Alex Winn's Second Chance

“I want to thank the Durham Rescue Mission for pointing me to the God that saved my life.”

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God Works a Miracle For Sheila Wilder

“The Durham Rescue Mission has totally changed my life.”

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Chris Wallace Achieves His Goal

“It all starts with knowing your weaknesses then you can build on your strengths.”

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John Davis' Incredible Transformation

“My life went from living for the things of this world to living for God’s will for my life.”

 

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How Do I Help the Homeless in Durham

There are a number of ways in which you can make a difference in the lives of our homeless neighbors here in Durham. You can volunteer in one of our kitchens, at our daycare, or even as a tutor. You can also make a gift through any of our donation options. No matter how you choose to contribute, we are incredibly grateful for your kindness. Click the links below to learn more:

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Our Mission

HOMELESS SHELTER & ADDICTION RECOVERY PROGRAM SERVING DURHAM, CHAPEL HILL & RALEIGH

As Durham, NC’s oldest and largest long-term shelter, the Durham Rescue Mission currently serves 400 men, women and children a day, 365 days a year throughout the Triangle by providing safe shelter, addiction recovery programs and much more.

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Latest News

2020 Back-to-School Drive Thru
2020 Back-to-School Drive Thru »

The Durham Rescue Mission is hosting its 22nd Annual Back-to-School Event on August 14th at 11:00 AM. It will be a bit differently than in Read More »

HomewardBound – June 2020 Issue

Read about an update on William’s life since becoming the Senior Office Clerk. If you’d like to help transform lives as well, please consider donating Read More »

9th Annual Grip It ‘N Rip It Golf Classic

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and under the guidance from the local and state authorities, the 9th Annual Grip It ‘N Rip It Golf Classic Read More »

2020 Annual Easter Community Event Cancelled

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and under the guidance from the local and state authorities, we have decided to cancel this year’s Annual Easter Community Read More »

20th Annual Back to School Event was a Success!

We would like to thank all those who helped make our 20th Back to School Party a success. All the volunteers who helped run the Read More »

Upcoming Events

2020 Back-to-School Drive Thru »

The Durham Rescue Mission is hosting its 22nd Annual Back-to-School Event on August 14th at 11:00 AM. It will be a bit differently than in Read More »

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9th Annual Grip It ‘N Rip It Golf Classic »

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and under the guidance from the local and state authorities, the 9th Annual Grip It ‘N Rip It Golf Classic Read More »

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