Current Needs

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.


men's ministry needs

  • Ketchup
  • Cooking spray
  • Canned fruit & vegetables
  • Coffee (ground, regular)
  • Dry cereal
  • Bottled water
  • Milk
  • Sugar
  • Butter
  • Eggs
  • Meat of any kind
  • Washcloths
  • Stick deodorant
  • Disposable twin-blade razors - Urgent
  • Tennis shoes (9 & up)
  • Kleenex
  • Underwear (boxers, M-XL)
  • T-shirts (M & L)
  • Steel toe work boots (sizes 9-12)
  • Jeans/khakis (30-36 W, 32-34 L)
  • Bike locks & security cables
  • Bus passes

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
  • Socks (Newborn-4T)
  • Baby bottles (new, 8 oz. size)
  • Girls' 12-month & boys 4T clothing

Esther House

  • Nuts
  • Garden produce
  • Butter
  • Cottage cheese
  • Women's toiletries
  • Baby wipes
  • Gift cards for program supplies (Visa, etc.)
  • Stamps
  • Writing journals
  • Bus passes

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.


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


View Men's Ministry Wishlist here

View Women's Ministry Wishlist here


For more information about donating items to Peoria Rescue Ministries, please click here.