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
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!
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
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
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
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
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
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
“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!
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
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
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
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!
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
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
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
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
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
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
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