Current and Urgent Needs

Be part of the solution.

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 happy to see you!

You can download and print our monthly Needs List here.



  • Sheet Straps
  • Small Fans
  • Reading Lamps
  • Spiral Notebooks
  • Plain Envelopes (card and letter size)
  • Ultra / Super Tampons
  • Men’s Long Underwear
  • Paper Towels
  • Lysol Disenfectant Spray
  • Laundry Detergent (for sensitive skin)


Food Service

  • Drink Mixes
  • Fruit Juices
  • Seasoning Salt
  • 8.5 oz Styrofoam Cups
  • Individual-size Chips, Cookies, etc.
  • Sugar


Hope Clinic

  • Pepcid
  • Dramamine
  • Tums Chewy Bites
  • Women’s Multivitamins
  • Alka Seltzer Cold Medicine (with no HBr)


715 West State St.

Rockford, IL 61102

Items on this list may be dropped off weekdays between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. at 715 W. State St. Food donations can be brought to the Food Service entrance off Mulberry Street.

All Other Donations
All other donations should be taken to our Thrift Store at 2710 20th St.


Other Ways You Can Help

We need volunteers! Visit our Volunteer page to find out more and to submit an application.


It’s also a great time for your organization to host a collection drive. Call the Mission at 815-316-4151 for details.

Share a generous gift to help now!

Thank you for your support and prayers, and for remembering our most vulnerable neighbors in the Rock River Valley.