, etc.
  • Sketch books and pencils
  • White and colored poster paper
  • Water color paper
  • Black fuzzy posters
  • Duct Tape Crafts
  • Lanyard Kits
  • Construction paper
  • Paint brushes
  • Small scissors (Fiskars)

  • Sorry
  • Guess Who
  • Trouble
  • Headbands
  • Monopoly
  • Connect Four
  • UNO
  • Dominoes
  • Apples to Apples/Sour Apples
  • Who knew?
  • Scattagories
  • Battleship

  • Break the Ice
  • Playing cards
  • Life
  • Scrabble
  • Risk
  • Crazy 8
  • Twister
  • Bounce Off
  • Chess
  • Checkers

Renown Children’s Hospital Donations & Special Visitation

If you're interested in donating or visiting, please fill out the form below at least two weeks in advance.

Please remember, the following limitations:

  • A maximum of 10 visitors are allowed at one time - multiple visits can be accommodated if needed
  • Any visitors who are sick, must stay home
  • Visits will be limited to one hour
  • Pictures of patients require special permissions. Please arrange in advance if you wish to take photos
  • Renown Children's Hospital employees will escort your group and monitor your visit
  • To ensure the best care for our patients, we reserve the right to cut a visit short
  • Community groups requesting to visit will be assessed by a Renown Health representative

Keep in mind, we receive the majority of our donations and visits during the holiday season. If possible, please plan your visit outside the holidays as we care for patients year round. Thank you in advance and we truly appreciate the generosity of our community.

Donation & Special Visitation Form

  • Maximum of 10 visitors at once