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Looking to donate items to Urban Ministries of Wake County? We have a whole wishlist you can choose from – based on the current needs of our community.

Stock our food pantry by purchasing from Walmart to have your order conveniently shipped to our location.

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Hunger & Nutrition Needs

  • Canned meats
  • Beans
  • Pasta sauce (no glass)
  • Cooking oil
  • Rice
  • Breakfast cereal cups
  • Individually packaged snacks
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Homelessness Needs

  • Towels
  • Deodorant
  • Spiral notebooks/USB drives**
  • Pens/highlighters**
  • Flip flops/shower shoes
  • T-shirt/sweatpants combos*
  • Women’s underwear (all sizes)

*For women coming in with no change of clothes
**For workforce development classes


Healthcare Needs

  • 2″ x 2″ gauze pads (unopened)
  • Alcohol swabs/wipes
  • Bandaids
  • Paper towels and tissues
  • Masks

*Our clinic does not accept medical supply donations, including CPAP machines, boots, walkers, canes, etc.


Administrative Needs

  • 8.5 x 11″ copy paper
  • Pens/highlighters (any colors)
  • Staplers
  • White-out/correction tape

Questions about donating items? Interested in hosting a virtual food drive?

Email us!

Interested in hosting a traditional food drive? Please fill out this form below.

Food Drive Interest Form