Prayer: Please continue to pray for the people the Lord sends to us, and their families. Please pray for the Mission staff for discernment and wisdom when ministering to those who come to us for help.

Food Servers, Kitchen Prep and Pantry Boxes: We depend on volunteers to help with our Food Outreach Ministry. Individuals and groups of volunteers can sign up to do Food Prep, Serve a Meal, be a Dishwasher, or Assemble Food Pantry Boxes. Please click here to choose a day and time to serve. Children must be at least 15 years old and accompanied by an adult

Other Volunteer Opportunities: The Bridgeport Rescue Mission has many service opportunities for individuals or groups interested in volunteering their time and energies to a worthwhile cause.  To get started. please review our many volunteer opportunities. Click here


  • Financial Support
    • Credit Card Donation Online.  Click here
    • Credit Card Donations can also be called in to the Mission (203) 333-4087 x 103.
    • Mail your check to: BRM, P.O. Box 9057, Bridgeport, CT 06601-9057 or drop your donation off at 1088 Fairfield Avenue, Bridgeport.
    • Please remember the Mission when planning your estate.
  • Gifts-in-Kind
    We accept the following items:
    • Twin beds only.
    • Washer & dryers that are in working order
    • Cable ready televisions that work
    • Car seats for small children; we do not need other children's furniture at this time
    • Gently used clothing for men, women and children
    • Twin size sheets and blankets
    • Towels
    • Toiletry items
    • We are always in GREAT need of food staples because we serve 175,000 meals a year

    If you have items that we accept, please Deliver them to the Mission located at 1088 Fairfield Avenue at the corner of Fairfield and Sherwood Avenues any day between 8:00 A.M. and 7:00 P.M.  There is always someone here to unload your car.

    Due to the high cost of gas and lack of resources, we regret that we CANNOT make pick-ups at this time.  Thanks for bringing your items to the mission.


Frozen Turkeys
Canned Hams
Frozen Hot Dogs
Baked Beans
Canned Fruit
Canned Vegetables
Canned Soup
Dry Pasta
Jars of Pasta Sauce
Cake & Brownie Mixes
Cans of Coffee
Instant Drink Mixes
  Items donated to the mission will be given to individuals, families, or appropriate agencies