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New TV Ads Help Spread Hope

Look for our new TV ads airing on local stations this fall.  John and Kristen have the hope of new life today thanks to the compassionate support of friends like you.  Thank you. John Shouldn’t Be Alive (Quicktime Version) Portland Rescue Mission TV Ad – John from pdxmission on Vimeo. Kristen Shouldn’t Have Her Baby…

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Jason’s Story of Hope

When life pressures drove down on Jason, he lost himself in alcohol addiction. It left him isolated and nearly destroyed his family. Jason’s Story of Hope (Quicktime Version) Jason – Portland Rescue Mission from pdxmission on Vimeo. Thanks to friends like you, Jason has a new relationship with his wife and daughters. He’s becoming the…

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Winter Shelter – Blankets Needed!

The nights have turned cold here in the northwest. To help care for our homeless guests, we’ll expand our capacity at the Burnside Shelter from 50 to around 120 beds and mats beginning November 1st.  To those who don’t have shelter, we’ll hand out thousands of blankets between now and March. You can help! Drop…

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Concerts To Benefit Homeless

Two upcoming Portland concerts will benefit homeless men, women and children. Emmylou Harris will perform at the Crystal Ballroom on Wednesday November 3rd at 8:00 PM. The Fellowship Band with Darrell Grant will perform at The Bagdad Theater on Saturday November 6th at 6:00 PM. These two benefit concerts are the first in the series…

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World Homeless Day – Top 10 Lists

Millions of people around the world mobilized to participate in the first annual World Homeless Day on 10-10-10. Portland Rescue Mission launched the www.1010PDX.org website as a catalyst and resource for participation in the Portland, Oregon area. We’ve counted down the 10 weeks to 10-10-10 with a new Top 10 list each week to spark…

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6 Men Graduate Into New Life

Six men celebrated milestones in their recovery on Sunday, September 19th. Ed, James, Brian, Douglas, John and Rick have spent the last 12-18 months in the hard work getting to the root cause behind their homelessness and addiction. Through counseling, spiritual renewal, and life skills training, they’re healing and making a new start in life.…

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