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

  • GROUND COFFEE (any kind)

  • Fresh produce

  • Frozen vegetables

  • Cooking spray

  • Coffee (ground, regular)

  • Bottled water

  • Milk

  • Butter

  • Eggs

  • Sugar

  • Salad dressing

  • Dry drink mix

  • Dry spices

  • Meat of any kind

  • Stick deodorant

  • Black ink pens

  • Postage stamps

  • Blank envelopes

  • 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

  • Canned veggies & fruit

  • Canned tomato product

  • Fresh produce/greens

  • Women's toiletries

  • Writing journals

  • Gift cards for program supplies (Visa, etc.)


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 list and they will be shipped directly to our door!

 View the Peoria Rescue Ministries Wishlist here


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