Homeless During Holidays: How You Can HelpFor the first time in the Union Rescue Mission's history, more women and children than men live in the shelter, according to the shelter.
Life On Skid Row Becoming More Dangerous, Dire For HomelessLongtime advocates -- like the people who run the Union Rescue Mission -- see the situation as getting worse.
Shelter Working To House More Homeless From Freezing TemperaturesWith temperatures are expected to fall to the freezing point over the next few nights, the Union Rescue Mission is looking to provide more warm beds to people on the streets.
Singer Kylie Hughes To Perform At Union Rescue Mission GalaSinger Kylie Hughes visited the KCAL9 studios Tuesday ahead of the Hearts for Hope Gala this weekend.
Union Rescue Mission To Host Thanksgiving Meal For 4,000 On Skid RowVolunteers Thursday began deep-frying 580 turkeys that will be served Saturday at the Union Rescue Mission.
Dodgers' Andre Ethier To Host Carne Asada Cookout Benefiting Union Rescue MissionDodger fans can now sign up for a cookout with Andre Ethier that will benefit the Union Rescue Mission in downtown Los Angeles.
Local Homeless Advocate Receives Gift Of Life From His Wife For Valentine’s DayA Southland advocate for the homeless is on the road to recovery after receiving the ultimate Valentine’s Day gift from his wife—a kidney.
How To Help the Hungry This ThanksgivingWhile you're shopping for that fat turkey, take a moment to remember the hungry. Here are some places that will gladly take your help.
Shelter Charges Skid Row Residents For Overnight StaysSkid Row resident Dadisi Komolafe points indignantly to the sign reading "Union Rescue Mission," and grumbles that the name no longer fits since the shelter started charging for a nightly stay.
Georgia Mother, 3 Children Found Safe In Santa MonicaThe mother and three children reported missing have been found safe in Santa Monica after having set off a nation-wide search.