Homeless People Poverty Beggar min
Offering a new chance
Explore the options
Mother and son sitting on the GCRM playground together min
Food, Shelter, Restoration and a Second Chance
Campus Events photos from-Graduation sharing the joy
Save the Date
Sunday, January 22nd, 2pm
Student Graduation
Giving Tuesday Carousel slide
Our Mission

The Gospel Center Rescue Mission, Inc. is a ministry to the people of San Joaquin County where the homeless and addicted in our community are presented the opportunity for spiritual, physical, emotional restoration and equitable inclusion through the love of Jesus Christ.

We are the oldest operating low-barrier shelter in San Joaquin County for over 82 years!

Explore Our

New Life Program

A recovery program to regenerate life
after addiction.
Explore Our

New Life Program

A recovery program to regenerate life after of addiction.

The Vision Newsletter

is a monthly publication with many readers being moved to send support to GCRM

Your Gifts At Work

see how your donations are being used and see the options of how to give

Messages of Hope
Tianna Testimonials

"At the Mission, I had the opportunity to get to know myself, to find space and freedom and begin a relationship with God. It just took time at the Mission for God to work in my life and to help me find myself."

Tianna
Martha headshot

"My heart is at the Gospel Center Rescue Mission because it is personal. It is where I found myself."

Martha

How We Serve Our Community

Shelter

350 men, women and children sleep at our location every night, keeping them safe from extreme weather and other external threats.

Food

Capable of serving 32,000 meals every month are served to homeless men, women, and children from our community.

Education

Our educational curriculum enhances the lives of our students and offers several tools and skills to prepare them for re-entry to society.

Clothing

70,000+ pieces of clothing and household items are donated to the community each year through our Clothing Room.

By the Numbers

15 million

meals served since 1940

761,904

occupied beds in our Emergency Lodging Program to anyone that needed a bed over the past 22 years

100,000

occupied beds in the ONLY shelter to provide a Recuperative Care Program in San Joaquin County since 2010

24,335

occupied beds in our Bill Brown Building serving women with children since December 2019

11,080

students graduated from our New Life Program since 1995

4,500

occupied beds in the ONLY COVID positive shelter for the homeless that continues to provide care to those that have no other place to go in San Joaquin County

All of these numbers continue to grow and represent the lives that have been touched by the hope that Jesus Christ brings to us.
How You Can Help

There are many ways to give to GCRM, find the one that’s right for you.