Can you help Trinity Rescue Mission serve meals by donating non-perishable food items? Can you help us provide clothing, jackets and blankets to people in need? Can you help the men, women and children we serve by donating hygiene supplies? Can you help our homeless mothers with diapers and formula?
If you answered “yes”, you are in the right place!
On Going Food Needs
Trinity Rescue Mission serves approximately 200,000 hot and nutritious meals each year using the following items:
Non-perishable foods: Number 10 cans of vegetables, fruits, chili, beans and other items are preferred, but any sized cans of soup, stew, chili, fruits or vegetables will be gladly accepted. We also frequently use salad dressing, peanut butter, jelly, rice, beans, pasta, sauces, instant potatoes and gravy mixes.
Meats and dairy: Hamburger, roasts, all cuts of beef, pork, chicken and fish, eggs, milk, cheese, butter/margarine and luncheon meats.
Breakfast staples: Oats, grits, white gravy mix, pancake mix, syrup, cold and hot cereals, breakfast meats, juice and coffee.
Produce: All fresh produce is gladly accepted as long as we have adequate space. Please contact our Operations Director at the contact information provided below to confirm that we have space available.
Drinks: Bottled water, especially in the summer, drink mixes (Gatorade, Powerade, Kool-Aid, lemon-ade, etc.), juices, tea and coffee.
Table condiments: Picnic style salt and pepper, ketchup, mustard, mayo, hot sauce and honey.
Food service supply needs: Salt, pepper, spices, rubs, seasonings, corn starch, baking powder, bulk sugar and bulk flour.
Cleaning and sanitation needs: Food service gloves, hair nets, sanitizing tabs, scouring pads, steel wool, dish washing brushes, dish towels, kitchen towels, mop heads, mop handles and scouring powder/cleanser.
Important Notice: Due to Food Safety Code requirements and for the safety of our guests, Trinity Rescue Mission cannot accept food cooked offsite unless the food comes from a licensed and regulated food service provider which follows appropriate time and temperature controls!
On Going Clothing, Hygiene and Linen Needs
- Bath Towels
- Deodorant (men’s & women’s)
- Shaving cream & razors
- Feminine hygiene products
- Full-sized towels for showers (new or gently used)
- T-shirts (all sizes)
- Tennis shoes (men’s, women’s and children)
- Women’s undergarments (sizes 6 to 3X)
- Children’s undergarments (sizes 2-16)
- Men’s and women’s underwear (white, all sizes)
- Socks (all sizes, including children)
- Over the counter medicines for men, women and children (pain reliever, antacids, cold, cough and flu, bandages, ointments, etc.)
- Laundry detergent
If you can hold a drive for these items, please contact us for more details.
Please bring items to:
Trinity Rescue Mission
622 West Union Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(Corner of Union and Jefferson Streets, parking lot entrance on Jefferson)
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Closed for donations on Sunday.
If you have any questions, contact our Operations Director at 904-355-1205 Ext. 12 or by email at email@example.com.