White Flag Emergency Shelter

As of 12/1/21 - 896 Bed nights provided to 248 people

White Flag Shelter nights are called when the temperatures are expected to be 35 degrees or below. 

 

Currently Declared WF Shelter Nights:

Updated each Friday at noon

 

Saturday, Nov 27th

Monday, Nov 29th

Tuesday, Nov 30th

 

Shelter opens at 5pm on declared days. 

St. John's MCC

SJMCC is serving as the main White Flag Shelter location for the 2021-2022 Winter Season

 

622 Maywood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27603

919.726.0727 (call or text)

Urban Ministries - Single Women

Urban Ministries is serving as the White Flag Shelter for single women.  

 

3603 Bastion Ln, Raleigh, NC 27604

919.833.1748

Salvation Army - Families

Salvation Army is serving as the White Flag Shelter for families thru December 2021. 

 

1863 Capital Blvd, Raleigh NC 27604

919.834.6733

GET INVOLVED

VOLUNTEER

Volunteers help ensure staff and maintain the shelter. As a volunteer you can staff the shelter or you can assist outside of operational hours to ensure that the shelter is prepared and process donations.

DONATE / PROVIDE RESOURCES

Running a shelter requires a lot of resources. See the list of needed items below.

If you would like to help contribute or would like to learn more ways you or your group can get involved, please click the button below.

ACCESS YOUR SCHEDULE

The staff / volunteer portal will allow to access your schedule, see needs, and other important information. 

Staff Needed

STAFF NEEDED

If you are interested in a staff position, please complete the application by clicking the button below. This is a season/part-time position. 

DONATIONS NEEDED

Due to space, we are limited to the following donations for the Shelter. If you have other items that you would like to donate, please contact us and we will help find an appropriate home for your donation. 

Items Needed:

  • Bottled water
  • Snack items (individually wrapped)
  • Breakfast items (ready to eat) (individually wrapped) 
  • Blankets
  • Coats
  • Gloves
  • Trash Bags (55 gallon)
  • Cleaning Supplies, Bathroom Cleaner
  • Socks, underware (new)
  • Hand Warmers (hot hands)