Rescue - Recover - Restore
the lives of our homeless, hungry and hurting neighbors
Since 1964Rockford Rescue Mission shares hope and help in Jesus’ name to move people from homelessness and despair toward personal and spiritual wholeness.
For people seeking new life, change starts here.
At Rockford Rescue Mission, people in need find immediate care and faith-based guidance that brings hope and healing to their lives.
If you’re hungry…
If you’re homeless…
If you are hurting…
If you need healing…
If you need education or employment assistance…
YOUR Gift Makes a Difference
2022-23 Fiscal Year Statistics (October 2022 – September 2023)
This past year, your gifts blessed the lives of those we serve in extraordinary ways! You are helping us meet big needs in the Rock River Valley.
1 in 4 individuals in Rockford struggle with hunger & food insecurity.
Over 20% of individuals in Rockford live below the poverty line.
*Statistics from 2021 Census Bureau
(an average of 420 daily)
(men, women & children)
“The Lord showed me a different way to live.”
More Ways You Can Help
Carol always remembers what her son told her during her time at the Mission: “Mom, I think you lost everything you had to find that God is all you need.”