With the support of our community, we create lasting change in the lives of homeless men, women and children in Denver.

Here’s How.

Emergency Services

People are invited inside, off the street, where their immediate needs are met and critical relationships are built with Mission staff.


Men living with an addiction are equipped with work readiness skills, receive help to overcome destructive habits, find permanent housing, and begin a new life.

Community Outreach

People struggling in our community receive assistance with food, clothing, furniture, household items and holiday meals.

Dedrick's Story

“This program has opened up so much more [to me] spiritually. I feel so much closer to Christ. I feel like I’m in His will. I feel like I’m part of something healthy. I’ve gotten more than I ever had and ever needed, and [this is] just the beginning.”

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Tabitha's Story

“My kids are safe under one roof, and I pay attention to the things I didn’t see when we weren’t. I have so much support here and so much help, between the staff and kid’s club and my case manager. It’s such a supportive place.”

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Tim's story

“The New Life Program is a recovery-based, faith-based program. My whole existence here is based upon people trying to better themselves—people trying to achieve sobriety. I’m in a constant state of awe of these guys who are changing their lives.”

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Richard's Story

“What has really impressed me is the staff members. They make a lot of frequent trips around the facility to check on folks. The regular staff members, I’ve kind of gotten close to, because I get to sit down and talk to them.”

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Our Impact

Meeting people at their physical and spiritual points of need

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Meals Provided

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Nights of Shelter

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New Life Program Graduates

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Families Moved Into Permanent Housing

Check out our 2019 Annual Report to learn more about the impact you had last year.

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The Latest

Letter from our CEO: August 2020

August 5, 2020
Breaking the cycle of poverty is not an easy thing, but it is what we are trying to do every day. Education is a big part of this. George Washington Carver said, “Education is the key to unlock the golden door to freedom.” That is why our Math and Reading Club and the work of our volunteer mentors and tutors is so importa…
Jim and Stacy McDonald

Jim McDonald on Why DRM Matters

August 5, 2020
About 15 years ago, my wife, Stacey, started volunteering at the Mission regularly on Tuesdays. We took my daughter and my sons to serve at different times, during Easter and Thanksgiving or during their summer breaks. There’s been a lot of exposure for my kids, and hopefully that’s something that will grow over time like it did for me with having those seeds planted at a young a…

Teach, Equip, Support, Love: Building Up Children Experiencing Homelessness

Stories of Changed Lives
August 5, 2020
When the doors to the Broncos Room open at 4:30 p.m. sharp, an 11-year-old boy with big, brown, eager eyes and excitement at his core is usually the first in line waiting to go inside. “There’s Cruz,” Joe Bermingham, youth coordinator for the Mission, usually says at 4:25 p.m. “You’ve got about five more minutes, buddy!” Cruz, who is heading into sixth grade this month, loves going to the Broncos Room and rarely misses a d…
The Latest: Transitioning Shelter Operations 2

The Latest: Transitioning Shelter Operations

July 31, 2020
As the Mission’s time comes to an end at the National Western Complex Auxiliary Shelter, we continue to collaborate with the City of Denver to serve our guests in the most dignified w…

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