Items Urgently Needed for Women & Children’s Shelter

Wake Army friends, our Women & Children’s Shelter at the Center of Hope is in grave need of a few items (below), please consider donating as much or as little as you can to help our residents in need. • Diaper sizes: 4, 5, & 6 • Pull Ups • Bath Towels & Washcloths • … Continue reading Items Urgently Needed for Women & Children’s Shelter



Food Stamps/EBT?

Did you know… families who receive welfare services that used to be called Food Stamps and now called EBT cannot purchase toiletry necessities?  You can help us get needed items into the hands of needy families in our community. Items such as: Bathroom tissue Paper Towels Kleenex Feminine Hygiene Shampoo & Soap Laundry detergent Household Cleaning … Continue reading Food Stamps/EBT?



Provide Hope & Encouragement

Interested in Bible studies or writing letters to provide hope and encouragement? Christian Library International needs assistance with the following areas to advance Christ’s light in prisons across the U.S. 1. Bible Study Review: CLI Bible Ministers review inmate Bible study lessons and offer encouraging comments and Bible verses. Answer keys for the lessons and … Continue reading Provide Hope & Encouragement



Baseball Buddies Needed!

The Togetherhood Committee at the Y is partnering with the Miracle League to provide buddies for a few baseball games. The Miracle League’s mission is to create positive life experiences for children and adults with special needs and for their families through baseball. When: October 6th 5:45pm-8pm October 7th 8:45am-11:30am October 7th 10:45am-1:30pm Who: Anyone … Continue reading Baseball Buddies Needed!



Used Bibles and Christian books needed!

Have used Bibles and/or Christian books that you’d like to donate to a worthy cause? Christian Library International donates Bibles and books to 1,600 prisons nationwide and is need of a constant flow of books to ship to each facility four times per year. In addition to books, we accept Christian CDs, DVDs, magazines and … Continue reading Used Bibles and Christian books needed!



Help the Recovery Support Cats

Healing Transitions needs your help in covering the expenses of maintaining their healthy and happy recovery support cats. The cats spend their days with the participants at Healing Transitions and have a huge impact on both the men’s and women’s campuses. If you would like to assist in providing funds for food or vet appointments, … Continue reading Help the Recovery Support Cats



Habitat Wake Office Support – Make an impact without breaking a sweat!

Prefer an office environment to the build site? Join us behind-the-scenes as an office support volunteer as we keep our projects humming and support Habitat Wake’s community-transforming work. Habitat Wake is currently seeking regular volunteers in the following areas: Administrative Support Support Habitat Wake’s operations by assisting with front-desk hospitality, data entry, mailings, fund development … Continue reading Habitat Wake Office Support – Make an impact without breaking a sweat!



URGENT: Food Pantry is VERY low

Urgent Need: Our food pantry is very low on canned tuna, canned vegetables, and pastas. Can you help or spread the word? Drop off anytime! 1390 Capital Blvd, Raleigh 27603



September Urgent Needs at Raleigh Rescue Mission

Our current and most urgent needs are: Women’s scrubs, size M, L, XL, 2XL (pants most needed) Women’s bedroom slippers Women’s pajamas, (M, L, XL, 2XL) Pull-Ups: girls size 4T/5T, boys size 4T/5T Child size 14 Goodnites – boys and girls Baby oil, baby lotion, baby powder Local 2-Day ($2) or Local 7-Day ($12) Bus … Continue reading September Urgent Needs at Raleigh Rescue Mission



Community Garden Work in South Park, Raleigh (Providing Food Access in a Food Desert) *Ongoing

We at Passage Home are looking for motivated and dedicated volunteers to assist our Agriculture Specialist with tending to the community gardens that form such an integral part of the surrounding neighborhoods. Not only do the gardens provide food access and food security in this area—which is considered to be a ‘food desert’ due to … Continue reading Community Garden Work in South Park, Raleigh (Providing Food Access in a Food Desert) *Ongoing



