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Dickerson Place Campus Wish List

Dickerson Place Campus, Brookhaven 

Kelsa Thames, Campus Director 

601.833.8104

O’Neal House Wish List

  • Bath towels
  • Bath cloths
  • Clear plastic food containers with lids (2 cup - 4 cup size) 
  • Presto kitchen kettle multi cooker
  • Bread machine
  • Bedside lamps for girls’ rooms (8)
  • Chest of drawers (10)
  • Captain beds, twin size (10)
  • Dining room chairs (12-16)
  • Dining room table (12-16 people) 

Earl House Wish List

  • Electric skillet (9x16, commercial grade)
  • 10/12 10” dinner plates (plain white or gray) 
  • 20 ft. extension ladder (industrial) 
  • Wii controllers (2)
  • PS4 controllers (2)
  • Rechargeable batteries w/charger
  • Minecraft video game
  • DVDs: Jesus Revolution, Family Camp, Aladdin (Live Action)
  • Books: 
    • Shepherd’s Series- Dark Rising
    • Dragons in Our Midst (#2- The Candle Stone and #3- Circles of Seven)
    • Mission League Series (Choke Point, Ambushed, Broken Trust)
    • KIngdom’s Dawn Series (Black Hop, Edge, Call, Quest, Reign
    • Cloak of the Light Series (Wars of The Realm) 
    • Ten Boys: Light Keepers Series by Irene Howat
  • Heavy-duty chest of drawers (6)
  • 4 or 6 square outdoor set 

Campus/ Grounds Wish List

  • Heavy-duty extension cords (4)
  • Tow rope
  • Backboards for basketball goals (3)
  • Portable gaga ball pit 
  • Portable 9 Square set
  • 3-point shredder (bush hog type)

Other Helpful Ideas

  • Sponsor an activity
    • Skating 
    • Bowling
    • Trampoline park 
    • Movies
    • Water Park 
    • Historical/educational tour or trip (Example- WWII Museum, Infinity Space Center, Ark Encounter, etc…)
  • Food cards: 
    • Chick-fil-a 
    • Cracker Barrel 
    • Wendy’s 
    • Broma’s 
    • Zaxby
    • Kentucky Fried Chicken
    • Burger King
    • Pizza Hut
    • Little Caesar’s 
    • Mexican Restaurant
    • Taco Bell 
    • Popeye’s
    • Catfish One
    • Etc
  • Other gift cards:
    • Walmart 
    • Home Depot
    • Lowe’s 
    • Visa 
    • Hobby Lobby 

 

Work Projects List 

Earl House

  • Refinish dining room table
  • Reupholster dining room chairs
  • Paint dining room walls
  • Upgrade bathroom area in houseparent quarters
    • Replace countertop
    • Replace sink
    • Replace shower 
    • Replace sub
  • Polish floor in laundry room
  • Seal brick floors in kitchen, dining room, and hallway 
  • Paint food pantry walls, shelves, floor 
  • Run an electrical line to the utility shed 
  • Repair brick steps at front and rear shed
  • Replace all windows throughout the house
  • Repair bicycles
  • Weed, spruce up flower bed, add pine straw as needed
  • Assist with “Fall/ Winter” cleaning in/@ the house

O’Neal House

  • Replace/reset hinges on 2 bedroom doors
  • Paint
    • Interior hallway
    • Houseparent quarters bathroom
    • (3) shower/bathroom areas
  • Install or build cabinets/storage units in storage area near kitchens
  • Replace 10-12 dining room chairs
  • Patch/repair small damaged area in the sheetrock in diing room area
  • Replace cracked window pane in one window unit in dining room area
  • Repair bicycles
  • Edge sidewalks
  • Weed, spruce up flower bed, add pine straw as needed
  • Assist with “Fall/Winter” cleaning in/@ the house

Office

  • Paint 2-3 interior rooms 
  • Paint side entrance door
  • Install 2-3 mini blinds
  • Organize craft supply room upstairs
  • Edge sidewalks

Campus/Grounds

  • Trim/weed azalea bushes along the driveway
  • Weed, spruce up flower bed, add pine straw as needed (at entrance to campus)
  • Paint tractor shed
  • Clean, straighten, and organize barn/shed area
  • Replace basketball backboards (3)
  • PRessure wash brick around sign at front entrance
  • Fill sinkholes in yards with dirt 
  • Cut down 4-5 dead pine trees
  • Repair or replace the bush hog
  • Resurface asphalt driveway
  • Purchase/install Generac generators for O’Neal; Earl houses