Your Mission

Join the fight against hunger and homelessness in Phoenix.

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Homelessness

Last year, almost 18,000 people in Maricopa County were homeless . . . 40% of them in families.

Solutions

Compassionate people like you make the Phoenix Rescue Mission a place of hope, healing, and transformation.

Vision

Transformed lives transforming our city.

How your support makes a unique impact

Changing Lives Center

Our Changing Lives Center is the only faith-based recovery program in the region offering long-term, comprehensive services to women and children. Learn More

Hope for Hunger Food Bank

Our faith-based food bank is transforming the lives of hungry neighbors — providing emergency food plus help getting back on their feet. Learn More

Christ-Centered Transformation

Our belief is that true transformation is Christ-centered, and that new life comes only by spiritual renewal and the grace of God. Learn More

What does homelessness in Phoenix look like?

It looks a lot like Tim, an alcoholic who woke up facedown in a drainage ditch one morning, surrounded by garbage and booze bottles. Or like Juan and Veronica, a young couple hooked on meth, living in a makeshift tent made of bed sheets. But it also looks a lot like Stan, a veteran TV producer who lost his job after 22 years. Or Steve, whose hours at work were cut drastically. Or Cheryl, who had no place to turn when her husband threw her and their daughters out on the street.

  • Homelessness looks a lot like any of us.

Transformed Lives

Meet the people whose lives have been radically changed.

Spencer

Straight out of the gate, Spencer was saddled with an addiction that ruled his life and a lifestyle that ran counter to the law. By the time he was 30 years old, Spencer was living next to a dumpster and looking forward to 10 to 15 years in prison. His life was over before it had begun.

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Sergio

“It was excruciatingly hot. I always did what I could to stay out of the sun.” Sergio knows how dangerous it is to be caught on our sweltering summer streets. For five long years, he did what he could to keep cool, to keep hydrated – to stay alive. “I would stay in abandoned trailers and sometimes hide out in the library. I’d only come out once the sun went down to search for businesses with spigots to get water.”

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Jennifer

When the Department of Child Safety showed up at her door, Jennifer knew firsthand the terror and confusion her children were about to go through. She had lived it. When she was two years old, she too had been removed from her parents’ custody. It was a past she did her best to put behind her.

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