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Donations & Needs During COVID-19

As we ready our community to welcome more refugees to the Quad Cities, donating items is an immediate, tangible way to make a difference. Your donations are so important and appreciated!

Call (309) 764-2279 to schedule a drop-off.

Donation Scheduling

Donations* are accepted on Wednesdays from 9:00AM - 4:00PM. Please email Beth Conner at econner@wr.org or call (309) 764-2279 to schedule a drop-off time at
World Relief Quad Cities 
1852 16th St, Moline, IL 61265
*May 2022 Furniture & Clothing Notes (Please Read)

Due to storage concerns, we are accepting limited furniture by appointment only. Please contact Beth Conner at econner@wr.org to inquire.

With the exception of men's and women's coats, we can no longer accept clothing. We suggest bringing clothing to South Rock Island Township or Closet 2 Closet, where many of our clients now visit.

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Our Families' Greatest Needs

We are currently accepting the following items. New condition is greatly preferred, gently used is accepted. Note: Due to Illinois law, we cannot accept any used mattresses or pillows. 

 

***MAY 2022 UPDATE: we have an immediate need for fans and AC Units to help our families stay cool in the sudden heat wave.

 

Household Goods

Items needed for new arrivals can also be found at our Target and Amazon Gift Registries.

*indicates highest need

Warm throw blankets
Twin sheet sets
Kitchen Garbage Cans
Pillows
Pressure Cookers
Children's Books in Pashto or Dari*
Fans*

 

Strollers*
Formula*
Cleaning supplies
Toilet paper
Disinfecting wipes
Laundry Detergent
Vegan Prenatal Vitamins
(gelatin-free)

 

60 Watt Light Bulbs
Twin blankets
Metro Link Bus Passes*
Tea Kettles
Diapers*
Bikes, Helmets, and Biking Accessories
AC Units*
Hy-Vee, Walmart, Target, or Gas Station Gift Cards*

To help families get to urgent appointments or buy groceries, medicine, and basic needs.

Food Pantry Items

 Please contact Erica at eparrigin@wr.org for a list of culturally-appropriate foods or information about food pantry sponsorship.

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