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!

City Heights Thrift Store  City Heights Thrift Store

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.

Now You Can Help the Homeless by Shopping on Ebay

We’re excited to announce the launch of a new Ebay store providing shoppers like you, with the convenience of discovering special thrift store items online while supporting the Mission. The new Ebay site is home to the more unique items and antiques that are donated at any of our thrift store locations which includes vintage […]

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 […]

Your Online Shopping Can Benefit San Diego Rescue Mission

All you have to do is shop your favorite stores through where up to 26% of every purchase is donated to San Diego Rescue Mission! At, membership is free! Use the Mall at, where you can browse 800+ stores. Before you shop your favorite stores, click through and designate us as your cause.

Silver Linings Jewelry Supports the Mission

Silver Linings Jewelry will donate a portion of the profits from select pieces to the San Diego Rescue Mission. View the collection here. Please wear, enjoy and thank you for helping us to help others. For the month of September $10 of every San Diego Rescue Mission 3 Bangle Signature Set sold will be donated […]

Local Clothing Company Helps the Homeless

Thank you to Prospect Threads! This company is giving back to San Diego Rescue Mission 15% of product sales for their clothing and hats. They are also creating a custom hat for this year’s Sleepless San Diego event with 100% of sales going to San Diego Rescue Mission! Visit them online at

Ideas on How to Help San Diego Rescue Mission

Here at San Diego Rescue Mission, we are limited with the amount of volunteer opportunities that can be done on site at our mission, but we still need help in other ways. Would you, your family, or church group consider the list below to help us continue to provide the life changing programs to meet […]

Introducing Mission Catering

Is your church, company, or family looking for affordable, quality catering for your next event? How would you like to know that your catered event not only saves you time and money but also actually helps save lives? By using Mission Catering, you help the residents of San Diego Rescue Mission gain valuable knowledge and […]