These pictures were all drawn by children who are homeless and residing at the Mission’s Hope Center. Left: Julian, age 5 wants to be a doctor when he grows up. Homeless since Nov. 2014; Center: Malachi, age 7. Favorite color, red. Homeless since Sept. 2014 Right: Michelle, age 8. Favorite animal, dog. Homeless since May…read the rest
Recently a boy in our community showed everyone that no matter your age, you can always make a difference in the lives of others. Isaiah Sachs was deeply disturbed when he learned about homelessness at school. Isaiah was in kindergarten at the time and he decided that something needed to be done. He started collecting…read the rest
Each person who walks through the doors of the Topeka Rescue Mission comes with a unique story, different sets of needs, and a special life that God values. Regardless of their circumstances, we strive to make every one of our guests feel valued and loved through the multitude of services provided. Whether providing a warm…read the rest
Topeka Rescue Mission 2014 Annual Report Click on the link above to view statistics for 2014 for service categories.
The young woman stood at the reception window at the Topeka Rescue Mission Distribution Center. Her hair was loosely combed and her clothing hung from her narrow frame. She tightly gripped the papers that had been crumpled into a cylinder shape formed from the sweat of her hands and…read the rest