In 2014, 300 AGRM member missions served more than 65 million meals; provided more than 20 million nights of lodging; bandaged the emotional wounds of thousands of abuse victims; helped more than 36,000 people find independent housing; assisted some 45,000 people in finding employment; and graduated nearly 17,000 individuals from addiction recovery programs. Every year, the results of their work positively influence surrounding communities in countless ways.
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Snapshot Survey Archive
October Survey by Association of Gospel Rescue Missions Nationwide Shows Slight Decline in Number of Iraq-Afghanistan Vets Homeless
(Nov. 25, 2013) – Overall, slightly fewer Persian Gulf and Afghanistan war veterans are seeking services from US rescue missions, according to a survey conducted by the Association of Gospel Rescue Missions (AGRM) in October of this year.
October research focuses on thousands seeking help at rescue missions
(Nov. 13, 2012) – Twice as many veterans of conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan are seeking aid from rescue missions as were last year, according to the Association of Gospel Rescue Missions’ 23rd annual Snapshot Survey of about 19,000 individuals. Although on the whole, the percentage of veterans (13 percent) has remained steady during the past year, this group has jumped from 6 percent in 2011 to 12 percent of those served at North American missions.
Data reveals never-before-homeless and victims of physical violence seeking assistance.
(Nov. 23, 2011) – Nearly one in five people experiencing homelessness (21%) have been the victims of physical violence within the past twelve months. According to the 22nd annual Snapshot Survey from the Association of Gospel Rescue Missions (AGRM), those reporting such recent assaults have risen 6 percent from the same time last year.
Annual survey: Intact families seeking aid from rescue missions nationwide
(Nov. 29, 2010) – With 43.6 million Americans slipping into poverty, members of the Association of Gospel Rescue Missions (AGRM) are seeing an increasing number of people on the brink of homelessness, according to the 21st annual Snapshot Survey of the Homeless.
Men with children and intact families needing help on the rise
(Nov. 25, 2009) – Gospel rescue missions across North America are working harder than ever to offer help and hope to the growing population of men, women and children—hit hard by high unemployment rates and financial struggles— experiencing hunger and homelessness for the very first time, in addition to serving the chronically homeless and addicted. The Association of Gospel Rescue Missions’ (AGRM) 20th annual Snapshot Survey of the Homeless points to this increasing need and provides insights about who gospel rescue missions are serving.