News Archive

I got my GED at 49 - “I dropped out of school in the eighth grade. I spent ten years living on the streets. I felt worthless. Nashville Rescue Mission saved my life.”

Homeless and in High School - While most 16-year-olds are thinking about getting their driver’s licenses, Arteisia and other kids living at the Mission are wondering if they’ll find a permanent place to live.

An Evening of Encouragement - Join Max Lucado for An Evening of Encouragement as he shares insights from his newest book You’ll Get Through This: Hope and Help for Your Turbulent Times.

Pictures of Hope - Award winning photojournalist and author, Linda Solomon, brings her nationally acclaimed Pictures of Hope program to Nashville Rescue Mission.

Finding a cool place to rest - How can you help the homeless survive the hot summer months?

Phil Keaggy - “I’ve been playing for audiences for nearly 50 years now and I couldn’t have asked for a better audience than at the Mission.”

Moving Up and Moving On - “Nashville Rescue Mission provided me with the opportunity to find a job, go to work and save money. I’m moving forward with my life.”

Happy 237th Birthday America - Help make it a festive 4th of July for the homeless

Help the Homeless Beat the Heat - 5 reasons to care for the homeless this summer.

The Gift of Giving Back - “I’m a volunteer, so I don’t get paid to come to the Mission. Yet, it is probably the most rewarding job I have ever had.”

Camp Deer Run - Want to help the boys and girls who call the Mission their temporary home have a life-changing experience?

Lisa Spencer - "Joy that comes from giving to, or doing for others, fulfills like nothing else."

Feels Like Home - "This is the first time I have been homeless. I never imagined it would happen to me."

Art Gives Life - Art is not my life. Life is my art. Taking photos for the Mission was a bigger blessing to me than it was to them.

Choosing A Different Road - “I didn’t go looking for trouble. It just had a way of finding me."

Seeds of Hope Garden - “It’s rewarding to use herbs and vegetables from our own garden in the meals being prepared and served to our guests.”

Celebrating Easter - It was an incredible Easter celebration at Nashville Rescue Mission. We couldn't have done it without you.

Extreme Volunteering in Action - What do you get when Aaron’s and 120 of their managers show up?

Honor Homeless Moms - Help homeless mothers celebrate Mother’s Day

Tutus and Capes - Volunteer fights hunger, encourages play and gives hope to homeless kids with tutus and capes.