Donated Hygiene Products

There is an overwhelming need in Wake County, North Carolina of children that are homeless or resides in low income household.  It is well known that a lack of food or health care can affect a child’s education.  But another critical need is proper hygiene.  Children with poor hygiene become social outcasts, which affects their … Continue reading Donated Hygiene Products



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



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: 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! 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



High Needs List – Children’s Clothing

Doing some last minute Amazon Prime shopping? Please consider sending Note in the Pocket a few items from our High Needs List: Boys L/S Graphic Tees sizes 16-20 Boys Jeans sizes 12-20 Boys Sneakers size 7 Girls L/S Graphic Tees sizes 3T, 12 and 16 Juniors L/S Tops sizes S – XL Juniors Jeans sizes … Continue reading High Needs List – Children’s Clothing



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



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



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



URGENT NEED: Warm Winter Coats, XL or Larger

The cold weather is upon us and we are in need of winter coats, men’s and women’s, sizes XL or Larger, for our residents. If you would like to donate coats, please drop them off at: Raleigh Rescue Mission 314 E. Hargett St., Downtown Raleigh, 8am-7pm Monday-Sunday. Thank you for your continued support of Raleigh … Continue reading URGENT NEED: Warm Winter Coats, XL or Larger



Help the Recovery Support Cats

Healing Transitions needs your help in covering the expenses of maintaining their healthy and happy recovery support cats. The cats spend their days with the participants at Healing Transitions and have a huge impact on both the men’s and women’s campuses. If you would like to assist in providing funds for food or vet appointments, … Continue reading Help the Recovery Support Cats



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!



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



September Urgent Needs at Raleigh Rescue Mission

Our current and most urgent needs are: Women’s scrubs, size M, L, XL, 2XL (pants most needed) Women’s bedroom slippers Women’s pajamas, (M, L, XL, 2XL) Pull-Ups: girls size 4T/5T, boys size 4T/5T Child size 14 Goodnites – boys and girls Baby oil, baby lotion, baby powder Local 2-Day ($2) or Local 7-Day ($12) Bus … Continue reading September Urgent Needs at Raleigh Rescue Mission



Intern OR Volunteer to Help Provide Services to Veterans

We at Passage Home are currently looking for an intern or a volunteer who can work in our SSVF (Supported Services for Veteran Families) department. We are looking for someone who can come in for a few days every week to assist with some data entry and other clerical duties and is proficient with Excel.  … Continue reading Intern OR Volunteer to Help Provide Services to Veterans