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Richmond, California … On June 1 st , 2017, Rev. John M. Anderson, President/CEO of the Bay Area Rescue Mission received the Russ Reid Award for Lifetime Achievement from the national Association of Gospel Rescue Missions Conference in Dallas, Texas. Rev. Anderson was recognized for his 35 years of helping the homeless to overcome their circumstances that devastated their lives.
Have your golf game count for so much more . . .         Save the Date  --  Monday, May 14, 2018
Be a part of the The 2nd Annual Contra Costa Gift Challenge Christmas Gift Drive Let’s brighten the holiday of those in need! To benefit the children of Richmond, CA We are looking for site hosts such as churches, businesses, schools,  civic groups and clubs to collect toys for our Christmas Gift Drive. 
Richmond, California -- Every year, the Bay Area Rescue Mission makes sure that homeless, hungry and disadvantage men, women, boys and girls have a place where they can receive a traditional Thanksgiving meal. Hungry and disadvantage are conditions that describe many of the Bay Area’s homeless population. More than two-thirds of the homeless people in our community consider themselves permanent Bay Area residents.
Help us provide Thanksgiving & Christmas meals and Christmas gifts for the homeless and those in-need of our community. Download our Holiday Wish List here.
Richmond, California – On Sunday, October 9, 2016 Little Caesars Love Kitchen will roll up to the Bay Area Rescue Mission to serve free pizzas to those staying at the Mission and to the homeless and impoverished people of Richmond.
Visit our new Online Volunteer Event Management Center through VolunteerHub.      Step 1 Create an account     Step 2 Receive an email notifying you can select a volunteer opportunity     
Chef Chris has an urgent need for these starches.
Staff members were invited onto the El Cerrito High School campus and into the 88.1FM KECG 97.7FM recording studio.      Listen here to the in studio broadcast.
Mini Campaign to help a specific need that has been kept "under covers" until now... Help us spread the word and meet our goal.