Current Needs

There are things we always need, and in the instance you wish to bless us, here's a list from which to choose! 
Thank you! 

LOOKING FOR A MORE DIRECT WAY TO SUPPORT US?

Current Needs

There are things we always need, and in the instance you wish to bless us, here's a list from which to choose! Thank you! 

LOOKING FOR A MORE DIRECT WAY TO SUPPORT US?

Current Needs

There are things we always need, and in the instance you wish to bless us, here's a list from which to choose! Thank you! 

Offer Direct Support

We greatly appreciate your donations.  Below are lists of our current needs.  Donations can be dropped off at the Peoria Rescue Mission, 601 SW Adams, Peoria, IL 61602.  We're always open!  After business hours, please use the Mission's side entrance on Walnut Street to drop off donations.  Questions?  Call 309-676-6416.

Visit Our Amazon Wishlist

Many of our most-needed items are available for purchase from our Amazon Wishlist.  Purchase the items from our list and they will be shipped directly to our door!

 View the Peoria Rescue Ministries Wishlist here

Help Our Program Guests Stay Mobile!

Bus passes are always a need for clients and residents of Peoria Rescue Ministries.  Bus passes give clients the freedom to get to classes, work, job interviews, and appointments.  Bus passes can be purchased at the City Link Transit Center, 407 SW Adams in Peoria, or online by clicking here.

Men's Ministry Needs

  • Clorox Disinfecting Wipes
  • Disposable facemasks
  • GROUND COFFEE (any kind)
  • Peanut Butter
  • Jelly
  • Milk (of any kind)
  • Fresh produce
  • Frozen vegetables
  • Cooking spray
  • Bottled water
  • Butter
  • Eggs
  • Sugar
  • Salad dressing
  • Dry drink mix
  • Dry spices
  • Meat of any kind
  • Stick deodorant
  • Postage stamps
  • NIV/ESV Study Bibles
  • Washcloths
  • Tennis shoes (9 & up)
  • Underwear (boxers, M-XXL)
  • Steel toe work boots (sizes 9-12)
  • Jeans/khakis (30-36 W, 30-34 L)
  • Monthly bus passes
  • Toothbrushes

Women's Ministry Needs

Empower Life Center (formerly the Women's Pregnancy Center)

  • Enfamil Infant Formula (powdered, reg. size)
  • Onesies (Newborn) - Urgent
  • Sleepers (Newborn) - Urgent
  • Baby wash
  • Baby boy winter blankets (fleece, flannel, etc.)
  • Socks (Newborn-4T)
  • Baby bottles (new, 8 oz. size)
  • Girls' 12-month & boys 4T clothing

Esther House/Emergency Shelter

Kitchen

Sack Lunch Items (For women who work as well as for all residents on the weekends, approximately 50/week.)

  • Chips/Crackers
  • Fruit cups
  • Fruit snacks
  • Lunch meat and cheese

Basics

  • Baking Powder
  • Baking Soda
  • Black Pepper
  • Cereal
  • Olive Oil
  • Peanut Butter
  • Pie Filling (Cans)
  • Salt
  • Sugar (white, brown)
  • Vegetable Oil

Canned Goods

  • Fruit (any)
  • Pasta Sauce
  • Pork and Beans
  • Tomatoes (Diced, Paste, Sauce, etc)
  • Tuna
  • Vegetables (any)

Condiments

  • BBQ Sauce
  • Jam, Jelly, Preserves
  • Ketchup
  • Mayonnaise
  • Mustard (Dijon, Spicy, Brown)
  • Pickles (dill, sweet, relish)
  • Dairy
  • Butter (sticks)
  • Cheese (block, slice, shred, any)
  • Margarine
  • Milk

Fresh Produce

  • Bananas
  • Carrots
  • Celery
  • Lettuce (Romaine, mixed, iceberg, etc)

Freezer

  • Desserts (any)
  • Fruit (any)
  • Tater Tots
  • Vegetables (any)

Herbs and Spices

  • Granulated Garlic
  • Ground Cinnamon
  • Ground Cumin
  • Oregano

Meat

  • Chicken (whole, quarters, patties, fresh, frozen, any)
  • Beef (ground, roast, stew meat, burger patties, any)
  • Pork (ground, steaks, roast, brats, hotdogs, any)

Snacks

  • Applesauce
  • Chips
  • Cookies
  • Crackers
  • Fruit Snacks
  • Jello (box mix)
  • Pretzels
  • Pudding
  • Tortillas       
  • Canned veggies & fruit
  • Canned tomato product
  • Fresh produce/greens
  • Women's toiletries
  • Writing journals
  • Gift cards for program supplies (Visa, etc.)

Esther House Needs List

  • VISA gift cards
  • Fired Up gift certificates
  • Movie passes
  • Bowling passes
  • Gas cards
  • All day bus passes
  • Laundry detergent/fab softener/bleach
  • Clorox wipes
  • Ziploc freezer/storage bags
  • Plastic drinking cups
  • Paper napkins
  • Paper towels
  • Kleenex
  • Pillows
  • Grey twin size bed sheets (Amazon)
  • Women coats (size XL-2X)
  • Gloves, hats