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Richard is experiencing tremendous freedom after spending most of his adulthood in prison.

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The women staying in our homeless shelter are participating in arts and crafts on Monday afternoons.

Easter Feast

We will be holding our annual Easter Feast on Thursday, April 18, 2019, in our chapel while our dining hall remains under construction.

Graduation 2019

We will be holding the first graduation ceremony of 2019 on Saturday, March 16 at 5 p.m.




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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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