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



Urgent Need: 75 Hams for Christmas Meals

URGENT NEED: We need 75 large, spiral-sliced hams (smoked or unsmoked) in order to prepare over 800 Christmas meals for those in need. Hams can be dropped off at Raleigh Rescue Mission, 314 East Hargett St. Raleigh, NC 27601



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.



Care For Others This Christmas

There are plenty of ways to care for those in need this Christmas. Please consider donating any of the following items to With Love From Jesus. All donations are accepted Monday-Saturday 9:00am-2:00pm at 421 Chapanoke Road, Raleigh, NC 27603. Toys need to be delivered by the 11th or sooner. The other items please donate by … Continue reading Care For Others This Christmas



Help Stock the Sled on Dec. 8th!

In support of the Wake County Salvation Army’s Christmas Cheer Program, join the Capital City Clauses and CBS North Carolina for the sixth annual Stock the Sled toy drive! The Salvation Army of Wake County expects to give toys to more than 7,300 children. CBS North Carolina will host a toy drive on Friday, December … Continue reading Help Stock the Sled on Dec. 8th!



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



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



Urgent Need: Boys Underwear!!!

WE NEED BOYS UNDERWEAR! We did over 1000 clothing requests in the last 2 months and our inventory of boys undies (sizes 6 through 18) is about gone! If you are out shopping this week, Target has some great bonus packs on sale this week ($5)… consider picking up some for a child in need. … Continue reading Urgent Need: Boys Underwear!!!



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: TURKEYS!!

Raleigh Rescue Mission needs 300 10-12 lb fresh or frozen turkeys by Thursday, November 16th! Our kitchen staff is preparing now to provide more than 900 Thanksgiving meals for our residents as well as our Gobbles to Go outreach. We need to receive 300 turkeys by 11/16 so that we have time to thaw and … Continue reading Urgent Need: TURKEYS!!



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!



Help Finding Deals For Children’s Winter Clothing

Note in the Pocket has far too many empty shelves and the temperatures are chilly! Can you help with some online surfing or pay attention when you are out and about? We NEED YOUR HELP finding the best prices, online or in store, on the following items: Email us who has the best deals! BOYS: … Continue reading Help Finding Deals For Children’s Winter Clothing



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?



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!