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We are grateful for Mike’s remarkable reflection at our spring graduation ceremony and the power of all of our graduates’ testimonies.

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4th of July Barbecue

We are holding our eleventh annual fourth of July barbecue dinner for homeless guests on Thursday, July 4 from 1:00 to 3:30 p.m. The parking lot will be transformed into a festive space for homeless guests to celebrate the holiday.

Summer Graduation Ceremony

We will be holding a summer graduation ceremony at Montecito Covenant Church on Saturday, July 20 at 5 p.m.

Change is Possible

Stephanie struggled with alcohol and drug addiction for decades. “I knew I had to come to the Rescue Mission. It was that or I was going to die.”




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About Santa Barbara Rescue Mission

Santa Barbara Rescue Mission was founded in 1965 and has been helping the homeless and addicted in our community for over 50 years. In 2017, the Rescue Mission served 129,805 meals, provided 48,897 safe nights of shelter, and 46 graduated from its 12-month Residential Recovery Program.

You can help the Santa Barbara Rescue Mission by Donating or Volunteering.

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