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Together We Change Lives

Our mission is to serve homeless people throughout northern Alabama and southern Tennessee by providing Christ-filled care to those in desperate need.

Give today to help Huntsville’s homeless men, women and children

Your donation provides safe shelter, hot meals and lasting hope for new lives.

Your Gift of $115 helps 60 people

Your monthly support will meet the needs of poor and homeless men, women and children on an ongoing basis.

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The support of thousands of volunteers every year helps effect lasting change in the lives of people in need.

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When you shop at a Downtown Rescue Mission Thrift Store, you’re helping to meet the physical and spiritual needs of the homeless.

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About the Mission

The Downtown Rescue Mission is a nonprofit organization serving the homeless living throughout northern Alabama and southern Tennessee. We believe that through compassionate care and ministering, we can bring people under the power of the Gospel, so that they may have victory over their struggles and live a Spirit-filled and fruitful life.

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What We Do

We work to change the lives of homeless and hurting men, women and children by providing free meals and shelter, recovery services, transitional support and community outreach.

Our emergency services are available free of charge to all in need.

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Our Biblically-based Recovery Program helps create life-long change.

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Our Impact

For more than four decades the Downtown Rescue Mission has provided compassionate, Christ-centered programs and services to help men, women and children in desperate need. Lives are changed thanks to you.


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Stories of Change

Real and lasting life change can happen, and we see it every day. Learn about the lives that have been reborn here and the futures restored because of the support of caring people like you.

Upcoming Events

Throughout the year the Downtown Rescue Mission hosts a variety of events to unite the community and raise both awareness and funds to help homeless and hurting people. Take part in a current event and help transform lives.
HELP US REACH OUR "GOAL" September 20, 2020 • Virtual E...
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Sept. 25, 2020 • The sixth annual Shoot4Shelter Spor...

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