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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

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7 Ways to Make Portland Rescue Mission Your Mission of Hope 1. Stay In Touch Heartwarming stories of change happen every day at Portland Rescue Mission. Get a sneak peak behind the scenes and all the latest news when you join us on social media: >> Find quick links to... Read More

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Mondays at the Mission: Ep 7 – Donate/Purchase a Vehicle!

Did you know that you can donate a vehicle to Portland Rescue Mission? It’s another great way that you can help hurting, homeless people get the help they need to get off the streets and into healthy, new lives! “Donating our car was so easy and convenient. Everything... Read More


Portland’s Homeless Find a Home Here

For people in the Portland area, it is no mystery that there is a significant homeless population here.  It’s a topic of much contention among Portlanders and the debate rages on as to how to best help these people in need.  A recent article by KGW’s Evan Senoffsky  points... Read More


Donate or Buy a Car from the Mission!

Have you considered donating your car to Portland Rescue Mission? Many people don’t realize they can donate and purchase cars from us. You certainly can, and what an enormous difference your donation makes! In fact, the average car donation here provides around 600 meals... Read More


Linda’s Story of Hope

Long Walk Home Linda Steps Bravely Into A New Life Cars whizzed by her, creating powerful gusts of wind that pushed Linda aside. Gravel crunched beneath her feet as she walked along I-84 West toward Portland. She trembled with each step that took her further from the man who... Read More


Randy’s Story of Hope

Held Together Randy Heals From Crippling Grief Randy stood motionless as the lid closed on his wife’s casket. Tears streamed down his face as he struggled against the reality of what was happening. After a three-year fight against cancer, Sue was gone. She had been the glue... Read More


Two Women Celebrate Healing and Recovery

Thanks to your support, two women are launching into new lives! Last month, Sarah Jane and Amy graduated from our New Life Ministry, a 12-month residential recovery program focused on addiction recovery, spiritual renewal and life skills training. Inside the safe, healing environment... Read More


Kristie’s Story of Hope

Under The Bridge God Rescued Kristie from Danger and Despair Kristie shivered, half-asleep and dazed as she lay on the cold cement. Cars whizzed above her across a bridge in Portland, a world away from the stench and filth around her. Kristie was…completely alone –... Read More


Amy’s Story of Hope

Amy’s Story of Hope She didn’t believe she was lovable… Amy’s problems started early in life. “I always wanted attention, and I’d do whatever I needed to do to get it,” she recalls. “I had a good Christian up-bringing. My dad is a pastor… we’d... Read More