From November 21st to December 18th, the Durham Rescue Mission needs your help to make Christmas “extra special” for men, women, and children living at the Mission. Visit our Wish Trees located at each of the Durham Rescue Mission Thrift Stores. Choose a name and purchase a gift for a client and make this a Christmas they will remember! You can leave your gift at the Wish Tree or drop it off at 1201 E Main St or 507 E Knox St in Durham.
Annual Christmas Community Dinner and Toy Give-away
On Monday, December 23rd, we are hosting our Annual Christmas Community Dinner to help the Triangle’s neediest. Please help provide toys for at-risk kids. Last year, we had over 1,800 kids attend this event, and we don’t want to let any of them down! Your special Christmas toy will mean a great deal to the kids!
Drop off at 1201 E Main St or 507 E Knox St in Durham by December 14th. To volunteer, contact (919) 688-9641 ext. 5025.
#1 Ranked Homeless Services charity in all of North Carolina in 2019 by Charity Navigator. Charity Navigator is the nation’s largest and most utilized evaluator of charities and has rated the Durham Rescue Mission with a 4-star rating for the eighth year in a row. Charity Navigator has also now given the Durham Rescue Mission its highest rating of all charities in North Carolina (100%) for the third straight year.
(almost 2/3) of all homeless in our area choose the Durham Rescue Mission for help, according to the last complete Durham County Point in Time Count. Thank you for your ongoing support as together we help men and women in need discover New Life in Christ.
of every dollar you give is used for programs that benefit the men, women, and children we serve.