You Can Help

Be a part of transforming someone’s life today!


We would love to have you join us as a volunteer in this life-changing ministry!

Janet, a former addict, is now one of our regular volunteers. “I still see my old self in many of the faces of the men and women at the Mission,” she says. “I’ve gained so much from volunteering. My journey led me full circle — I am home again.”

Join Janet and hundreds of other volunteers at the Mission. Find your spot today!


No matter your skills or talents, no matter how much time you’ve got, whether you’re an individual or part of a group . . . you can begin to transform a life today!


Volunteering at the Phoenix Rescue Mission is easy. All you need is the desire to serve . . . and to fill out a simple application.

Community Engagement

Connecting with the community is vitally important. Opportunities abound for individuals, groups, companies, schools, and churches to get involved through our Community Engagement Program.

  • General Volunteering From meal preparation and service, to volunteering at the Changing Lives Center and assembling our Hope Totes, opportunities await. Learn More
  • Hope Coach Mobile Outreach Join us for a Hope Coach Ride-Along as our van travels the streets of Phoenix, offering water, food, hygiene kits, and other items to homeless men, women, and families. Learn More
  • Fill-A-Bag, Feed-A-Family Help the needy families coming to the Mission for food boxes by recruiting your neighbors as part of this volunteer-driven program.
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  • Collections/Drives Throughout the year, we host several community drives for food, water, back-to-school supplies, and more. Get your group together and go for it! Learn More
  • Homelessness 101 How should you react to a homeless person? Give him money? Offer her a ride to a shelter? Jump into Action is a great way to learn about homelessness . . . and what you can do. Learn More
  • High Impact Opportunities Looking for a long-term commitment as a volunteer? Do you have a skill that could help others? Consider becoming a High Impact Partner! Learn More

Should I Give Money to a Panhandler?

How do you respond when you encounter a homeless person holding a sign, asking for money? Phoenix Rescue Mission has put together a list of five easy tips along with Rescue Referral cards for just such a situation. First, be prepared . . .


How Can We Pray for You?

If you have a prayer request, we will gladly lift it up. Just fill out the following form. Your requests will be kept confidential.

How You Can Pray for Us

Thank you for keeping Phoenix Rescue Mission in your prayers. Please:

  • Praise God for His provision for all our needs through our faithful donors and volunteers.
  • Pray that we will stay in the center of God’s will with all of the services and care provided at the Mission.
  • Pray for the Mission leadership, staff, board, and volunteers for wisdom and direction.
  • Pray that all of the homeless and poor who come to the Mission may experience God’s peace, joy, and love to meet their spiritual needs as well as their physical challenges.
  • Praise God for the changed lives of all the men and women who are going through, and who have graduated from, our Transformations recovery program, and for His protection over them as they move forward.

If you desire to pray for urgent Mission needs, we would be happy to email you with updates. Fill out the Contact Us form here.

Thank you for your prayers!

Make a Gift

You can donate to the Phoenix Rescue Mission via financial contributions, through memorials or planned giving, by donating needed items such as food and clothing, or through your corporation or business.