Reaching Out...Changing Lives

current needs

Thank you for your interest in serving with us!

Emergency Shelter has an ongoing need of: socks, linen, towels, men’s underwear, T-shirts, and hygiene products.  

Mission Food Pantry an on-going need for these items (see current list of food box items).

Addiction Stabilization Center is in need of shower shoes/flip flops in various sizes and genders, art & craft supplies, coloring books, colored pencils, stamps to mail letters, stationary, yarn, etc.  PG 13 and under movies, outside activity items (football, soccer ball, frisbees, games), board games, playing cards, coffee, cream, sugar, hard candy, foosball table, fitness DVDs, stretch bands, stepping blocks, toaster, toaster oven, large coffee urn, juice containers, Wii games and games for other systems.

Enriched Living Center wishes to have a new or used exercise stationery bike.

The Learning Center is looking for used xBox 360s to test a hypothesis that would improve the cognitive processing speed in men recovering from addiction.  If the results are positive the time necessary for a man in recovery to return to full functionality and potentially gainful employment would be reduced. (see the Learning Center page for more on this experiment).

Our ministry programs continually need:

  • Men’s and women’s socks
  • Men’s T-shirts – sizes M-XXL
  • Hooded sweatshirts – sizes L-3X
  • Toothpaste & toothbrushes
  • Combs
  • Razors
  • Shaving Cream
  • Bar Soap
  • Shampoo
  • Journals



For more information please contact:

 Susan Woods, Director of Development






Physical Location 293 Genesee Street
Utica, NY 13501

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