Texas Annual Conference - TLC Kits

Purpose: For distribution among those after release from incarceration, homelessness, human trafficking /rescue etc. 

Notes: There is ONE Kit with 4 bags

  • All items must be new – unused and unwashed
  • Specified sizes can be one or multiple items equal to total ounces

Example: Shampoo – 4-6 ounces can be one 4 ounce bottle or two 2 ounce bottles

Please place all of the items below inside a new, full-sized adult backpack or duffle bag with zipper closure), no drawstring closures.

Hygiene Bag

  • Tooth brush with cover or cap - keep in original packaging, no advertising except manufacturer
  • Tooth paste – 1.2 – 3 ounces, in sealed box or with seal under cap
  • Bar soap and soap cover – 2 ounces or larger soap, keep in original packaging and place in soap cover
  • Deodorant – 1 - 3 ounces, roll on or solid, no spray
  • Shampoo – 3 - 6 ounces
  • Conditioner – 3 - 6 ounces
  • Hand and Body lotion – 2 - 4 ounces
  • Comb – at least 6 inches long - no pocket combs, rattail combs or picks, remove from packaging
  • Nail clippers – finger or toe nail sized, no emery boards or metal nail files, remove from packaging
  • Tissues – pocket/travel size pack, 10 – 20 count, keep in packaging                         
  • A roll of toilet paper individually wrapped

Place all the above listed items in a zip-seal plastic bag and seal

Sanitation Bag

  • Hand wipes – 20 - 60 count
  • Hand sanitizer – 3 - 8 ounces

Place hand wipes and sanitizer in plastic zip-seal bag and seal

Paper/Towels Bag

  • Wash Cloth – new and unwashed, no kitchen, cleaning, or microfiber
  • Bath Towel – new and unwashed, full size, no bath sheets, no cleaning or microfiber

Place towel and washcloth in a plastic zip-seal bag and seal

Misc. Bag

10 Band Aids – ¾ or inch wide, Antibiotic ointment – 3 single use packets (place these items in a small plastic zip-seal bag and seal)

  • Pair of unisex socks – new and unwashed
  • 1-subject notebook or composition book – wide or college ruled
  • 2 pens – blue or black ink, no advertising except manufacturer
  • 2 garbage bags – kitchen size with drawstring closures (no twist tie closures)
  • Reusable water bottle – personal size
  • Roll of toilet paper – individually wrapped

Place items in a plastic zip-seal bag and seal