The Mission Field is right here in our own backyard! Here are some ways you may volunteer:

  • Food preparation for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
  • Tutoring
  • Repair work
  • Yard work
  • Board membership
  • Organizing food or supply drives
  • Discipleship/Mentoring
  • Shelter coverage
  • Case management
  • Internship

Get to know God’s heart for the poor as well as the generosity He requires for our own hearts and lives. Together we can make a difference!

All volunteers, with the exception of those participating in a special event or one-time group volunteer opportunity MUST attend a volunteer orientation and submit an application. Orientations take place on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month at 10 a.m. Please contact Barbara Wray at (704) 751-1258 to sign up for or schedule your own volunteer orientation.

Volunteer Handbook                        Youth Waiver

Volunteer Application                      Youth Requirements

“I was naked, and ye clothed me: I was sick, and ye visited me: I was in prison, and ye came unto me.” Matthew 25:36 KJV

How Can You Help?


Your gift aids the Cleveland County Rescue Mission in providing food for the hungry, shelter for the homeless, medical assistance for the poor, and a renewed sense of self-worth for so many. In addition, your gift equals Job training, GED education, employment preparation skills, recovery for the addicted, and the list goes on and on.

Visit our Donate Now page to give your best tax-deductible donation or click Volunteer Information for opportunities to volunteer within the rescue mission.