PEOPLE'S CITY MISSIONPeople’s City Mission was founded in 1907 to help struggling folks get back on their feet. For over one hundred years, we have assisted more than one million men, women, and children suffering from homelessness and poverty – people struggling with chemical addictions, fleeing domestic abuse, mental illness, divorce, abandonment, unemployment, and other life crises.
Our Impact in 2017
at our shelter
patient visits at our
free medical clinic
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Learn About What We Do
Transportation has been an important need for the homeless for a long time. Thanks to our Only251 campaign and the many donors participating in it, our Only251 shuttle is helping to meet this important need. In addition, a number of businesses in the city are joining in to hand out sack lunches and water to people in the streets throughout the day.
Lincoln's Choice Awards. We love this event because...well, it is right there in the name: it is LINCOLN'S choice. It is all about you, what you think, and the experiences you've had. The top honor is decided by the people who visit, dine, play, volunteer....who live...
As you got ready for school or work this morning, how long did it take you to find a pair of socks? A clean, matching pair without holes? Was it something you even had to think about? For many of us, it isn’t. We grab a folded pair out of the sock drawer (or rummage...
Some good news for a cold Wednesday. We just this overheard in a hallway at the Mission: "We were approved for an apartment and move in tomorrow." It is a short sentence, but it's one full of hope and encouragement. You can help us provide hope and encouragement to...