Christmas Adopt-A-Block with Raleigh Dream Center

Saturday, December 16th @ 10 a.m. Multiple locations available Simply choose a location and our site leaders will be there to get you started. It’s family friendly, so kids are welcome. We will spend about two hours passing out free groceries on site, playing with kids, praying with people, presenting the Gospel and handing out … Continue reading Christmas Adopt-A-Block with Raleigh Dream Center



Mardi Gras Ball benefiting Meals on Wheels

Laissez les bons temps roulez! The good times will roll soon at the Meals on Wheels of Wake County’s Mardi Gras Ball February 9, 2018 @ 7 p.m. Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley in Raleigh Tickets $150 per person/$1,500 for a table of 10 You will enjoy a wonderful night, and at the same time, you … Continue reading Mardi Gras Ball benefiting Meals on Wheels



Taste of Hope

Sunday, January 14, 2018 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM Our annual Taste of Hope gala is on January 14th, 2018 with a new location at the Renaissance Raleigh North Hills Hotel! Join us for a culinary experience provided by five local chefs, all benefitting the Food Shuttle. This year’s Chef lineup: Don Burchell – Center … Continue reading Taste of Hope



A Gift that Provides Hope

Urban Ministries Holiday Honor Cards Honor loved ones this holiday season with a donation to help end hunger, homelessness and provide healthcare to families in need. Donate on behalf of family, friends, clients and co-workers. Inside reads “A gift has been given in your honor to Urban Ministries of Wake County by [Your Name] This … Continue reading A Gift that Provides Hope



Holiday Sorting

The Inter-Faith Food Shuttle needs volunteers help sorting through holiday food drive donations, so that we can distribute food in a timely manor to our community partners and get the food into the hands of those who need it most. This holiday season we anticipate over 10,000 pounds of food drive donations coming into the … Continue reading Holiday Sorting



#WakeArmy Volunteer Opportunities for the Christmas Season

CHRISTmas is the most wonderful time of the year! We must always remember the reason for the season. Part of our mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ. We have some wonderful volunteer opportunities that we would like for you to consider so that we all can help make Christmas wonderful for those … Continue reading #WakeArmy Volunteer Opportunities for the Christmas Season



URGENT NEED: Warm Winter Coats, XL or Larger

The cold weather is upon us and we are in need of winter coats, men’s and women’s, sizes XL or Larger, for our residents. If you would like to donate coats, please drop them off at: Raleigh Rescue Mission 314 E. Hargett St., Downtown Raleigh, 8am-7pm Monday-Sunday. Thank you for your continued support of Raleigh … Continue reading URGENT NEED: Warm Winter Coats, XL or Larger



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



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



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



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



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



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!



Rescue Mission Current & Urgent Needs

Download the printable list and take it with you to the grocery store, pharmacy, or department store and pick up a few items for the Mission as you shop for your family. Or host a drive and collect items from our Urgent and Ongoing Needs list at your church, workplace, school or service organization. Drop … Continue reading Rescue Mission Current & Urgent Needs



Easy to Make (no sew) Fleece Blankets for Grieving Families

Thank you so much for your interest in making blankets for Covered In Love! Covered in Love provides blankets for families who have experienced miscarriage, stillbirth and early infant loss.  Each blanket is made with prayer and love to bring comfort and peace to the grieving. Each time the recipients snuggle in their blankets, we … Continue reading Easy to Make (no sew) Fleece Blankets for Grieving Families



Family-Friendly Summer Serving Opportunities!

School is out and summer is a great time to serve as a family. The Inter-Faith Food Shuttle has several opportunities to volunteer and help get food to those in need: Community Garden Saturdays The Camden St. Learning Garden, Raleigh hosts community workdays on Saturdays over the summer months. Families volunteer with weeding, mulching, moving … Continue reading Family-Friendly Summer Serving Opportunities!



Egg Inspectors Needed

Help us provide protein for the Hungry! We are looking for volunteers who can commit to a reoccurring once a week experience. We will provide volunteers with an apron, but you may get a little dirty. Egg Inspectors examine each egg that gets donated to see if there are any cracks. Cracked eggs get disposed … Continue reading Egg Inspectors Needed



Raleigh Families In Need of Basic Furniture

Did you know that many families in our community are living without basic furniture needs? Most requested items include: beds dressers refrigerators washing machines kitchen tables Your gently used clothing and household items can be an encouragement to another family. We happily accept: all clothing sizes sheets blankets towels dishes pots and pans glassware table … Continue reading Raleigh Families In Need of Basic Furniture



Transitions LifeCare Volunteers Offer Hope & Comfort

Each year, hundreds of volunteers tell us that touching the lives of Transitions LifeCare patients and families are among their most rewarding experiences. We offer a variety of ways to use your hands, hearts and talents to offer hope and comfort. Some of the ways you can make a difference include: Family Support Volunteers – … Continue reading Transitions LifeCare Volunteers Offer Hope & Comfort