Instilling Hope; Empowering Lives

Charity is those with lesser needs helping those with greater needs

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Click the link below to make an easy, one-time financial contribution
to your homeless neighbors.  

Or mail your your contribution to the following address:

Community Rescue Mission
P.O. Box 607
Fort Smith, AR 72902

Drop off Donations: 310 North "F" St.  - Daily 8am-5pm

We value our relationship with our donors and don't share your information with any organizations. We appreciate you having confidence in us as we use your contribution to help the homeless with shelter, food, clothing, social services, and inspirational services.

  • We are a registered 501(c)3 non profit organization

We have added a list of special needs available for you to print off

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Other Ways to Give

Clothing and More
We accept clothing for men, women, and children of all sizes.  Our clients can use new or used clothing that is in good condition.  We will always accept towels or household items for our clients.  You can drop off the items at 310 N. F Street Fort Smith, Arkansas.

Many of our residents do not have the transportation that they need to get back and forth to work.  Bicycles, vehicles, boats,  etc. will be a donation for our clients that would go above and beyond.
You can donate stock by contacted our financial team.  Please contact Brian Hilts if you would like to donate stock. 
Seven days a week we serve meals to the homeless people in the river valley.  From canned goods to a loaf of bread, our clients need it.  We accept all donations of food. 
Legacy Gifts
Consider leaving a gift that will go beyond our natural lives for the poor. Knowing that your money or other items can be used to help the continuation of serving the homeless in our community.  . For more information email our Executive Director, Brian Hilts at also feel free to call us at 14797821443 and schedule an appointment. 


Each year the Community Rescue Mission sells apples as our annual fundraiser. Your purchase of a box of apples will go to help the local homeless shelter continue our work and progress in the community with the homeless. If you would like to purchase a box of apples and live in the Fort Smith area then please submit your request by email to the address provided below. Or you may use the contact us in the website. Also you may call us at 479.782.1443 any day of the week. The Apples we sale each year are Gala 113 count. 

When: Orders in October through Mid November
Cost:  $50.00 per box of 113 count Gala apples.
Your order can be picked up or delivered to your home  December 6th-9th.

To submit an order just email your Name, Address, Phone Number and the number of boxes you want to:

Click the apple below to print out the Apples on a Mission Card and mail to:

Community Rescue Mission
 P.O. Box 607
Fort Smith, AR 72901