Rochester, NY

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Mothers in Need of Others Ministry (MINO)

1 Favor Street (in the Youth for Christ building)
Rochester, NY 14608
Phone: 585-348-8596
Contact: Maria Wehrle

Mothers in Need of Others (MINO – pronounced "minnow") is a ministry that assists social service agencies and church outreach programs by providing maternity and baby items and feminine and personal hygiene products that their clients need to care for themselves and their families.

Hours: Monday, Wednesday, & Friday 11 am to 4 pm.

Wish List:

Special Need 2/16/21: Mothers In Need of Others has critical need for the following items:  

To donate, call: (585) 348-8596 to schedule a drop off time.
Dollar Store items welcomed and encouraged!
  • baby care items: diapers (preemie, newborn, 4-6), wipes, formula (espEnfamil with iron - yellow can), bottles
  • feminine hygiene: pads, tampons, nursing pads
  • baby gear: pack n’ plays, strollers, car seats, high chairs 

Donations can be dropped off at 1 Favor Street in the Youth for Christ building.
Case managers: please call or email to schedule a pick-up time.
  • baby care items
  • baby gear
  • feminine products: partial packs of individually wrapped pads & tampons accepted
  • nursing items: partial packs of individually wrapped nursing pads accepted 
  • personal hygiene products
  • paper goods: toilet paper, paper towels, tissues 
  • cleaning supplies

    The MINO ministry CANNOT accept the following items:
  •  MINO ministry CANNOT accept the following items:

    • Clothing: ANY SIZE
    • Toys: (other than brand new during Oct.-Dec. for our annual Christmas Outreach Event) 
    • Car Seats that are BROKEN, RECALLED, OR EXPIRED!
    • Childrens’ Furniture: cribs, toddler beds, activity seats, or play gyms (due to space limitations!)
    • No breast pumps, crib bumper pads, or walkers

            No used, opened, or damaged bottles of cleaners or personal hygiene products. 

Information reviewed by agency 2/16/21. (Wish List updated.)

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