Donate Items

General Donation Guidelines

When shopping for donations, please remember that we cannot accept used items, religious items or items that have violent themes. Unwrapped gifts are preferred. A few ideas for our adult patients include puzzle books (crosswords, sudoku, etc.), playing cards, books on tape, newspapers and magazines.

  • To make a donation to UF Health, please contact UF Health Volunteer Services for delivery arrangements. Upon delivery, they will assist you in completing the in-kind donation form.
    • Gainesville — Please call 352-265-0360 for more information. Our office hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
    • Jacksonville — Please call 904-244-4271 or visit

UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital Donation Guidelines

Did you know that UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital can only accept donations of brand new toys? Are you wondering what donations are appropriate and needed at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital?

  • View the wish list to find the most-requested items.

For UF Health Employees

Complete the in-kind donation form for gift processing.