Sherri Jones Donation

There are many ways you can "Be a Rescuer" by collecting items we use every day at the Mission. If you are wanting to do a drive to collect a large amount of items, please note that 1) we do have supporter event protocols to ensure the good testimony of the Mission in the community (click here to read those before you begin a drive), and 2) we do not always have a need for a large amount of every item (please contact us first for need). If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at 517.485.0145 or

Current Need Items:

Powdered Coffee Creamer
Salsa, Mild
Corn Starch
Hot Sauce, Large Bottles
Canned Mandarin Oranges
Conditioner, Full Size
Body Wash, Full Size
Diapers, Sizes 4 & 5
Boys Underwear, Size 4T
Women’s Underwear, Sizes 6-8
Undershirts, 3x, 4x, 5x
Insulated Gloves/Hats

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Food Drive

Food Drive

Help "Pack the Pantry" with food items. We can provide the collection barrels for a non-perishable food drive. We also accept donations of perishable items, like baked goods, cheese, produce, and more!

Undie Drive


We can always use donations of new underclothes for women, children, and men! New underwear, men's undershirts, and thermal underwear (in season). Do an Undie Drive today!

Fun Drives for Kids Kid Drives

Click here for a list of ways that to get kids involved in helping others! Before doing a drive, please contact us to see our current needs and available storage space! Thank you.


Regular Needs Needs List

Click the button for a pdf of the items we use every day to help those in need! Please note: not all these items will be needed in large quantities. Please contact us if doing a large collection. Thank you!


? Barrel FAQ

CLICK HERE for a pdf with some FAQs on our yellow collection barrels. We can deliver and pick-up!

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Donation Drop-Off: 607 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing MI, preferred hours of 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. (If doing a drive, please contact us!)

Books Amazon Wish List

CLICK HERE for quick and easy ordering from our wish list on Amazon.

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CLICK HERE for the Mission's page on facebook. Get plugged into immediate needs and ways that our community is helping us help others!

Contact Us

City Rescue Mission of Lansing
2216 S. Cedar St., Lansing MI 48910
P: (517) 485.0145


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Helpful Links


Annual Report

Click this link to see or download our Annual Report in a pdf version.

CRM Stats

For information on the services we provide, click this link to go to our stats page.

About Us

The City Rescue Mission of Lansing is a 501c3 non-profit operating in Lansing, Michigan, USA. We have existed to meet physical and spiritual needs in Michigan's capital area since our founding in 1911.

We operate under a board of directors as a Christian ministry and exist solely on private donations.