The Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission provides emergency service for homeless men, women, and children in Northwest Louisiana. Services include but are not limited to food, clothing, shelter, medical and dental services, one on one life coaching and more. Emergency shelter guests are included in our Guest Program under our Life Recovery Program and thus receive life changing tools and resources to help them get back on their feet.
The Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission Thrift Store and Enterprise operations serve three purposes. The first is that it provides hands on training retail Vocational Training for our Life Recovery Program students. Second, it provides quality goods at a discounted price to our low income neighbors. Third, it provides supplemental income to support the Mission's work. In additional, the Mission has a Distribution Center. At the Distribution Center, guests participate in Vocational Training to lear
Our Life Recovery Program exists to help each man and woman that comes into our shelter with the opportunity to have a new beginning. The Life Recovery Program is called to be total recovery through spirit, soul and body. Men, women and children are taken into a safe, comfortable environment where they are access to one on one life coaching, small/large group classes, essential life skills education, on-site medical and dental services and vocational training in various fields including but limi
Family Night on December
Town of Chou rant Clean-up Day on Max 19,2007
Widows Day Honored on October 30, 2007
FINANCIAL SUPPORT PROVIDED TO VARIOUS LOCAL NONPROFITS AND COMMUNITY SPIRITED PROJECTS INCLUDING:
SPRING,SUMMER,AND FALL RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES PROVIDED FOR OVER 200 AREA YOUTH,AGES 4-18
REACH FOR THE STARS - SCHOOL BASED MENTORING PROGRAM. PROGRAM RECRUITED MENTORS AND SERVED A TOTAL OF 15 CHILDREN. PROVIDED FIELD TRIPS CULTURAL DIVERSIONS AND PROGRAMS
SUPPLEMENTAL EDUCATIONAL SERVICES - AFTER SCHOOL TUTORING. PROVIDED TUTORING SERVICES TO APPROXIMATELY 35 CHILDREN K THROUGH 8TH GRADE
RESPONSIBLE FATHERS - 250 CLIENTS SERVED TO PROVIDE COUNSELING, TRAINING, AND GUIDANCE TO PARENTS WHO HAVE BEEN INCARCERATED AS WELL AS THE CHILDREN.
WE ARE THE FRANCISCAN MISSIONARIES OF HOPE, (THE LY KE COMMUNITY) , A CONGREGATION OF PRIESTS AND BROTHERS INSPIRED BY THE HOLY SPIRIT TO LIVE TOGETHER AND OBSERVE THE HOLY GOSPEL OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST FOLLOWING THE SPIRITUALITY OF ST FRANCIS OF ASSISI IN WITNESSING TO THE LIFE OF POVERTY, CHASTITY AND OBEDIENCE WHILE COMMITTED TO OUR MISSION AND MINISTRY OF HOPE
Final payment on roof restoration that was completed in 2008 Held fund raisers and other events to increase public awareness and support Began the process of selecting an architectural firm for the Historic Structures Report