NWA Head Start Wish List

The following is a wish list created by our office and updated as needs come up.  Next time you have a donation of any kind, do not hesitate to give our office a call.  You can contact Kaleigh Rigdon at (479) 636-7317 or email krigdon@nwaheadstart.org to make arrangements.  Do not forget to add us to your favorites and check back for updates.                          


  Classroom and Office Needs 


  • Pressure Washer
  • Copy Paper (white/colored)
  • Cardstock
  • Automobile (Van or Truck for delivering items to centers)
  • Post It Notes
  • Paper Towels
  • Napkins
  • Paper Plates
  • Disposable Cutlery
  • Kleenex
  • Toilet Paper 
  • Bleach
  • Latex Gloves
  • Lamination supplies/contact paper
  • Children’s Books
  • Children’s CD’s
  • Wal-Mart/Sam's Gift Cards
  • Computers (call for minimum requirements)

If you will provide any of the following listed items, please deliver to our Central Office or call Kaleigh Rigdon at (479) 636-7317 to arrange pickup of the item. We will issue you an "in-kind" receipt stating the nature and value of your item for your tax records. Please contact us if you have an item not on our list which you believe we can use in our program.


Individual Center needs

Rogers Arkansas Street

·         Come read books to children

·         Share a cultural tradition or talent

·         Play games

·         Help clean the center twice a week

Rogers Hallie Martin

·         Share information about a different culture, music, book or game.

·         Help with Laundry at the center.

·         Playground aid and clean up.


·         Read books to children, share a special talent or a new cultural tradition


·         Play games with class or small group

·         Read books to class or small group

·         Share your talent or cultural traditions


·         Visit and share your culture and/or traditions with the classroom.

·         Help our teachers with playing games or experiencing new adventures in reading.

Green Forest

·         Help teachers with cleaning classroom.

·         Share a cultural tradition or special talent you have.

·         Come and play a special game or read a book to the class.

Pea Ridge

·         Share your heritage and cultural traditions with the classroom.

·         Help teachers clean the classroom.

·         Read your favorite book to the class and lead a discussion about it.