If you are in need of a hearty, homecooked-style meal, JOIN US for this annual Thanksgiving lunch. VRM Staff will be available to answer questions about our shelter and case management services.
VOLUNTEERS: We can't do what we do without you! If you are interested in serving at Thanksgiving meal, SIGN-UP now to attend a fresh orientation. We all want these meals to be the biggest blessing for our guests, so this orientation is required for all interested volunteers.
You're invited! October 12th for a 12:00pm lunch or 6:00pm dinner.
We'll be returning to the Convention Center ballroom on October 12 with special guest: BOB LUPTON.
Tickets may also be purchased by phone @ 740-4178 or at Simply Chic Boutique on Main Street.
Are you ready for a FOOD FIGHT?!
Join us on Sunday, July 16 to witness a culinary throw down with amateur, local chefs competing for top honors! Enjoy raffle prizes and silent auction & delicious food & drinks from local restaurants!
GOING THE WHOLE MONTH OF JULY!
For the seventh year in a row, Grocery Outlet in Visalia has partnered with Visalia Rescue Mission during the July “Independence from Hunger” campaign. In 2016, Visalia’s store came in first place nationwide out of 253 stores, with shoppers donating nearly 1,500 bags of donated food and close to $3,000 in additional donations.
With help from local sponsors over the last five years, the 5 Diamonds MC Tulare Co. has donated over $50,000 to Visalia Rescue Mission.
Everyone is welcome! A $20 donation includes a meal and refreshment, as well as live entertainment and a raffle (all post-run off-site).
For information on riding and/or sponsoring, please call 799-3995 or 623-5226.
DONATE • CHANGE LIVES • LOCALLY
Do you like golf and Visalia Rescue Mission?
Then we've got the event for you!
Visalia Firefighter's Association is hosting the 6th Annual Golf Invitational in memory of Fire Captain Scott Smith and all proceeds benefit VRM.
Join us for an inspiring night of graduates' testimonies and stories of life change! You don't want to miss it. This is a huge accomplishment for the men graduating and we are so proud of them! Come see what you support -- when you support life change at VRM.
Are you ready to rock, Visalia?!
The Inaugural Rockin' Run for Hope is coming soon!
Join us for a 10k & 2 Mile Walk/Run followed by food trucks & a concert and more fun stuff for the whole family. Click HERE for inspiration. Kids 12 and under are FREE!
As part of the 210 Connect Series, join us and Visalia's Local Historian Terry Ommen for a FREE evening of Visalia History as we talk about Structures, Styles and Stories of the original buildings in Visalia.
The evening will conclude with a Photograph Auction for you to take home a piece of Visalia's history in a photograph.
All proceeds from the Photograph Auction will benefit Visalia Rescue Mission.
Donate TODAY to support life change at Visalia Rescue Mission. CLICK HERE!
From a live Christmas tree auction to a formal dinner and dancing, this is an event not to be missed.
Get your tickets HERE.
The Express Employment Professionals office in Visalia is hosting a Pay it Forward Hiring Drive to put 150 unemployed individuals to work this holiday season.
The goal of this drive is to help give encouragement and purpose to as many job seekers as possible by providing them the opportunity to help provide for their families during the holidays.
To find out how you can help, call the Visalia Express offices at (559) 738-7822 for more information.
On Thursday, October 13, you are invited to join our annual banquet to celebrate with us as you hear our history, as well as hope-filled restoration stories. Chances are, you'll be sitting right next to one of our graduates and not even know it.
Join us, leave inspired, and let’s change lives together for another 35 years.