Mission: Provide food, clothing, shelter & spiritual guidance for the homeless/needy in the fairbanks, alaska area.
Programs: Operated a shelter for the homeless and needy in fairbanks, alaska. Services provided included: meals & shelter, distribution of clothing, chapel/bible study, and case management services. The organization served over 69,000 meals during the year ended march 31, 2017, and provided over 48,000 bed nights to the homeless and needy. To assist in the completion of its mission, the organization received over 72,000 pounds of donated food, and $35,000 of donated equipment, supplies, and household items, during the year ended march 31, 2017.
We who live in Interior Alaska are very fortunate to have the services of the Rescue Mission. The Rescue Mission serves the most needy members of our community. Homelessness, which is often invisible to those of us with jobs and homes is a problem in Fairbanks and through out Alaska. When you lose your job and then your home; it is a safe haven with warmth and food.