Lutherans Outdoors' Wish Lists

Outlaw Ranch

Program:

  • Wand lighters
  • ‘Strike Anywhere’ kitchen matches
  • Recreation balls of all types
  • Donations for new bikes
  • Donations to purchase kayaks
  • Donations for camping tents
  • Outdoor toddler swing
  • New or used laptops
  • New or used 8 passenger minivan
  • Taper candles (white, red, or blue)
  • Tea light candles (white)
  • Sandbox toys

Kitchen:

  • Honey
  • Laundry detergent
  • Rubbermaid plastic containers with lids
  • Brute 50 gallon Step-On Rollout garbage cans
  • 10 Chef Aprons
  • 2 Electric 18-quart Roasters
  • 2 Blue-enamel Turkey Roasters

Horse Care:

  • Corral panels
  • Fencing
  • Cash donations for farrier care
  • Wormer or cash gift to cover
  • Vaccinations or cash gift to cover
  • Small hay bales for winter horse feed

Office:

  • “Forever” Postage stamps
  • Copy paper (white or colored: 20 lb 100+ brightness)
  • Masking tape
  • Dry erase markers
  • Sharpie markers

Maintenance:

  • New or used gas golf cart/Polaris Ranger or similar
  • New or used skidsteer loader
  • Garbage sacks (13 gal size for recycling bins)
  • New or Gently Used Vehicles

Cash Donations:

  • Craft Supplies (gift card – Michael’s or Hobby Lobby)
  • Gift Card – Menards or Lowe’s
  • Cash donations - Equine program
  • Cash donations - Outlaw Maintenance
  • Donations for new bikes
  • Donations to purchase kayaks
  • Donations for camping tents

 

NeSoDak

Kitchen: 

  • Cutting Boards
  • New Knife Sets
  • Cereal Dispensers
  • Steamer
  • Rice Cooker (25 cup)
  • Large Popcorn Machine
  • Grilling Utensils
  • Large Gas Grill
  • Extendable Roasting Sticks
  • Gallon Sized Ziploc Bags

Program:

  • White Poster Board
  • White Fabric Rolls
  • Sunscreen
  • Bug spray
  • Assorted First Aid Supplies
  • Wand Lighters
  • Flashlights
  • Glowsticks
  • Water Skis
  • Water Tubes
  • Glow-in-the-dark Sports Equipment
  • Water Trampoline

Office Wishes:

  • "Forever" Stamps
  • Postcard Stamps
  • Copy Paper
  • Dry Erase Markers
  • AA or AAA Batteries
  • Masking Tape

Housekeeping Wishes:

  • Sheets for twin, full and queen beds
  • Laundry Detergent
  • Twin-sized Mattress Covers

Facility Wishes:

  • Dust Tape
  • Grapple Fork for Skid Steer
  • Sprinklers
  • Garden Hoses
  • Roundup & Tempo
  • Polar Rangers side-by-side or similar
  • Lawn & Garden Utility Cart
  • Aluminum Roller Docks
  • Car Wash Supplies
  • Band Saw
  • Belt Sander
  • Battery Powered Circular Saw

Gift Cards:

  • Prepaid fuel cards (Cenex)
  • Hobby Lobby
  • Amazon
  • Scheels
  • Shutterfly


Klein Ranch

To care for the Critters:

  • 1st Aid stall to care for injured horses
  • Square hay or prairie grass bales
  • Cotton lead ropes
  • Rope Halters
  • Trim the horses hooves
  • Bags of feed: Rabbit pellets, Cat food, Oats, Sweet feed

For keeping campers safe & healthy:

  • AED trainer
  • Jr & Adult Epi Pens
  • 2 & 4 inch rolls of CoFlex or vet wrap
  • Long distance walkie talkies

For making the ranch beautiful:

  • Ornamental Grasses
  • Deck around new kitchen
  • Sand volleyball court
  • Deck sealant 

For the office:

  • Copy paper
  • Colored copy paper
  • Forever stamps
  • Donations for background checks

For Fun:

  • Hammocks
  • Skeins of embroidery thread - for friendship bracelets
  • Games, board, dice or cards
  • Big rectangular bales - to make cowboy pool!

 

Joy Ranch

Things that will make the office run smoothly:

  • AA batteries & AAA batteries
  • Gift cards to Office Peeps or WalMart
  • “Forever” postage stamps
  • Reams of white and colored paper
  • Dry erase markers and Sharpie Markers
  • Masking & Scotch tape
  • IPad or similar tablet to manage registration & camp store
  • Large Office Shredder
  • White Out Tape
  • Staples
  • Pens & Pencils

Fun things:

  • Nature Trail Interpretive Signs
  • Kayak paddles
  • Split campfire wood
  • Excellent condition walkie-talkies
  • Soft dodgeballs
  • Crayons, Markers, Colored pencils
  • Coloring Books & Puzzle Books
  • Spark Bibles
  • Yarn & String
  • Nails & Hammers
  • Fishing supplies: needle nose pliers & wire cutters

Things to help make Joy Ranch more accessible:

  • Magic bullet type blender’s
  • Accessible dinnerware
  • Therapeutic riding saddles
  • Excellent condition sea-leaf pontoon lift
  • Cash gift to help purchase materials to build a lift to get people onto horses

Things that can be used to make Joy Ranch beautiful:

  • Large riding mower in excellent condition
  • Lawn fertilizer
  • Landscape Woodchips/Mulch
  • Beach fencing (about 4 ft. tall)

Things that will make cleaning & fixing stuff & cooking easier:

  • Skid steer attachments
  • New large commercial carpet sweeper/vacuum
  • 4WD Truck with snowplow
  • Rubber spatulas
  • Chafing dishes
  • Commercial shelving
  • Dawn dish soap

Things the Joy Ranch horses would love:

  • DuMOR® Horse mineral blocks
  • Saddles in excellent riding condition
  • Good condition riding helmets

Perhaps this is a way to support Joy Ranch:

  • Pre-purchased gift cards to Watertown lumber stores, gas stations, or grocery stores
  • Unopened, sample-size toiletries (shampoo, conditioner, soap, lotion, toothpaste, toothbrushes, etc.)
  • Good condition Golf carts
  • Latex-free bandaids

 

FYI – Thrivent Financial members have an exciting and unique way of supporting Joy Ranch.  Ask us or your Thrivent Financial representative about Thrivent Action Team service projects, fundraisers, and educational events