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Join Portland Rescue Mission in giving hope, restoring life (job openings)

It’s summertime at Portland Rescue Mission, and while many people are slowing down and enjoying vacation, our dedicated staff and compassionate volunteers continue to help men, women and children overcome homelessness and addiction–loving every minute of it. Our Hope,... Read More

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Drive Away Hunger cares for community, aids transformation

Each vehicle donated to Portland Rescue Mission has a story and has value. “Each car is seen as a sacrifice from a family. It’s part of their wealth,” Car Sales and Donations Manager Dick Osborne said. Such gifts directly impact the men, women and children... Read More

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Connect for men and women

Who Needs Connect? Real people like … Roberta, a 55 year old woman thrown out of her house after living with an abusive husband for 27 years. No money and nowhere to go. Sally, addicted to drugs for over 25 years, lost her children to social services. She wants to …... Read More

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Time for a new car? Donate your old one to Drive Away Hunger

Looking to purchase a new car this weekend? Is a beater taking up space in your driveway? If so, Drive Away Hunger is here to help! Not only are the cars affordable, but whether by donation or through a purchase, you can give hope and restore life to the men, … Read More

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Rachelle’s Story of Hope

A Phone Call Away Rachelle Points The Path To Hope Rachelle sits by the phone, eagerly waiting for it to ring. The next call could mean the difference between life and despair for the person on the other end. “Hello,” she says kindly. “This is Rachelle, Intake Assistant... Read More

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Sinking Into Sadness – Tina’s Story of Hope

When Tina found herself homeless, she did everything she could to avoid sleeping on the streets – she’d stay at friends’ houses, in cars, any place that would offer her more protection than the streets. “I was lost, in despair, on my knees begging God to... Read More

Tina’s Story of Hope

Sinking Into Sadness Tina Begs God To Help Her Tina’s father died in a tragic car accident when she was a little girl. But worse things lay in store when her mother remarried a monster. “Don” brought drugs, violence, and sexual abuse into their   home and dragged Tina’s... Read More

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Multnomah University’s “Day of Outreach”

Earlier this month, a team of students from Multnomah University spent the day here at the Mission cleaning, raking, landscaping, organizing, and working hard to keep our facilities running smoothly! Once every spring and fall, the school cancels classes and students help out... Read More

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Amy Gives Back

Amy Gives Back Her painful past helps her hopeful future Amy should have died after her devastating heroin overdose. Instead, she miraculously awoke in a hospital emergency room with her father praying fervently over her, pleading with God to save her life. “I’d... Read More

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Chef Turns Down Lucrative Career to Feed Starving Neighbors

    Narayanan Krishnan had a great job. He was an award-winning chef working at a 5-star hotel in Switzerland. But when he returned home to his native India to visit family, what he saw there changed everything.  Watch his powerful story brought to you by CNN to see how... Read More