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While we seek to meet the immediate needs of our homeless neighbors, our ultimate goal is to provide the support and tools necessary to create lasting change. Sometimes, with some patience, faith and a lot of love, we see lives completely transformed.

Our Prayer Requests: February 2018

Our Prayer Requests: February 2018

The following are prayer requests submitted by neighbors struggling with homelessness, poverty and addiction. Please join Springs Rescue Mission staff and our faithful community as we remember these precious neighbors in our daily prayers: “Please pray for me.... read more
A Month in Review: January 2018

A Month in Review: January 2018

Shelter From The Cold January’s weather was unseasonably warm during the day, but overnight lows still hovered around 21 °F and dipped as low as -1 °F. These temperatures are still dangerously low. Add biting windchill, snow and extended exposure without... read more
A Month in Review: December 2017

A Month in Review: December 2017

With average overnight lows dipping down to 21 degrees Fahrenheit in Colorado Springs this December, we had record numbers of people seeking shelter from the freezing cold. 113 women received 2,091 nights of shelter in our women’s shelter and 411 men received... read more
How to Get More Out of Your Charitable Giving

How to Get More Out of Your Charitable Giving

“…a long-term strategy can help you achieve the twin goals of helping those who are less fortunate while reducing your income-tax bill.” – Dave Polstra, co-founder Brightworth While the primary driver of charitable giving is always a compassionate heart and a desire... read more
What Happened in September 2017

What Happened in September 2017

What’s new? Winter Weather Is Here Our men and women’s shelters along with our new resource center are fully operational, and just in the nick of time. Winter weather has arrived. Snow, freezing rain, frigid overnight temperatures, and bone-chilling wind make it... read more

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