Valley Gives 2016

Valley Gives Day 2016 - Tuesday May 3, 2016

valleygives-large1Please consider becoming an SRM Ambassodor, scheduling a donation today (CLICK HERE) or logging on during the event May 3 and donating then! Here are a few practical ways for you to become an SRM Ambassador …

  • Share your story on Social Media Tuesday May 3!  Please post your personal testimony on Tuesday, May 3 and ask others to make a donation to the Rescue Mission for Valley Gives Day by attaching this link:
  • Become a fundraising partner for Valley Gives Day 2016! Our goal is to have TEN fundraising partners this year! If you are passionate about the Springfield Rescue Mission, click this link to start your personal fundraising page:
  • Be a spokesperson for your church! Come down and visit the Rescue Mission and we'll work with you to convey pertinent information and prayer requests to your church leadership and members.
  • Share your testimony via e-mail! If you are not a "social media person" and rely on e-mail communications for the majority of your online transactions, consider sending an email to your friends, family and contacts on May 3, 2016. We have a template for you to use which leaves space for you to personalize and include your story! Email to receive the template.
  • Talk it up! Share your story of how you've seen the Springfield Rescue Mission reaches out to the hungry, homeless, addicted and poor. Invite them to join you for a tour and share the one day giving opportunity on May3 through Valley Gives. We have Valley Gives handouts available - contact Julie Barnes at 413-732-0808 ext. 221 to pick up some copies.

If you are interested in becoming an SRM Ambassador in one or more of these capacities or have any questions, please contact Julie Barnes, Community Development Assistant,, 413-732-0808 ext. 221.


Donation Hours

donate hours We gladly accept donations of food, clothing and monetary donations.
Donation Hours: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-12 noon


Graduation Ceremony

grad post card picturePlease join us for our Men's New Life Rehabilitation Program Graduation, Tuesday, May 3, 7 p.m., at Pioneer Valley Christian Academy, 965 Plumtree Road, Springfield, MA.
The Rehabilitation Program helps men who are homeless due to addiction and other issues develop and implement long-range plans toward a productive life. This is done through biblical counseling and classes delivered in a supportive environment.  Residents who complete the 12-month biblical & academic curriculum enter the Transitional Living phase and are eligible for graduation. We look forward to a very uplifting evening of testimonies, special music, worship and encouragement!
There is a festive reception following the ceremony. All are welcome! Please RSVP to Julie Barnes at by April 29 with the number of guests attending.
To donate food our graduation reception, please CLICK HERE.

Spring Newsletter

feb newsletterTake a look at what's in our February Newsletter ...

  • Bob's story of new life at the Springfield Rescue Mission
  • Cindy tells us why she makes up Hope Tote bags
  • Easter Volunteer Opportunities
  • Operation Hope Tote Information
  • And a heartfelt letter from Ron Willoughby, Executive Director

SRM Partners

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Our Mission Statement:

The goal of the Springfield Rescue Mission, since 1892, is to meet the physical and spiritual needs of the hungry, homeless, addicted and poor by introducing them to Christ and helping them apply the Word of God to every area of their lives.

No person is denied services based on race, creed, sex, disability or national origin.

Business Offices

10 Mill Street, P.O. Box 9045
Springfield, MA, 01102-9045

Hours of Operation
9:00AM - 5:00PM, Monday - Friday

tel (413) 732-0808
fax (413) 732-5512

Rehabilitation Center

10 Mill Street
Springfield, MA, 01108

Hours of Operation
8:30AM - 3:00PM, Monday-Thursday

tel (413) 732-0808 ext. 129

Emergency Shelter

148 Taylor Street
Springfield MA 01105
No mail accepted at this address

Hours of Operation
4:00PM - 8:00AM, Monday - Saturday

Give-Away Center

10 Mill Street 
Springfield MA 01108

Hours of Operation
By Appointment Only 
Call 413-732-0808 ext. 121


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