Faith with its Sleeves Rolled Up
Faith with its Sleeves Rolled Up

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What Does Love Look Like?

Click the link below to view a video where TRM staff put their definitions of what love looks like, into words. View the Video!

“You Have Always Been There For Me”


What Love Looks Like, From Heaven to the Streets The night of the neighborhood Christmas dinner a woman, appearing to wear the hardships of life, approached the uniformed police officer and exchanged a few words. One of the things I heard her say to him was, “Thank you… you have always been there for me.”…read the rest

NET Reach – Neighborhood Empowerment and Transformation

NET Reach, a division of the Topeka Rescue Mission (TRM), was established in 2013 in the former Avondale East Elementary School located in the Hi-Crest West neighborhood. NET Reach, addresses the quality of life in a challenged neighborhood where many have endured decades of high crime, high gang involvement, high percentages of domestic violence and…read the rest

Open House THANK-YOU!


Thanks to all those who joined us for our January open house! If you missed the opportunity to see the Children’s Palace and would like to schedule a tour, contact us at or 785-730-8802.  

I won’t trade this job for anything!

USD 501 Teacher Pat Mahoney teaches at the Topeka Rescue Mission classroom at the Hope Center. In an interview with the Topeka Capitol Journal reporter Angela Deines she says: Believing strongly that “every moment spent with a child is not a wasted moment,” Mahoney said “every moment is a teachable moment,” with a child. “I…read the rest