Current and Urgent Needs

Be part of the solution.

At the Mission, we have immediate and recurring needs for items we use on a regular basis. Consider picking up a few extra things next time you shop and drop them by the Mission. We would be so happy to see you!

You can download and print
our monthly Needs List here



Red Pasta Sauce

Corn Starch

Heavy Duty Electric Can Openers (2-3)

Heavy Duty Potato Peelers (2-3)

Foam/Plastic Soup Bowls

Plastic Forks

Plastic Spoons

WORKS! Center


Steel-Toed Work Boots: men’s sizes 9-12 (except 10.5) including half sizes; women’s sizes 7-12 including half sizes

Women’s Pants and Tops (XXL and XXXL, Sizes 16, 18, 20 and above)



Items CANNOT contain alcohol, doxylamine succinate,
phenylephrine HCI or dextromethorphan HBr





Excedrin Migraine


Nicotine Gum

Muscle Rub

Benadryl Gel

Hydrocortisone Cream

Imodium AD

Alka Seltzer Cold

Cough Drops

Cough Syrup

Halls Breezers

Nicotine Patches



715 West State St.

Rockford, IL 61102
Food and Kitchen Needs
Drop off hours: 7 a.m. – 6 p.m., Monday-Saturday
Use north Food Service entrance off Mulberry Street
All Other Needs:
Drop off hours: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday
Use main entrance off State Street