Entries by aaryn

Join Us for Spring Graduation, Friday April 13, 2018

One of our most beloved events happens twice a year at the San Diego Rescue Mission. Our next graduation ceremonies are scheduled for Friday, April 13, 2018 and Friday, October 19, 2018. That’s when the men and women who have successfully completed their 12-month residential recovery programs are recognized in a special graduation ceremony. The […]

Easter Outreach Meal

Join us on March 24, 2018 for our special Easter holiday meal. This is one of three times in the year when San Diego Rescue Mission opens its doors to the homeless community to celebrate the holidays. Gather to enjoy home-cooked meals, entertainment, and to celebrate in the festivities!

Sleepless San Diego – October 13-14, 2018

Be a part of the largest youth movement in San Diego at Sleepless 2018. Service opportunities across the community, followed by live music, performances, activities and a sleep-out under the stars. Make a difference in the lives of homeless families and become the change-maker you were meant to be! On October 13 and 14, hundreds […]

Newly Remodeled City Heights Thrift Store is Open!

Our newly remodeled City Heights Thrift Store is OPEN! A portion of the warehouse was gutted, remodeled and the outside was given a fresh coat of paint! Come see for yourself at 5150 University Avenue. Find store hours + download a 10% off coupon at here. Hope to see you there!  

Historic Moment for the San Diego Rescue Mission

Following the unanimously vote of City Council on June 17th approving changes of our Conditional Use Permit (CUP) by adding the Child Care center, today the President & CEO, Herb Johnson, signed the new CUP for the Rescue Mission, and thus opening a new and exciting chapter for the Rescue Mission.

Watch Trisha’s Story

Hear the story of a recent graduate from our Women & Children’s Center. Thank you to Newbreak Church for creating this beautiful video for San Diego Rescue Mission.

We’re Opening a New Thrift Store in San Diego!

We’re opening a brand NEW Thrift Shop at 3601 Sports Arena Blvd in Point Loma! San Diego Rescue Mission recently signed a 10-year lease for the Point Loma property that had been vacant for two years. “We have gathered items for the store that are ‘gently used’ and donated by caring neighbors,” said Herb Johnson, […]

Giving a Voice to the Homeless

The Stone Foxes believe that “everyone has a face…a name…and a voice” and they gave that voice to some of our clients here at the San Diego Rescue Mission in their Goodnight Moon Project series. For this project, the band visited homeless shelters across the Country, delivering food donated by their fans, and allowing those […]