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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 to homeless men, women and children. Your car donations give more…

10 October 16th, 2013 1
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Urgent Needs

Every day, we serve hundreds of people at our Burnside Shelter location. Many come for a free meal, but just as many come for a bed, a shower, or a free pair of socks. Through donations given by the community and area businesses, we are able to provide for everyday needs with items such as…

12 October 7th, 2013 0
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Burnside Shelter Renovations

We are currently undergoing a massive renovation project at our Burnside Shelter! This overhaul will allow us to provide more much-needed space and services, such as a women’s program and more rooms for our Link residents to live in while they transition out of homelessness. The second floor of the facility will soon be home…

18 August 21st, 2013 0
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Trail Blazers and Airefco Help End Homelessness

Thanks to the generosity of the Portland Trail Blazers, Airefco, Inc and local Bryant Heating & Cooling Dealers, hurting women and children have hope! For the fourth time in four years, J.K. Hussa, president of Airefco, presented Portland Rescue Mission with a check for $2,500 at half-time of the Portland Trail Blazers game on April 5th. This generous donation…

11 April 9th, 2013 0
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Eagle Scout Collects 500 Coats for Homeless

Winter is hard on the many men, women and children who live on the streets here in Portland. Portland Rescue Mission supplies many of the needs that homeless people are not able to provide for themselves. We are in constant need of coats, hats, socks and gloves to keep the cold and rain at bay.…

7 February 14th, 2013 0
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Car Donation Is A Win-Win-Win

Laura and her husband wrote on their own blog recently about their decision to donate their car to Portland Rescue Mission: After almost a year of sitting out on our front patio, the Passat that bought from the lot of used cars near Denver is finally gone. I set up the transfer yesterday morning, and the…

11 August 10th, 2012 0
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1,000 Pounds of Jeans!

Generous clothing donations by the community made our July Jean Drive a great success! In addition to daily meals, shelter and other care, Portland Rescue Mission provides clothing items to homeless men and women free of charge. Jeans are always one of our most requested items. Community organizations helped us re-stock our supply of jeans…

7 August 8th, 2012 0
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Donate Jeans To Help Homeless Men And Women

Help give hope to homeless men and women by donating jeans to Portland Rescue Mission! In addition to daily meals, shelter and other care, Portland Rescue Mission provides clothing items to homeless men and women free of charge. Jeans are always one of our most requested items. You can help give hope to a hurting…

12 June 26th, 2012 0
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Your Car Could Feed 585 People

Donate your vehicle to Portland Rescue Mission to help us give HOPE! A typical car donation helps feed more than 585 people in need. And that’s not all. Proceeds of every vehicle sold through Portland Rescue Mission help provide meals, shelter, addiction recovery and other care for hurting people in our community.     Charitable…

12 May 28th, 2012 0
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Girl Scouts Donate Cookies

A local Girl Scout Troop found a fun way to give to people in need. During their annual cookie sale, the Scouts asked customers to donate $1.00 to help homeless men, women and children through Portland Rescue Mission. The girls then donated 109 boxes of delicious Girl Scout cookies to help with the hundreds of…

10 April 30th, 2012 0
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