My Nonprofit Reviews
Review for Portland Rescue Mission Ministries, Inc., Portland, OR, USA
Portland Rescue Mission has been one of my most productive and rewarding volunteer experiences. I sense deeply the love and skill that go into caring for children and families and others who are in distress. Those who provide the services are highly motivated by a deep sense of Christian duty and service that helps them overcome any barriers that would normally separate them from those they serve. I have seldom seen the kind of sacrificial service provided by staff and volunteers at Portland Rescue Mission.
Would you volunteer for this group again?
For the time you spent, how much of an impact did you feel your work or activity had?
Did the organization use your time wisely?
Would you recommend this group to a friend?
What one change could this group make that would improve your volunteer experience?
Truly, there is no change which I see possible to make being a volunteer there more pleasant or rewarding
Did your volunteer experience have an effect on you? (teaching you a new skill, or introducing new friends, etc.)
Definitely providing new friendships that have been surprisingly valuable to me. Just yesterday I brought a substantial amount of food to the Mission, immediately to find the warmth of the friendships I enjoy there as people welcomed me and responded with much gratitude.
How did this volunteer experience make you feel?
Inevitably, much appreciated, gratefully received, and uplifted by the experience.
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