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Birthday-in-a-Box

Create a "Birthday-in-a-Box" at your office or with your friends and family, complete with all the items needed to throw a great party. Drop off birthday party supplies or mail them to our office at 135 West 50th Street, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10020.

Birthday-in-a-Box Checklist

These items are packed and delivered to the shelter:

  • 3 new, wrapped gifts per birthday child
  • Gift cards for the older children
  • Crown for each birthday child with his/her name
  • Party hats for other guests
  • Goody Bags for the non-birthday children
  • Decorations like streamers, banners, balloons
  • Juice Boxes
  • Napkins
  • Paper Plates
  • Plastic Forks
  • Plastic or Paper Cups
  • Tablecloths (plastic or paper)
  • Candles
  • Crafts Projects (e.g. markers and plain wooden picture frames or boxes to decorate)

Optional items:

  • Face paint, balloons & directions for making balloon animals, Pin the Tail on the Donkey, ring toss, BINGO and other fun activities
  • Photo paper so that the children can take home a picture — a memento of their special day