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


  • Men’s and Women’s Deodorant
  • Disposable Razors
  • Toilet Paper
  • Laundry Detergent



  • Ladies’ Belts (S – 3X)
  • Clear Water Bottles
  • Medium Size Trash Cans
  • 14-Gallon Rubbermaid Bins


  • 8 oz. Foam Cups
  • Coffee
  • Soup (Broths and Bases)
  • French Onion Canned Soup
  • Cheese – all types
  • Rotini type Pasta
  • Canned Beans



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


  • Aleve
  • Vicks VapoRub
  • Cough Syrup (No Dextromethorphan HBr)
  • Alka Seltzer Cold
  • Emergen C Immune Packets



  • New Paintbrushes ½-inch to 2 ½ inches
  • Sandpaper 60, 80, 120, 220 grit
  • Extension Cords (3 prong), 25-foot
  • Clamps for woodworking
  • Router and/or Routing Table


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