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Give a Meal, Get a Meal with Papa John’s Pizza!

Donate $25 to Portland Rescue Mission and get a FREE large 1-topping pizza from Papa John’s!* Help end homelessness and hunger right here in our community. Your special holiday gift to Portland Rescue Mission will help provide meals and care to a man, woman or child in need.... Read More

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Tune In And Help GIVE HOPE – KOIN Local 6

Help feed and care for hurting people this Thanksgiving and Christmas with the KOIN Local 6 “GIVE HOPE” telethon! Watch KOIN Local 6 on Friday, November 9th for coverage throughout the day and our special presentation from 7:30-8:00 PM. You’ll see inspiring... Read More

2012 Journey of Hope Celebration Banquet

RSVP Today for the “Journey of Hope” Celebration Banquet!

Save your place at the 2012 “Journey of Hope” Celebration Banquet! Tuesday, October 23 – 7:00 PM Portland Hilton, 921 Southwest 6th Avenue RSVP TODAY! http://www.PortlandRescueMission.org/banquet 503-906-7777, banquet@pdxmission.org Meet the men, women and... Read More

Renovation of Next Step, Portland Rescue Mission's recovery site in northeast Portland, will double its capacity.

Next Step Renovation Doubles Capacity

Work began in August for an extensive renovation of Next Step, our men’s addiction recovery site in northeast Portland. The expansion will double our capacity, leaving more space for emergency care (meals, shelter, relationship-building) with homeless men and women at the... Read More

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Fitness and Play for Homeless Kids

A new children’s fitness center at Portland Rescue Mission helps improve the health of homeless children. Homeless kids often end up falling behind in many ways. Their constant struggle to cope with fear and instability can mean that physical, emotional and social skills... Read More

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Advantis Awards $8,500 For Shower Renovation

GROW, The Advantis Community Fund, is providing seven local non-profits with funding for projects that will make a difference in our local communities. Advantis will provide over $50,000 in total to fund these deserving projects in 2012. Thanks to the support of community votes,... Read More

Executive Director Eric Bauer receives a $10,000 check from representatives of the Liberty Mutual Foundation.

$10,000 Liberty Mutual Grant Helps Give Hope

Portland Rescue Mission recently received a $10,000 grant from the Liberty Mutual Foundation to help feed and care for homeless men, women and children in our community. The grant is one of $1 million distributed to non-profit organizations as part of Liberty Mutual Insurance’s... Read More

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New Gardens Help Feed Women And Children

New gardens at Shepherd’s Door, our women and children’s recovery center, have been constructed just in time for spring planting. The 12 new beds will be used to teach gardening skills and provide fresh produce for the women and children in the New Life Recovery... Read More

Ann, Danielle, Maria and Erin celebrate new life at the Shepherd's Door graduation.

4 Women Graduate Into New Lives

Four women recently graduated from the New Life Recovery ministry at Shepherd’s Door, our women and children’s recovery center in northeast Portland. Over the last 12-18 months, Ann, Danielle, Erin and Maria have embraced the hard work of addiction recovery, life... Read More

Channel 21 Interview - Eric Bauer and Monica Weitzel

Where Do Portland’s Homeless Come From?

Executive Director Eric Bauer gives insight to the plight of homeless men, women and children here in Portland in this short interview with Monica Weitzel on Channel 21′s Community Hotline. Learn more about homelessness and addiction — and how you can help give... Read More