LifeBuilder Success Stories

Tour Tuesday – A closer look into City Rescue Mission’s LifeBuilders Program

Tour Tuesday LifeBuilders – LEAP Program from City Rescue Mission Jax on Vimeo.

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Frank Denton: Meet the grateful recipient of a rescue mission

City rescue Mission had the privilege to host Mr. Frank Denton, Editor of the Times Union, last week. Mr. Denton had an opportunity to tour our facilities, both New Life Inn and the McDuff Campus. Prior to the tour, Mr. Denton was introduced to one of or eligible LifeBuilder Graduates,

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Michelle’s Story

Michelle was born locally in Jacksonville. Her upbringing might mirror that of many people, coming from a loving home. “My parents wanted the best from me. They said go to college, participate in cheerleading, dance and piano,” Michelle explained. “i think maybe they expected so much from me and i

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Doris’ Story

I knew I was in the right place as soon as I arrived at City Rescue Mission, but I traveled a rough road in my life to get here. I grew up in a small town in Georgia as the seventh of nine kids in a two bedroom, one bathroom

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Clyde’s Story

Clyde Stanley is a born and bred Florida native. Originally from Fort Pierce, Stanley and his family migrated to Miami where he lived until the age of 14 when they moved to the First Coast. “We moved to Jacksonville when my mother noticed the trouble starting in my life.” At

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