Urgent Need – Cold Medicine

The cold and flu season is upon us. When you go out to the store to get your own cold meds, consider picking up extra boxes to drop off at our Women’s & Children’s Shelter at the Center of Hope. Our shelter women and children are in grave need of Cold Medicine for babies 0-6months, … Continue reading Urgent Need – Cold Medicine



URGENT NEED: Towels!

URGENT NEED! Towels needed for Raleigh Rescue Mission clients. Bring your towels and be a part of serving the homeless in our community. Please drop off at Raleigh Rescue Mission Donation Center 4700 Capital Blvd. Raleigh, NC 27604



Community Wide Sweet Potato Baggin’ Event

Please join the annual community wide sweet potato bagging event starting at 9:00 am on Saturday, Feb. 24. It will be held at St. Catherine of Siena Parish Catholic Church, 520 W. Holding St. in Wake Forest. We will be bagging at least 40,000 pounds of sweet potatoes that were grown on former NFL player … Continue reading Community Wide Sweet Potato Baggin’ Event



Welcome Baskets or Buckets

Family Promise of Wake County is the only homelessness nonprofit to offer a continuum of services and partnerships to move families all the way from homelessness to safe, affordable, permanent housing. Help welcome our families as they transition into their new homes. A simple basket with housewarming items – what you would bring a friend … Continue reading Welcome Baskets or Buckets



Spotlight on the Food Shuttle

Join our Volunteer Manager, Abbey Riesett, on January 31st at Eva Perry Regional Library, as she shines a spotlight on all the work we do at the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle and how you can get involved in your community. No registration required. Wednesday, January 31, 2018 3:30 PM-4:30 PM Eva Perry Regional Library 2100 Shepherds … Continue reading Spotlight on the Food Shuttle



Urgent Need for Blood and Platelet Donors

The American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood and platelet donors of all blood types to help address a winter blood donation shortage. Severe weather has forced more than 150 blood drive cancellations already this year causing thousands of donations to go uncollected. During National Blood Donor Month, we urge you to make … Continue reading Urgent Need for Blood and Platelet Donors



Party for a Purpose

27th Annual Red Cross Ball Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley 4500 Marriott Drive Raleigh, NC 27612 The evening will feature cocktails, fine food, auctions and dancing. Sponsorship opportunities and benefits are available. For sponsorship information, contact Melissa Cartwright.



We’ve Run Out of Diapers!

Tai-Area Ministry is off to a busy start for the year. We have already run out of newborn and sizes 5 and 6 diapers, as well as baby wipes. We are open on Monday and Wednesday from 8:30 to 12:30 and Tuesday from 9 to 11 for donations, 149 E. Holding Ave, Wake Forest, 27587 … Continue reading We’ve Run Out of Diapers!



New Year Volunteer Opportunities

The Inter-Faith Food Shuttle has lots of ways you can make volunteering part of your New Year’s resolution, including recovering and distributing food from retailers, mulching at the farm and gardens, teaching gardening education, and more. Volunteer opportunities for Families, Groups, and Individuals are available, so please sign up today!



Weekend Day Center Monitor Needed

Family Promise of Wake County is in need of weekend volunteers at our Day Center. Volunteers who serve as Day Center monitors are responsible for opening or closing the Day Center, implementing guest guidelines, and taking phone messages. Volunteers commit to three to five hour shifts a few times throughout the year on Saturdays and … Continue reading Weekend Day Center Monitor Needed



Photography Volunteers Needed

Great photos tell a story. Habitat of Wake County is looking for Photography Volunteers to capture the stories unfolding on our construction sites, at the families’ homes, and in our ReStore. Help us share the stories of our families, volunteers, and special events.



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



The 24th Annual Jingle Ball

Join The Capital City Clauses at their 24th Annual Jingle Ball to benefit The Salvation Army of Wake County! Wednesday, December 6, 2017 6:30 – 10:30 p.m. North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences 11 W Jones St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601 In 2016, we collected 12.197 new toys, fulfilled 108 Angel Tree requests, assuring every … Continue reading The 24th Annual Jingle Ball



Christmas Items Needed

With Love From Jesus needs your help gathering gifts and supplies to make Christmas special for the families we serve. Our Christmas needs include: Toys for all ages from newborn through teens for both boys and girls, small or large, all are needed. New coats, gloves, scarves are also great! Christmas baking ingredients Wrapping papers, … Continue reading Christmas Items Needed



#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



Holiday Hope for the Homeless

The holidays are fast approaching! Raleigh Rescue Mission has lots of ways for you to get involved in helping to serve those in need over the Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday season. Volunteers are an important partner in ministering to the homeless and hurting in our community! You can serve individually or in groups. Ways to … Continue reading Holiday Hope for the Homeless



Angel Tree Program Volunteers Needed!

The Salvation Army of Wake County needs volunteers for its Angel Tree program. Help people adopt angels for Christmas! Volunteers are needed to staff the three main Angel Tree locations: Cary Towne Mall, Crabtree Valley Mall, and Triangle Town Center. November 10-December 15; Monday-Sunday; 2 hour shifts. Times vary by location. The Angel Tree specifically … Continue reading Angel Tree Program Volunteers Needed!



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?



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