Food Pantry Needs

July 9, 2020

As we anticipate an increase in families seeking food assistance in the coming weeks, please help us keep our pantry stocked, with basic food staples and cleaning supplies. These are items our Food Pantry is in most need of: Sugar Flour Cooking Oil Cake/Baking Mixes Bisquick Saltines/crackers Toothpaste Toothbrush Shampoo Deodorant Laundry Detergent Cleaning Supplies, […]

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Client Story: Jack and Megan

July 8, 2020

  Jack and Megan have been married for 10 years and have three beautiful children, an 8 year-old, 6 year-old and a 1 year-old.  They were making just enough money for their family to be comfortable.  They didn’t have everything they wanted, but they had everything they needed.  They had enough savings to pay a […]

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CLOSED: July 3rd and 4th

July 1, 2020

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Dorcas is HIRING!

June 19, 2020

Thank you for your interest in working at Dorcas Ministries! We are looking for a new Drop Off Ambassador to work up to 30 hours a week between the hours of 8 AM and 5 PM on Monday through Saturday.  Primary days will be Monday, Friday, and Saturday with the flexibility to pick up shifts […]

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Phone Lines Down

June 17, 2020

We are experiencing technical difficulties with our phones and voicemail system. We want to assist you as soon as possible. Please call 919.469.9861 to leave a message or email and we will make sure your message reaches the right person.  

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Instruments of Peace, Instruments of Change

June 3, 2020

Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves,     for the rights of all who are destitute. Speak up and judge fairly; defend the rights of the poor and needy. Proverbs 31: 8-9 Dear Friend: In these troubled times, my mind often goes back to Margaret Keller, the founder of Dorcas Ministries. In 1968 she pioneered […]

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Memorial Day, Monday, May 25th

May 21, 2020

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Reopening of the Dorcas Thrift Shop

May 8, 2020

WELCOME BACK! We are happy to say the Dorcas Thrift Shop and Donation Drop Off area will be REOPENED on Monday, May 11th.  For now, our hours (for both the store and drop off) will be 12 PM – 5 PM Monday – Saturday.  Like many stores, we are putting provisions in place to protect […]

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Donation Drop Off

May 7, 2020

Thank you for being a generous donor of items to the Dorcas Thrift Shop.  To keep our volunteers, staff, donors, and customers healthy and safe, we are implementing some new procedures to our donation drop off area.  Please read through this information carefully before making a donation.  Our current hours of operation can be found […]

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Revised Hours

April 29, 2020

Client Services: Our Client Services office will continue to respond to our neighbors in need of crisis financial and food assistance.  Residents of Cary and Morrisville are encouraged to apply online. Dorcas Thrift Shop: The Dorcas Thrift Shop will REOPEN on Monday, May 11th.  The store will be open Monday – Saturday, 12 PM – […]

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