About:
The Bowery Mission is a faith-based program that offers compassionate care such as food, shelter, clothing, showers, and chapel services for homeless and hungry men, women, and children. The Bowery Mission's Community Hope Resource Center offers vocational training and employment assistance for men and women in the Mission's long-term residential recovery program as well as people from the surrounding community.
Mission
The Bowery Mission ministers in New York City to men, women, and children caught in the cycles of poverty, hopelessness and dependencies of many kinds, and sees their lives transformed to hope, joy, lasting productivity and eternal life through the power of Jesus Christ.
Serving
Addiction Recovery
Children & Youth
Chronically Ill
Communities in Need
Elderly
Formerly Incarcerated
Homeless
Immigrants
Women
Affiliate Since
1994

Our Partnership

Mobilizing Volunteers
Volunteers serve dinner, distribute food to the community, and provide resume-writing assistance for program participants.
Making Grants To Fund Programs
Our grant dollars support transportation costs for clients to go to job interviews, career center software and supplies, and meals for participants.
Training And Consulting
Our capacity building support includes an extensive impact measurement project and a comprehensive organizational assessment.

The career center at The Bowery Mission has been extremely helpful in preparing me for employment and also directly connecting me to my current job. I had built my first resume, and was blessed to sit through mock interview workshops.

Michael, Client

Mentions

Jun 06.10.2021

This year, we launched a few fitness and fundraising program called the Miles of Hope Challenge! Starting in March, our network was encouraged to run, bike, walk, etc., between affiliate sites across our city!

Miles of Hope got a lot of creative juice flowing—Board member Joe created five different routes

May 05.18.2021

Our first Virtual Homelessness Summit was an impactful day focused on the challenges our homeless neighbors face daily. More than 300 attendees tuned into the online Rescue Alliance event on a Saturday morning to be educated, equipped, and engaged! 

 

Focusing on Our Neighbors in Need

Host James Winans, CEO of

Mar 03.22.2021
For over 12 years, the Rescue Alliance has been able to positively impact the lives of our friends on the street and provide them opportunities for change. In February 2020, we saw our most successful outreach in history, but this year, our annual winter outreach changed to Pandemic Don't Walk By.