Stories of Change

The staff and volunteers at New York City Rescue Mission welcome people in all stages of need. But when people are ready to make a change in their lives, we are all inspired. Take a moment to read about Donald, Ulysses and Arlo and see how they turned their lives around.

 

Donald


“I had looked into different programs and religions before, but never felt settled…This time, God taught me to sit still and stop fighting.”
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Ulysses


“If you're not taking care of yourself and dealing with your drug addiction, it's hard to break out of the homeless cycle…After being here in NYC Rescue Mission’s program…I have hope of turning things around.”
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Arlo

Arlo


“I headed to New York City in search of a fresh start...The counseling and step classes at the Mission are helping with my anxiety. I am even making friends with other residents—something I wouldn’t do before.”
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