Our Wish List

Ongoing Wish List

The following items are ongoing wish list items to serve families in our community:

Gently Used or New Items

  • Clothes (children and adult sizes)
  • Shoes (children and adult sizes)
  • Sheets, blankets, and comforters
  • Towels and wash cloths
  • Toys for all ages
  • Small appliances (fans, heaters, microwaves, coffee pots, etc.)
  • Dishes, flatware, and cookware
  • Baby items


  • Diapers
  • Baby wipes
  • Socks and underwear (children and adult sizes)
  • Bed pillows
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Personal hygiene items

Restricted Items

Due to limited storage space and safety regulations, we are no longer able to accept:

  • Appliances
  • Beds
  • Furniture
  • Mattresses/foundations
  • Car seats
  • Cribs

Ways To Give

Make a Financial Gift

Please consider giving a financial gift to the ROCOC Ministry Fund.

  • All gifts are used to purchase life essential items such as twin bed systems, cribs, toddler beds, sheets (etc.) for children and teenager served by the Children’s Service Division of RCDSS.
  • An acknowledgement letter of your gift will be sent to whomever you specify.
  • Give the gift in memory or honor of someone.
  • Please make checks payable to RCDSS. In the memo line write ROCOC. Your donation may be mailed to RCDSS:

                                        Rowan County DSS
Attention Donna Beaver
                                        1813 E. Innes Street 
                                        Salisbury, NC 28146

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer at the Main Street ROCOC Main Street UMC Assistance Center to help process and organize donations.  Contact Donna Beaver at 704-267-7996 for more information about how you can get involved.

Female volunteer holding up woman's tank top
Female volunteer sorting clothing from plastic bags on a table
Male volunteer with bins of school supplies and backpacks in the background