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



Love Horses? We Need You!

Looking for a great way to have “pony time” AND serve a great cause? We are looking for a few good horse people to help out in the barn, and we love to teach people how we build relationships with our horses! To get started, just contact Prisca at info@corralriding.org and sign up for the … Continue reading Love Horses? We Need You!



In Need of Dressers

We are OUT of dressers! And we have 14 families coming to shop with us this week. You know how much we all value taking care of the things we have, like our clothing. Every family we serve would like a dresser for their family’s clothing, which is often their only possessions left after homelessness. … Continue reading In Need of Dressers



Urgent Need for Food Supplies

InterAct provides domestic violence and sexual assault services reaching more than 60,000 Wake County, NC residents annually by saving lives, rebuilding lives and securing safer futures. We have an urgent need for items on our wish list. Find these and additional items on our Amazon Wish List here: https://goo.gl/8hn46R Bottle Water Crackers Easy Mac Microwaveable … Continue reading Urgent Need for Food Supplies



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



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



Laundry Soap Packets

A simple and very easy way to help is to individually portion out powder laundry detergent for our families. Powder only: 1 scoop (for 1 regular load per the package instructions) in a small zip lock bag They can be dropped off M-F 8-5:30pm Family Promise of Wake County 903 Method Road Raleigh NC 27606



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.



Urgent Need! Women’s Underwear

We are in need of women’s underwear, sizes 6-12. If you are able to donate, please drop off items at the front desk: Raleigh Rescue Mission, 314 E. Hargett St., Downtown Raleigh ATTN: Tracy Davis Got Amazon Prime? If you would prefer to order these items online, please use the link below to visit our … Continue reading Urgent Need! Women’s Underwear



Dangerously Cold Immediate Needs

It’s going to be cold tonight so we’re opening our doors to shelter 10 women from the dangerously low temps – but we need your help! Pullen Baptist Church is graciously providing food for the women but we are in IMMEDIATE NEED of the following items. 10 sleeping bags 10 floor mats 10 pillows Please … Continue reading Dangerously Cold Immediate Needs



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



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!!



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



School Supplies Drive

Please help The Salvation Army of Wake County provide school supplies for children living in the shelter. Until September 1, 2017, The Salvation Army of Wake County will be accepting school supplies for school aged children attending elementary, middle, and high school. Fully packed book bags are needed; however, all supplies are greatly appreciated. Supplies … Continue reading School Supplies Drive



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



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



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



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



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