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Aaron Plaat Uses His Artwork to Help People Heal

Local Portland artist, Aaron Plaat, uses his art to support Portland Rescue Mission and help struggling people in his community

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How Your Donated Car Changes Lives

Portland Rescue Mission’s Drive Away Hunger takes donated cars to give hope to those experiencing homelessness. Both vehicle donors and buyers get maximum benefits.

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CommuniCare and Portland Rescue Mission Bring Hope to Those Homeless and Hungry

CommuniCare teens award Portland Rescue Mission a grant to give hope to those experiencing homelessness in the Portland, Or area.

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Burnside Blanket Drive

Tis the season of joy and generosity! As the days grow colder, the need for warm clothing and blankets grows at our Burnside shelter. Thanks to champions of the Mission like Oak Hills Presbyterian Church, we are able to continue offering blankets, coats and socks to men and women in need of extra warmth. Our…

101 December 11th, 2017 0
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Holiday Volunteering at Portland Rescue Mission in 2017

We know Last week was Halloween and the leaves are as beautiful as ever but, believe it or not, Christmas is 7 weeks away! The holidays are some of the busiest and most joyful times here at Portland Rescue Mission. Did you know that 54% of our annual support comes in at this time? Donations…

102 November 7th, 2017 0
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Thank You to Lexus, New Seasons, Chick-Fil-A and Back To Eden Bakery

Thousands of people in need are helped in their time of need thanks to the outpouring of community support! Our special thanks go to: [column] [/column] [column] Kuni Lexus of Portland Sponsored a celebratory dinner for our “Raise the Roof” campaign to replace the roof of the Burnside Shelter. [/column] [column] [/column] [column] New Seasons…

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Donate coats, hats, gloves, blankets and winter clothing to help the homeless

For people living outside, Portland’s cold, wet winter weather is more than a discomfort. Rain and frigid temperatures bring sickness, exhaustion, loneliness and desperation.   You can ease their struggle and offer hope! Donate gently used winter clothing for men, women or children: Coats Hats Gloves Scarves Sweatshirts (especially hooded ones) Jeans Underwear Socks Bring…

80 October 17th, 2017 0
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Winter’s Coming: Donate Your Car To Charity!

With winter coming, now is the perfect time to donate that car you no longer need! Drive Away Hunger is the car donations and sales lot for Portland Rescue Mission. All proceeds directly support our work to restore the lives of people in need. Your car donation can change a man or woman’s life! Why…

100 October 5th, 2017 0
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Students Play Basketball –Raise 3K for Men and Women In Need

  A crowd of over one thousand people gathered at the school assembly, but the principal called on twenty middle school students to stand. These students­––members of a basketball club started by Beaverton Foursquare for Somali refugees––raised funds to help men and women facing homelessness. “The kids had no idea how much money they had…

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Season of HOPE: Summer at Portland Rescue Mission

Being homeless in the summer is no vacation. For people living on the streets, life is a constant threat of dehydration, heat stroke, hunger, sickness and violence. There’s no rest, only survival. There’s little dignity, only despair. Thanks to generous supporters like you, we have a chance to meet these urgent needs and give hope…

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