News and Events
There are so many many wonderful things happening at the Evansville Rescue Mission, and we are very excited to share with the whole world how God is moving through the Evansville area. Make sure to check out the following links and our calendar to find out what has been happening in the Ministry at the Evansville Rescue Mission.
The Evansville Rescue Mission is launching a new cold-weather program to help homeless people who might never set foot inside its shelter.
The mission recently purchased 20 winter coats that it will begin distributing on Nov. 30.
What makes these coats different is that they are…read more
Your Evansville Rescue Mission recently underwent an efficiency upgrade for four of our five operational divisions: our headquarters (500 East Walnut Street, Evansville, IN 47713) which houses our administrative offices and homeless service operations, our Youth Care Center and our two ERM Thrift Stores. The upgrade, performed by Vectren Corporation and Evansville’s Boyd Electric company was part of…read more
The Evansville Rescue Mission (ERM) rededicated and renamed its Camp Reveal Conference Center on May 13 to honor Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Alvis. Rick Alvis served on staff at the Evansville Rescue Mission from 1978 to1990 of which the latter ten years he served as the ERM’S President/Chief Executive Officer. Camp Reveal’s Conference Center is now renamed and rededicated to be the Rick and Julie Alvis Conference Center. During Rick’s tenure as Executive Director of the ERM, the Rescue Mission grew in prominence here in the Tri-State where...read more
See Why The Ministry Of Rescue Is So Importantread more
So far, this winter has been brutal. Due to the inclement weather, the Rescue Mission participates in the “White Flag Program”. Whenever the temperature drops to or below 32 degrees (wind chill is factored in), homeless men over the age of eighteen can seek refuge here at the Rescue Mission’s Residence Center.read more
There are two ways you can brighten a child’s summer this year.
For starters, the Rescue Mission is hosting our eleventh annual golf scramble this May. It will take place on Monday, May 12read more
Your 2014 Annual Fund gift is the fuel this ministry needs to move boldly forward; to fight homelessness, hunger and addiction by providing:read more
GroupShift: Making Disciples to Change the World, January 25thread more
Read about the record-setting impact of the 2013 Gobbler Gathering!read more
The Drumstick Dash benefits thousands of Tri-State families who receive a Thanksgiving food basket at the Rescue Mission’s annual Gobbler Gathering. All of the Drumstick Dash’s proceeds will directly go to purchase needed items for the Gobbler Gathering’s Thanksgiving food baskets.read more