Independence Gives First October Donation Event

Independence residents, please help us support our October charity, Redwood !

Redwood’s mission is to guide children and adults with severe and multiple disabilities to achieve independence and reach their highest potential with enriching educational, vocational and therapy services. Every individual works with their caregivers and trained experts to develop an innovative and personalized care plan that focuses on what the client can do to grow their abilities. Redwood services include early childhood education, medical day care, young adult transition services, vocational training, computer training, life skills training, as well as a full range of therapy options including physical, occupational and speech therapy. Redwood also provides access to assistive technologies, behavioral supports, onsite nursing, and nutritional services. For more information about programs available, visit their website at

Items needed:

  • Batteries (AA, AAA. 9Volt)
  • Play-Doh-Bubbles
  • Art Supplies (washable paint, pom poms, Glue, construction paper, kids safety scissors)
  • Gift Cards – Wal-Mart, Target, Amazon, Kroger
  • White Wash Clothes
  • Children’s Books
  • Wooden Knob Puzzles
  • Sorting Toys for Kids
  • No Spill Sippy Cups
  • Sensory Toys
  • Musical/Light-up Toys
  • Board Games

Donations can be dropped off all month long at the city building, 24/7. There is a marked barrel right when you walk in!

Can’t make it up to the city building to drop off your donations? Check out Redwood’s Amazon Wishlist where you can get donations sent straight to their door!

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