Your Gift Makes a Difference. 

Donate now to give hope for people in Greater Springfield area.

The need seems overwhelming at times as we serve those who suffer from a harsh life on the streets. Just $1.92 provides a life-saving meal and begins the process of healing and restoration in the lives of our homeless neighbors. Thank you for your gift, and may God bless you for caring.

Choose from the options below:

Give life-saving meals!

Donate online to give hope for the homeless in Greater Springfield.

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Join the Sustainers of Hope, register for monthly donations.

Join Sustainers of Hope! Register for monthly donations.

Looking for other ways to donate? Learn more below.

Matching Gifts

Ask your employer today!

Consider finding out if your employer has a matching gift program to be twice blessed with your gift.  Every $1 you give will be doubled through your employee's match program, meaning twice the meals, shelter, and hope for our neediest neighbors. For more information, please contact Georgia Briggs, Donor Relations Coordinator, 413-732-0808 ext. 223,

Give Monthly -

Monthly donors provide support we can count on year-round!

Join our Sustainers of Hope and donate monthly! You decide how much you would like to give and how you would like to pay to support our prorams.  This helps us to continue to offer our vital prorams while helping reduce our administrative and overhead expenses.

For more information please contact Georgia Briggs, Donor Relations Coordinator, 413-732-0808 ext. 223,


Sustainer of Hope

Donating Items

All items donated will go directly to the poor, homeless and hurting people in our community. All items are distributed FREE OF CHARGE!

Donation Days/Times:

Monday - Sunday 8AM – 8PM
Drop Site: 10 Mill Street, Springfield, MA  01108


  • Clothing must be “gently used”, freshly laundered, pre-sorted according to men, women and children sizes and labeled accordingly.  Undergarments and socks MUST be purchased new.
  • Bedding items must be "gently used" and freshly laundered.
  • Toiletries must be new.
  • Food must be within expiration date, unopened, unused.
We are not able to accept the following items:
  • Any broken or unusable item or items that needs repair
  • Baby food/formula
  • Car seats (these items are under federal safety guidelines)
  • Clothing with stains, tears or fading 
  • Computers, monitors and printers
  • Cribs (these items are under federal safety guidelines)
  • Decorations
  • Fax machines
  • Food that is expired, opened or used
  • Furniture
  • Hazardous items that require special disposal
  • Mattresses 
  • Medicines
  • Paint
  • Stuffed animals – we can accept new
  • Toiletries that are expired, opened or used
  • Toys – we can ONLY accept new  
  • TV’s

We are in the business of giving God's best!  Therefore, we will not give out anything that we ourselves would not use or wear.  Unfortunately, we have had additional dumpster charges for these items and delivery charges for trucking unusable clothing to an industrial rag recycling facility. That is not money well spent. Please donate according to our guidelines and know we appreciate your generosity!

Legacy and Memorial Gifts

A final gift of love is a lasting legacy of hope. Give the gift that keeps on giving! Leaving a legacy of charitable giving for future generations is a rewarding and noble act. You can leave a charitable gift, and at the same, time provide for the future of your loved ones. For questions about legacy gifts, please contact Georgia Briggs, Donor Relations Coordinator, 413-732-0808 ext. 223,

Memorial and Honorary Gifts 


There’s no better way to remember or honor a loved one than by helping the most vulnerable people in our community. For more information, please contact Georgia Briggs, Donor Relations Coordinator, 413-732-0808 ext. 223,

Click below to view the latest gifts made in honor or memory of your loved ones: 

  November_2017_Memorial_Gifts.doc       Nov_2017_In_honor_of_Gifts.pdf

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Serving the homeless in Jesus' name since 1892.

The goal of the Springfield Rescue Mission since 1892 is to meet the physical and spiritual needs of the hungry, homeless, addicted, and poor by introducing them to Christ and helping them apply the Word of God to every area of their lives..

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