You Paved the Road to Recovery
Stories of Changed Lives June 30th, 2021

You Paved the Road to Recovery

The power that addiction can have over a person is immense, but some choose the narrow road to In July 2020, Albert, a former Denver Rescue Mission volunteer, found himself in desperate need of the New Life ...
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Letter from Our CEO: July 2021
News June 30th, 2021

Letter from Our CEO: July 2021

It is not unusual for me to get calls from mothers, wives, brothers, or other family members asking about our New Life Program for men. They are concerned about the people they love. After telling them about...
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The Mission in My Words: John Gonzalez on the RiNo 5k
News June 30th, 2021

The Mission in My Words: John Gonzalez on the RiNo 5k

John Gonzalez is the founder and race director of the RiNo 5K. He is a six-year Denverite by way of Austin, Texas, and his running career spans 16 marathons. By day, he works in cyber security and by night, ...
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A Day on the River
News June 25th, 2021

A Day on the River

This Monday morning wasn’t typical. Instead of coffee as a wake-up call, me and some of our program participants and staff were awakened by the sensation of snowmelt on our faces—well, sort of.
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Faces of the Mission: Abari’s Story
Stories of Changed Lives June 8th, 2021

Faces of the Mission: Abari’s Story

Abari enjoyed volunteering at the Mission and wanted to simply give back to others. But when he lost both his job and his home abruptly, he came to the Mission knowing he could find help.
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Let There Be Light: Lawrence Street Shelter
Stories of Changed Lives June 1st, 2021

Let There Be Light: Lawrence Street Shelter

On the corner of Lawrence Street and Park Avenue, a cross has hung outside of Denver Rescue Mission’s Lawrence Street Shelter since 1970. This iconic cross, which shines in bright neon at night, is the rea...
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The Mission in My Words: Andrea Nicholl on the Lawrence Street Shelter Renovations
News June 1st, 2021

The Mission in My Words: Andrea Nicholl on the Lawrence Street Shelter Renovations

I love working with the DRM staff and on projects in Denver, let alone a building that is more than 100 years old. So much good is represented in this building, and now DRM’s services can be provided to an...
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Letter from Our CEO: June 2021
News June 1st, 2021

Letter from Our CEO: June 2021

Our Lawrence Street Shelter is open again! I am happy to say that it is new and improved after many recent renovations! For those of you who have served a meal at this location or have toured it in the past,...
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Faces of the Mission: Tishina’s Story
Stories of Changed Lives May 21st, 2021

Faces of the Mission: Tishina’s Story

Tishina poses for the camera shyly, tilting her chin down and looking upward through her lashes. She’s beautiful, with a light dusting of freckles across her cheeks and a sweet smile.
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A Home to Heal: Finding Stability at Denver Rescue Mission
Events May 12th, 2021

A Home to Heal: Finding Stability at Denver Rescue Mission

Join us for this exclusive online event, A Home for Healing: Finding Stability at Denver Rescue Mission, on June 16.
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