At Thanksgiving, No one should go Hungry.

help homeless and hurting men, women, and their children take the first steps to address the root causes of homelessness and bring it to an end

Stories that Inspire.

Victories to Celebrate.

Stay connected with all the good work the Mission is doing!

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I need Help

We are here for you. Select the service you need and we will provide compassionate and effective care to the best of our ability.

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I Want To Help

Donate, volunteer, spread the word, involve your school or church. Find out all the different ways you can be a part of the solution.

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I WANT TO SHOP

Every purchase made from a San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission Super Thrift Store helps improve the lives of those in your community.

Mission Impact

Every day as the sun rises and sets over the valley, the San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission is changing lives for good.

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17,807

Nights of Shelter

EMERGENCY SHELTER
Last year we provided more than 17,000 nights of safe, warm and comfortable sleep at our family shelter.

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26,495

Meals Served Last Year

FEEDING THE HOMELESS
A warm meal nourishes the body, mind, and soul and can make all the difference in the world. We serve hot, nutritious meals on-site and around the valley.

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2,688

Articles of Clothing

FRESH CLOTHING
In conjunction with our SOS mobile shower and our thrift program we are able to offer guests the option of selecting fresh clothing when they stop in for a shower.

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5,180

Hot Showers

SOS SHOWER TRUCK
Sometimes something as simple as a hot shower can restore an individual’s dignity. The SOS shower truck reaches individuals throughout the valley.

You can help us change lives for good.

Your donation supports people in need and helps them lead healthy, self-sufficient lives.

Lives Changed For Good.

Cindy is getting stronger, becoming a better person at the mission

Cindy was born in Colombia, but came to the United States with her mom and stepdad when she was 9. Their relationship ended, though, and Cindy was raised by a single mother. “Everything changed,” she said. “After that, I wasn’t really focusing in school. At the time, I didn’t really think it was that important.…

Joe: ‘I’m here to change my life’

Joe remembers when he was 8 years old, and for a couple of years after, learning about becoming a deacon. “I was a Christian and I’d go with my uncle and study,” he said. “I planned on being a deacon in the church.” But when he was 12, his parents divorced. “Neither of them really…

Maria returns to the Mission more than 15 years after first seeking help

Maria and her four siblings had a nice childhood with supportive parents, an active church life, and a strong education in Mexico City. “We had a good and healthy relationship with our parents—we were very lucky,” Maria said. “We had a comfortable living—my dad had several businesses, and he taught us how to be hard…

WEEKLY WINS

We Love our Volunteers!

These two lovely ladies help us keep our pantry organized, clean, and sort endless donations! They are also spreading awareness through their friends, family, and church networks. These ladies are changing their community one pantry item at a time. Thank you!

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