Email gift cards to Giftly, with a suggestion would be perfect to firstname.lastname@example.org You can go to a pretty substantial amount on there and the fees are pretty light, so it is the best option for small and large gifts.
Wishlist with suggestions on what I like: wishlistr.com/cro
In lieu of gifts, some great charities... Ronald McDonald House Charities, Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago, American Cancer Society, American Heart Association, National Alliance to End Homelessness, Action Against Hunger-USA, Catholic Charities of Chicago, Fisher House Foundation, Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind, Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
With proof of donation, I will donate 10% of our date to the same charity listed above. If you would like to remain anonymous, your heart will be blessed - and someone else will too! Xoxo