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



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



Family Promise Day Center Items Needed

Family Promise appreciates donations for our families to use at our Day Center. Our wish list includes: trash bags (13-gallon & 32-gallon sizes) paper products (paper towels, toilet paper, napkins, plates, cups) plastic forks, spoons, knives, bowls cleaning supplies (sponges, Comet, Spic’n’Span, glass cleaner, please no dish detergent or disinfecting wipes) laundry detergent (powdered) Ziploc … Continue reading Family Promise Day Center Items Needed



Maternity Home In Need of Food and Supplies

Christian Life Home provides a Christ-centered, loving, family atmosphere for young women, ages 10 – 23, in an unplanned or crisis pregnancy. The ministry was started by concerned individuals in the community who wanted to provide a brighter future for pregnant women and their babies. Donations are always welcome to the ministry! Our specific needs … Continue reading Maternity Home In Need of Food and Supplies



Women’s Center In Need of Large Size Women’s Clothing

The following is a list of items that are constantly needed by the women and children of the Women’s Center. Please bring your in kind donations (such as food, personal hygiene items, and household supplies) to the Women’s Center. Women’s Center of Wake County 112 Cox Avenue Raleigh, NC 27605 919-829-3711 Bus tickets: Sole mode … Continue reading Women’s Center In Need of Large Size Women’s Clothing



Red Cross In Need of Comfort Kit Supplies

One of the very first items an American Red Cross Disaster Services Volunteer gives to a disaster victim is a Comfort Kit. Comfort Kits are given to victims of both small and large disasters. American Red Cross responds 24 hours a day to provide assistance to families who have just lost everything they own due … Continue reading Red Cross In Need of Comfort Kit Supplies



Raleigh Rescue Mission: Urgent Needs

Twin blankets (new) Diapers, size 5 Baby wipes Washcloths Children’s undershirts (all sizes) Study Bibles (preferably NIV or ESV study bibles) Men’s scrubs, sizes 1X, 2X, 3X (new or gently used) Men’s Boxers: Large, XL, 2X, 3X (new only) Men’s and women’s underwear (new only, all sizes) Men’s shower shoes (size 11 and larger) Men’s … Continue reading Raleigh Rescue Mission: Urgent Needs



Raleigh Rescue Mission Lunches to Go

Prepare up to 40 sack lunches for the Mission’s overnight emergency shelter guests so that they will have a healthy meal to take with them when they leave in the morning. Please read our Lunches to Go flyer for instructions and what to include in each lunch bag. Location: Drop off to Raleigh Rescue Mission … Continue reading Raleigh Rescue Mission Lunches to Go



Urban Ministries Hunger & Nutrition Volunteer Positions: Food Pantry Volunteer

Description: Work on-site to help stock and organize the pantry and package food orders for crisis clients. Help clients navigate the client-choice pantry. Sample Skills and Responsibilities: Sort through donations, stock pantry shelves, process and package food orders, hand out completed orders to clients. Scheduled Shifts: Monday-Friday, 9am-1pm



Urban Ministries Hunger & Nutrition Volunteer Positions: Crisis Interviewer

Description: Assess client needs to determine appropriate emergency food assistance, prescription assistance, and to make referrals to other agencies Sample Skills and Responsibilities: Ability to use a computer, ability to interview and ask sensitive questions about financial standing, ability to talk to pharmacists on the phone, patience, ability to tell a client if they cannot … Continue reading Urban Ministries Hunger & Nutrition Volunteer Positions: Crisis Interviewer