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Happy 75th Anniversary to Us! We’re Brighter Than Ever!

Happy 75th Anniversary to Us!! For 75 years, Portland Rescue Mission has been a beacon of compassion, love, and grace to the community suffering from homelessness, hunger, and addiction on the streets of Portland. Through the years, as the conditions surrounding homelessness and addictions evolved, we have been nimble to pivot and address any hurdle…

7 July 10th, 2024
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Combating the Summer Sizzler

As we experience temperatures in the triple digits, many of us are trying to find ways to beat the heat. For many in our community, that’s easier said than done. Portland Rescue Mission’s Burnside Shelter continues to offer safe shelter and a vital relief from the heat (read or watch more about what that looks…

15 July 9th, 2024
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CODE RED: Summer Heat Relief!!🔥🔥🔥

Our community is experiencing an unruly heatwave, and finding relief has become a daily struggle. The homeless on the streets of Portland who experience ongoing exposure to extreme heat are at risk of dehydration, heatstroke, and other heat-related illnesses. You can provide immediate relief today – please show compassion and donate. Donate Today

17 July 3rd, 2024
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Springing Forward – April’s Journey to Recovery

April sat in quiet anguish at a local bar on a dreary Spring morning. It was 10 am, and April was drowning her sorrows in vodka. The immense weight from the years of addiction bore down on her. In a moment of clarity, April reached out to every detox center she could find. Desperate for…

106 May 15th, 2024
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Portland Rescue Mission is Brighter Than Ever

Thank you for helping us bring new life to the community of Portland for 75 years.

103 May 7th, 2024
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Volunteer Appreciation 2024!

As we celebrate 75 years of dedicated service to the Portland community, it’s impossible to overlook the invaluable contributions of our volunteers at the Portland Rescue Mission. Their unwavering commitment and selfless dedication have been the heartbeat of our organization, fueling our mission to provide hope, healing, and transformation to those in need. Day in…

127 April 23rd, 2024
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Volunteer Month Shout Out!

In the midst of Portland’s bustling streets and diverse communities lies the compassionate heartbeat of the Portland Rescue Mission. At the forefront of our mission are the dedicated volunteers who selflessly give their time and effort to support those in need. Among these heroes stands Michael, a shining example of unwavering dedication and kindness. Michael’s…

131 April 10th, 2024
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Why Volunteer at the Portland Rescue Mission?

As we continue celebrating Volunteer Appreciation Month, we asked our volunteers why they serve at Portland Rescue Mission. Volunteering for Portland Rescue Mission offers a meaningful opportunity to make a direct and positive impact on the lives of those experiencing homelessness and addiction in our community. “It’s an honor and privilege to walk alongside those…

129 April 5th, 2024
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Celebrating Volunteer Appreciation Month!

In the heart of Portland, a beacon of hope shines brightly, emanating from the Portland Rescue Mission. As we celebrate 75 years of serving the community, we owe a debt of gratitude to the unsung heroes who have fueled our mission: our dedicated volunteers. From serving meals to providing shelter, our volunteers stand at the…

135 April 3rd, 2024
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Happy Easter and Spring Blessings!

For over 75 years, Portland Rescue Mission has been a beacon of love and grace, providing compassionate care for our neighbors facing hunger, homelessness, and addiction. We remain just as committed today as we were 75 years ago. As we spring forward, I cordially invite you to watch an Easter Blessing highlighting our heartfelt gratitude…

136 March 31st, 2024
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