Ways YOU Can Help Raleigh’s Homeless Right Now!


Want to learn more about the Mission, what we do, and how you can help? Taking a tour is a great first step. Come see firsthand how lives are changing at the Mission by clicking below to request a tour. Continue reading



We couldn’t do what we do at the Mission without the help of our volunteers. Click below to learn more about the volunteer opportunities available at Raleigh Rescue Mission. Continue reading


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You can help by donating food, clothing or other goods to the Mission. Click below to view our most urgent needs and to learn more about donating to Raleigh Rescue Mission. Continue reading

Looking for the Raleigh Rescue Mission Thrift Store? Click Here or Call 919.878.7117

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We offer short and long-term transitional housing and recovery for men, women and women with children.

For more information, call 919.828.9014 or download our Homeless Services Resource Referral Card for a list of other resources in the community. We care about you!

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08 Oct 2018

Meet one of our newest employees, Kathryn Brooks!

Kathryn Brooks began working at the Mission in mid June, stepping into the newly created Director of Children’s Advocacy position. The series of events that led to her hiring are … Continue reading

08 Oct 2018

Saying goodbye to not one, but two longtime employees.

Sandy Stewart says she has a peace about retirement. “I wouldn’t call it excitement. I’d say it’s a peace knowing that this is the right thing for me at this … Continue reading

24 Sep 2018

Introducing the New Life Plan

Stability, then transformation. True and lasting change takes time. It’s incremental and must be built on a strong foundation. The New Life Plan is carefully designed in Six Phases that start … Continue reading

24 Sep 2018

Back to school, and beyond.

Assessment and Tutoring: Phase 1 and 2 of New Life Plan in action! One evening while observing our children being tutored by professionals from Sylvan Learning Center, we overhead a … Continue reading

24 Sep 2018

What causes homelessness?

Getting at the heart of the matter. When is the last time you read a good book? Or read the news? You probably take your ability to read, and to … Continue reading

11 Jul 2018

Love Week 2018

Elevation Church showered us with love and service the week of June 23-30, serving each day both at our Mission Thrift Store and at the Mission. We are so grateful … Continue reading

05 Apr 2018

Jobs for Life Celebration

On March 23rd, we recognized 27 men and women from our New Life Plan as they graduated from the Jobs for Life job readiness course. The festivities included a catered … Continue reading

06 Mar 2018

Jobs for Life Training at the Mission

We are excited that many of our clients are participating in a training course called Jobs for Life. Jobs for Life provides a unique, biblically-based job readiness training and support … Continue reading