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Motivated by Love | August 2015 Newsletter


Jesse came from a broken home. His parents’ constant fighting filled his childhood with feelings of fear, depression and anger. Turning to drugs in high school to alleviate the pain, Jesse started down a road that not only cost him his possessions, his home and what was left of his family ties – it robbed him of his freedom. “It’s hard for me to grasp how I was back then because God has changed my life so much. Even the

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Transformation: A Poem

Praying for Graduates

Last week, after being inspired by the Quarterly Celebration and graduation of clients who overcame battles with addiction, homelessness, and hopelessness, Sarah was inspired to write this poem. Anyone and everyone is welcome to attend our Quarterly Celebrations! Contact us if you would like more info on attending our next event.   Here I am, I need a home In the cold, the hot, I roam I long to be transformed… A place to live—is this the key? I long

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Women in recovery honored as first graduating class of culinary arts vocational training program

Vocational Development Graduates

MEDIA ADVISORY Humana Foundation to donate $3,000 to program at Phoenix Rescue Mission ceremony WHO: Phoenix Rescue Mission and Human Foundation. WHAT: Six residents of Phoenix Rescue Mission’s Changing Lives Center for Women & Children, a long-term recovery program for women struggling with addiction and/or abuse, will be honored as the first graduating class of a culinary arts vocational training program funded in part by the Humana Foundation. Humana will present a $3,000 check during the ceremony so the Mission can

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Phoenix Rescue Mission helps 600 disadvantaged students head back-to-school

Back-to-School 2015

MEDIA ADVISORY Students in grades K-12 will receive fully-stocked backpacks, uniform vouchers and sports physicals during Saturday, July 25 event WHO: Phoenix Rescue Mission and 600 students in grades K-12. WHAT: Homeless and poor students from various Title I District schools throughout the Valley will receive backpacks, uniforms, back-to-school supplies and equipment, and sports physicals. WHY: Every year Phoenix Rescue Mission hosts its back-to-school event so children of homeless and poor families have the same opportunity for success as every other student.

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