Mandolin’s BBQ Food Shuttle Fundraiser

Get your tickets now! Sunday Sept 10th, Mandolin will be hosting it’s 2nd Annual BBQ Fundraiser to benefit the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle. Tickets are only $14 and will go towards feeding those most in need within our community. All food has been donated so this should be a great opportunity to raise some big $$$ … Continue reading Mandolin’s BBQ Food Shuttle Fundraiser

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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

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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

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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!

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#BackPackBuddies Mediathon

We need your help to feed more children, more families, more of your hungry neighbors. On July 19th, the Food Shuttle is once again partnering with WRAL and MIX 101.5 for our annual #BackPackBuddies Mediathon. During the daylong fundraiser, we hope to raise $200,000 to continue to grow our child hunger programs and make an … Continue reading #BackPackBuddies Mediathon

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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

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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

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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!

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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

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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

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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

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Gardening Equipment Needed

From drip irrigation lines to a garden sink, bird houses and a bee hive, from garden spades, hoses and hoes to a tractor for moving mulch. We need items and we need volunteers who don’t mind getting their hands dirty. Come join us in our community garden, where good things grow and we help feed … Continue reading Gardening Equipment Needed

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Tri-Area Ministry Food Pantry in Need of Donations

Donations of food are gratefully accepted at the Tri-Area Ministry Food Pantry during the open hours. Mondays and Wednesdays, 9 am to 12:30 pm. 149 E Holding Avenue Wake Forest, NC 27587 (919) 556-7144 Our current needs include: Peanut Butter * Jelly * Canned Fruit Canned Vegetables Spaghetti Sauce * Canned Meats (tuna, chicken) Canned … Continue reading Tri-Area Ministry Food Pantry in Need of Donations

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Be a Resource Friend for Safe Families

Resource Friends assist Host Families and Placing Parents with goods and services they may need. Resource Friends can provide physical goods such as diapers, formula, and gently used baby equipment and clothes but can also provide practical expertise such as counseling, life coaching, parenting coaching, financial planning, tutoring, handyman work, car mechanics, etc. Resource Friends … Continue reading Be a Resource Friend for Safe Families

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Compassionate Volunteers Needed As Role Models

You can make a difference as a volunteer at Healing Transitions, a non-profit rescue, recovery and rehabilitation facility for homeless men and women with alcohol and drug addictions. You can bring the face of a compassionate community into Healing Transitions by serving as a role model to clients who are putting their lives back together. … Continue reading Compassionate Volunteers Needed As Role Models

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Urgently Needed Furnishings

The Green Chair Project needs your furnishing donations to assist our neighbors in need! Help those transitioning from homelessness by de-cluttering and cleaning out spaces with items you no longer use. We are so grateful to our community for their generosity and willingness to part with furniture and household items to help others experience the … Continue reading Urgently Needed Furnishings

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Most Needed Items for The Food Bank

The Food Bank welcomes non-perishable products, sealed beverages, refrigerated or frozen items, or produce as well as non-food essentials such as hygiene items, cleaning items or paper products. Our most needed items include: Canned Fruits, Vegetables, Meat, and Soup (Pop-top cans and low sodium a plus!) Whole Grain Pasta, Brown Rice, Dried Beans, and Cereal … Continue reading Most Needed Items for The Food Bank

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Family Promise Day Center Items Needed

Family Promise appreciates donations for our families to use at our Day Center. Our wish list includes: trash bags (13-gallon & 32-gallon sizes) paper products (paper towels, toilet paper, napkins, plates, cups) plastic forks, spoons, knives, bowls cleaning supplies (sponges, Comet, Spic’n’Span, glass cleaner, please no dish detergent or disinfecting wipes) laundry detergent (powdered) Ziploc … Continue reading Family Promise Day Center Items Needed

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Adopt A Homeless Person

Join Church In The Woods in helping the homeless. Recognize their value as a person no matter what they may look like. But also realize that many homeless do look like everyone else. What You Can Do as Groups or Individuals Adopt A Homeless Person Provide rides to work, church, appointments. Provide shelter, food, hygiene … Continue reading Adopt A Homeless Person

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Maternity Home In Need of Food and Supplies

Christian Life Home provides a Christ-centered, loving, family atmosphere for young women, ages 10 – 23, in an unplanned or crisis pregnancy. The ministry was started by concerned individuals in the community who wanted to provide a brighter future for pregnant women and their babies. Donations are always welcome to the ministry! Our specific needs … Continue reading Maternity Home In Need of Food and Supplies

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