Originally Posted by harryconway
Skateboards are a very "individualistic" item. Much like drum sets. I'd find a "board shop" close to home, talk to a sales clerk about cost of a deck, wheels, and trucks, and then give the young lady a gift card for that shop. Maybe have a few other people kick in, as well.
That is a very wise idea. I do beleive there is one very close to me near. Also I just remembered that there is a second hand shop that deals only in sports gear near nearby.
Great advice from you all, thank you.