We could use your help...

Do you have work available through your business that you could offer a RISE participant?


Could you, your church or organization help with housing?  Immediately?  Long-term?

Specific Items

Could you donate the following for those in need?

  • Men's clothing (all sizes)
  • Women's clothing (all sizes)
  • Men's shoes (all sizes)
  • Back packs
  • Tents
  • Bike locks
  • Games, puzzles, and books
  • Bikes

Household Items

  • Beds
  • Dressers
  • Tables
  • Chairs
  • Kitchen items


Could you donate financially to our cause?  This would allow us to help others temporarily as they are getting their lives started again.  Send all donations to:

Fresh Start Jail Ministries
PO Box 1322
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-1322

Attn: RISE Program



Updated June 7, 2018