Food Shuttle Jobs & Internship Openings

Join the best team in hunger relief! For full position details and applications, please visit www.foodshuttle.org/jobs-internships/. NOTE: Everyone applying for a Food Shuttle Job Opening must submit a completed employment application when they apply. Job Openings: 1. AMERICORPS COOKING MATTERS COORDINATOR The Cooking Matters AmeriCorps member will work with Inter-Faith Food Shuttle Cooking Matters staff … Continue reading Food Shuttle Jobs & Internship Openings



Flag Football Coaches Needed

The Salvation Army of Wake County’s flag football season is about to begin and we need volunteer coaches for our 7-9 year olds league and 10-13 year olds league. League starts 9/30/17 and runs through 12/04/17. All leagues are co-ed. 1st Practices on Saturday September 30 and October 7 2017 2nd Practice Monday, Tuesday, or … Continue reading Flag Football Coaches Needed



School Supplies Drive

Please help The Salvation Army of Wake County provide school supplies for children living in the shelter. Until September 1, 2017, The Salvation Army of Wake County will be accepting school supplies for school aged children attending elementary, middle, and high school. Fully packed book bags are needed; however, all supplies are greatly appreciated. Supplies … Continue reading School Supplies Drive



Help Fight a Summer Blood Shortage

More than ever, patients need your help. The Red Cross urges you to schedule an appointment now to donate blood or platelets to overcome a summer shortage. Our life saving work truly would not be possible without you. Come in to donate July 26 to August 31, 2017, and as a special thank you for … Continue reading Help Fight a Summer Blood Shortage



Mentor, Inspire, Develop, and Grow a child in the margins

Neighbor to Neighbor Serves marginalized, low income families in downtown Raleigh. We serve to bring hope to a hurting community, and one of the ways we serve the Southeast Raleigh community is through an afterschool mentoring and enrichment program. Come be a mentor! Academic Mentor Opportunities in Language Arts or Math! We need volunteers that … Continue reading Mentor, Inspire, Develop, and Grow a child in the margins



Music & Memory

Transitions LifeCare is a certified provider of the national MUSIC & MEMORYSM music program. Music & Memory is a program where patients listen to a personalized music playlist created with input from the patient, family, friends, and staff. Patients can connect with the music they love with the goal of improving their overall health and … Continue reading Music & Memory



You can “DO” Lunch too – Become A Volunteer For Meals On Wheels

Volunteers represent the face of our services at Meals on Wheels of Wake County. Those we serve deserve to be treated with dignity and respect and our over 2,200 volunteers embody that belief daily in service to our senior and disabled neighbors. Many recipients tell us the best part about meal delivery is the friendly, … Continue reading You can “DO” Lunch too – Become A Volunteer For Meals On Wheels



Foster Parent Info Night

Become a Foster Parent! We need foster and foster to adopt parents as well as those willing to wrap around our foster families, and provide items for foster children in care. Thursday, August 10th from 6-9 p.m. Cross Point Community Church 1001 Steeple Square Ct Knightdale, NC 27545 This is a perfect opportunity to have … Continue reading Foster Parent Info Night



Become a Social Media Ambassador #Raleigh

Use Your Social Media Powers For Good! We’re recruiting for our Social Media Ambassadors program at our Raleigh Branch! We invite social media professionals, technology enthusiasts & networked individuals to “use their social media powers for good” and join the Food Bank as Social Media Ambassadors! The Social Media Ambassadors are critical to helping us … Continue reading Become a Social Media Ambassador #Raleigh



Kids Summer Meals, Help Feed Thousands!

“I’m Sarah and I am in the 4th grade. I do well in school and have lots of friends. Usually, I am very outgoing but lately I am quiet and nervous. There are only a few more weeks of school and I am not looking forward to it ending. No school means no food, no … Continue reading Kids Summer Meals, Help Feed Thousands!