Mothers in Need of Others Ministry (MINO)

In the Wedge Market of Pillar Church: 46 Mount Hope Ave.
Rochester, NY 14620
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 10 am to 3 pm

Wish List

Donations can be dropped off at the Wedge Market at 46 Mt. Hope Avenue.
Case managers: please call or email to schedule a pick-up time.

Special Needs 4/9/2018:
MINO has a critical need at this time for the following baby items:
  • Diapers (Sizes: Preemie, Newborn, 4, 5, 6, and Pull Ups)
  • Wipes
  • Enfamil Formula (Any type!)
  • Infant clothing (Boys and Girls)
  • Car seats
  • Strollers
  • Pack n’ Plays

 General Wish List   (Some items are also listed above as Special Needs.)

  • baby and toddler clothes (preemie - 5T)
  • baby care items: diapers, wipes, formula,bottles, baby bath, etc.
  • baby gear: pack 'n plays, car seats, strollers, diaper bags, baby carriers, receiving blankets, towels, etc.
  • feminine and personal care hygiene products: sanitary napkins, tampons, soap, shampoo, antiperspirant, etc.
  • maternity clothes (all sizes)
  • nursing items: pads privacy covers, Boppie Pillows
  • paper products: toilet paper, paper towels, tissues
  • cleaning products: laundry detergent, dishwashing liquid, cleaning sponges, paper towels
CANNOT accept the following:
toys (other than brand new during Oct.-Dec. for our annual Christmas Outreach Event)
car seats missing straps or damaged in any way (within 5 years of date of manufacture)
baby items that are dirty or that have missing or broken pieces
cribs, toddler beds, activity seats, or play gyms (due to space limitations)

Information reviewed by agency 8/16/18.