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



Community Wide Sweet Potato Baggin’ Event

Please join the annual community wide sweet potato bagging event starting at 9:00 am on Saturday, Feb. 24. It will be held at St. Catherine of Siena Parish Catholic Church, 520 W. Holding St. in Wake Forest. We will be bagging at least 40,000 pounds of sweet potatoes that were grown on former NFL player … Continue reading Community Wide Sweet Potato Baggin’ Event



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



Spotlight on the Food Shuttle

Join our Volunteer Manager, Abbey Riesett, on January 31st at Eva Perry Regional Library, as she shines a spotlight on all the work we do at the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle and how you can get involved in your community. No registration required. Wednesday, January 31, 2018 3:30 PM-4:30 PM Eva Perry Regional Library 2100 Shepherds … Continue reading Spotlight on the Food Shuttle



Toasters and Blenders Needed

We are completely out of toasters and blenders! We don’t want any family we serve to have to go without their toast or smoothies-so please consider donating any extras you might have at 1853 Capital Boulevard, Raleigh. See additional items needed on our Amazon Wish List.



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.



We’ve Run Out of Diapers!

Tai-Area Ministry is off to a busy start for the year. We have already run out of newborn and sizes 5 and 6 diapers, as well as baby wipes. We are open on Monday and Wednesday from 8:30 to 12:30 and Tuesday from 9 to 11 for donations, 149 E. Holding Ave, Wake Forest, 27587 … Continue reading We’ve Run Out of Diapers!



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



New Year Volunteer Opportunities

The Inter-Faith Food Shuttle has lots of ways you can make volunteering part of your New Year’s resolution, including recovering and distributing food from retailers, mulching at the farm and gardens, teaching gardening education, and more. Volunteer opportunities for Families, Groups, and Individuals are available, so please sign up today!



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



2500 Boxes To Fill

Help CLI fill 2,500 shipping boxes with Bibles and Christian books to send to the prisons we serve. Don’t let your Bibles and Christian books collect dust on a shelf. Put them in the hands of people in prison and see how God will use them to change lives. Christian Library International is in need … Continue reading 2500 Boxes To Fill



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



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