ROME, NY… The Rome Rescue Mission is asking the community for help with providing Holiday meals to those less fortunate. The Mission needs 500 Turkeys this Thanksgiving.
Donations for The Great Thanksgiving Basket & Banquet are being accepted 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, and Friday at the Mission Distribution center located at 280 East Dominick Street or 413 East Dominick Street 9AM – 6PM.
Food items needed include: 500 Turkeys, stuffing, cranberry sauce, white potatoes, sweet potatoes, dinner rolls, vegetables, corn, green beans, coffee, hot cocoa, creamer, sugar, milk, juice, eggs, bacon, sausage, fruit, everything for tossed salad, mayonnaise, salt, pepper, pies/desserts, snacks: dips, chips, cheese, crackers, nuts, candy, to go containers, gallon size freezer zip lock bags.
Monetary donations are also accepted, checks can be mailed to PO box 337, Rome NY 13440 or online at Romemission.org.
The Rome Rescue Mission is a Christian organization committed to assisting the least, the last, and the lost. Many come to their doors seeking a warm meal, a loving environment, and a hope for a brighter future.
The Rome Rescue Mission serves 200 meals per day and has an 18-bed shelter for women and children. They provide a means of hope by giving shelter to the homeless, feeding the poor, inspiring lifelong learning, and encouraging a personal relationship with God to everyone who is served.