At present, Ranfurly houses 30 children (16 boys and 14 girls) ranging in age from 11 to 18.
The number of residents fluctuates between 26 and 32.
- Food Gift Certificates/Credit on Account for Local Wholesalers — D’Albenas Agency Ltd., Bahamas Food Service, Bahamas Wholesale Agencies Ltd.
- Sit-Down Lawn Mower and/or Push Mower
- Lawn Leaf Rake, Tine Metal Bow Rake, Point & Transfer Shovels, 24″ Machete
- Servicing (Labour) of Air-Conditioning Split Units
- Tiles for re-tiling of the front porch, reception area, administrator’s office, and the computer room
- Front Entrance Iron Gate replacement (est. cost $10.000.) The existing gate is original from the 1960’s
- General maintenance — Exterior & Interior door replacements (existing doors are rotting at the bottom)
- Educational software (MyMaths — from the UK)
- 14 chairs (stackable or folding) for Boardroom
- 4 dozen HEAVY DUTY folding chairs (Dining Room)
- 3 dozen twin size mattresses
- 3 dozen pillows
- Towels and washcloths — color: WHITE
- Waterproof mattress protectors (twin size) — 3 dozen
- 5 dozen Sheet Sets (twin), with pillowcases — (color-coded if possible: 2 doz. pink, 3 doz. blue)
- Blankets – twin (3 dozen — all one color)
- Tablecloths. (white & seasonal for 6 tables — 96″ x 30′ and 2 circular tables — 5 feet diameter)
- Chafing dishes with covers
- Industrial Steam Iron Press Machine (est. cost $12,000)
Ranfurly Homes for Children’s Amazon Wishlist provides needs that support running our organization. We keep this list updated in real-time with the items that help us most. You can order items from our wish list (using Amazon Smile of course) and ship items directly to our address through Amazon. It couldn’t be easier!
If you are a Capital One cardholder you can also find us on Capital One Shopping! This is a free tool that compares prices among various retailers to ensure that you are getting the best deal possible while supporting Ranfurly Homes for Children at the same time!
Our wish list is an estimation of what we need. If you have a question about buying a similar item to what you see on our wish list or wish to donate similar items that you already have, please email us or contact us.
An application can be made by Ranfurly for a waiver of Customs duty on items that are purchased outside the Bahamas for the Home.