A refuge for those with no place to turn

Serving the homeless and hurting of Pierce County and Tacoma

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Since 1912, the Mission has been offering God’s Help, Hope and Healing to the most impoverished members of our community.

With your help, the Mission is able to provide:


1,200 meals a day are served to homeless and low income people.


A nurturing Family Life Program keeps families together during recovery.


Over 250 people have warm and dry shelter every night.


Over 300 kids every year call the Mission their home while their families heal.

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Evicted 3 Times Before the 5th Grade.

Imagine you’re 10 years old. Your dad works as the breadwinner for your family, struggling to make ends meet. Because of that, your family has been evicted. Three times. Then, you move into a big yellow house, bright and cheery with the hope of a real future. A few weeks later, your mom finds out […]

Thank You and Welcome!

Thank You As I reflect on my 6 months serving as the Interim spokesperson of the Tacoma Rescue Mission, I am filled with gratitude. I’m grateful that God gave me this opportunity to see our work from a different perspective. I’m thankful that I got to know more people and see a greater variety of […]

Out of Gas. Out of Hope.

You’ve driven by it countless times. It’s right on the I-5 corridor between Federal Way and Tacoma. It’s the rest area where most of us stop when we need some relief or need a quick jolt of coffee. But that rest area isn’t just a blip on the map for Marcella and Hector. It’s where […]

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Do you or someone you know need help? Tacoma Rescue Mission is here.

We offer meals and emergency overnight shelter for men and families with children. We also provide long-term recovery, educational services to those in need in our community.

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