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 these items off Monday-Friday from 9am-5pm at 314 E. Hargett St., Downtown Raleigh.
For more information, contact Viki Redding at 919.828.9014, Ext. 115 or


• Women’s Scrubs, size M, L, XL, 2XL (pants most needed)

• Diapers, size 1
• Pull-Ups:
• girls size 2T/3T, 3T/4T, 4T/5T
• boys size 3T/4T
• Child size 14 Goodnites – boys and girls
• Baby wipes
• Baby oil
• baby wash
• baby lotion
• baby powder
• Washcloths
• Children’s undershirts (all sizes)

• Twin sheets and pillow cases

• Men’s Boxers: Large, XL, 2X, 3X (new only)
• Men’s and women’s underwear (new only, all sizes)
• Men’s shower shoes (size 8-14)
• Men’s undershirts (sizes L-3XL)
• Men’s socks (new)

• Dreft Detergent
• Men’s shaving cream (small cans)
• Travel sized soap
• Hair gel
• Hair grease
• Hair spray
• Petroleum jelly
• Travel size deodorant
• Loofahs
• shower caps
• Edge control for African-American hair
• Ibuprofen (Advil or Motrin)
• Acetaminophen (Tylenol)
• Allergy medication
• Denture Adhesive

• Lysol spray
• Disinfectant wipes

• Umbrellas

• Snacks for children (granola bars, cereal bars, apple sauce/fruit cups)
• Children’s sized water bottles and juice boxes
• Breakfast meat (bacon, sausage links or patties)
• Canned vegetables, beans & fruit
• Pork, beef, turkey, chicken & ham
• Cooking oil (olive oil, Pam spray, Canola oil)
• Butter, margarine
• Sugar (10# bags)

About Raleigh Rescue Mission

Raleigh Rescue Mission offers critical life-saving services like meals, emergency overnight shelter, coats and other warm clothing in the winter, plus medical care for our residents. In everything we do, our goal is to help our clients restore their lives. Through recovery services, adult education, housing locator assistance, discipleship and more, lives are transformed profoundly.