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1. CEO Spends Night On Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

  • Published: 5 years ago
  • Duration: 5:19
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CEO Spends Night On Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

Andy Bales, CEO of Union Rescue Mission, spent one night on the streets of Skid Row. How he described it? Hell on earth.


2. Living in a Skid Row Tent: Alayna’s Story | Union Rescue Mission

  • Published: 1 year ago
  • Duration: 5:31
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Living in a Skid Row Tent: Alayna’s Story | Union Rescue Mission

Alayna is just one of more than 2000 men and women sleeping in tents and boxes on the sidewalks of Skid Row in Los Angeles.


3. Ride Along With The LAPD Through Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

  • Published: 5 years ago
  • Duration: 5:20
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Ride Along With The LAPD Through Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

LAPD Sergeant Deon Joseph looks tough in his uniform. But look closer and you'll see he has a heart for people experiencing ...


4. State of the Streets | Union Rescue Mission

  • Published: 4 months ago
  • Duration: 3:53
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State of the Streets | Union Rescue Mission

Union Rescue Mission CEO, Rev. Andy Bales, describes the current State of the Streets on LA's Skid Row.


5. Los Angeles skid row union rescue mission

  • Published: 6 months ago
  • Duration: 0:50
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6. Making Room at the Inn: Maria's Story | Union Rescue Mission

  • Published: 1 year ago
  • Duration: 3:28
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Making Room at the Inn: Maria's Story | Union Rescue Mission

Maria is one of more than 1300 men, women, and children experiencing homelessness that Union Rescue Mission is sheltering ...


7. From the Marines to Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

  • Published: 3 years ago
  • Duration: 5:19
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From the Marines to Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

Billy spent 21 years in the Marines, leading men into combat and working to bring them safely back from each mission. But when ...


8. Cooking For Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

  • Published: 6 years ago
  • Duration: 4:23
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Cooking For Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

URM's Chef Larry struggled with homelessness in Pasadena for six years before discovering God's perfect recipe for a ...


9. First Steps to Recovery on Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

  • Published: 5 years ago
  • Duration: 5:30
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First Steps to Recovery on Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

Transitioning from the streets of Skid Row to a better life is a journey. A journey that begins with Seeds of Hope — our addiction ...


10. Love Story on Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

  • Published: 3 years ago
  • Duration: 4:49
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Love Story on Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

Ruben wasted so many years addicted to drugs and alcohol. He and his girlfriend spent six months on the streets of Los Angeles, ...


11. Washing Dishes With Joy On Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

  • Published: 4 years ago
  • Duration: 4:10
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Washing Dishes With Joy On Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

Keith is thankful for every dish he washes at Union Rescue Mission. Each one is a reminder of how far he's come from his days on ...


12. Skid Row Union Rescue Mission

  • Published: 6 years ago
  • Duration: 1:13
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Skid Row Union Rescue Mission

Palos Verdes volunteer group "Los Hermanos Rojo" went down to the Union Rescue Mission on Skid Row to lend a helping hand ...


13. Earning a GED on Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

  • Published: 5 years ago
  • Duration: 4:34
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Earning a GED on Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

More than 100 people visit URM's Learning Center each day. There, they can learn how to read. Use a computer. Get their GED.


14. Corporate Executives Give Back to Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

  • Published: 6 years ago
  • Duration: 4:52
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Corporate Executives Give Back to Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

"The Way Home..." Perhaps there are no better means to finding 'the way home' than having steady employment. How does that ...


15. How Does Skid Row Celebrate Christmas? | Union Rescue Mission

  • Published: 4 years ago
  • Duration: 4:17
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How Does Skid Row Celebrate Christmas? | Union Rescue Mission

2000 people will wake up on Skid Row this Christmas morning. Men, women, and children will be huddled in the cold on the ...


16. Homeless Teenagers Living On LA's Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

  • Published: 7 years ago
  • Duration: 5:08
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Homeless Teenagers Living On LA's Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

We hope you will take a moment to watch the story of Michelle — the eldest of 5 children who lives with her mom and siblings at ...


17. Homeless Families in Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

  • Published: 5 years ago
  • Duration: 4:09
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Homeless Families in Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

More than 200 mothers and kids come to Union Rescue Mission (URM) for help each month. Families in desperate need of a safe ...


18. Finding Hope on Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

  • Published: 4 years ago
  • Duration: 2:31
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Finding Hope on Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

Their stories are different, but people experiencing homelessness on Skid Row are all seeking the same thing. Hope for a better ...


19. Former Addict Now Serves on Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

  • Published: 5 years ago
  • Duration: 4:51
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Former Addict Now Serves on Skid Row | Union Rescue Mission

Thelma knows about life on the streets. She recently celebrated 14 years clean from drugs — and she's sharing the lessons she's ...


20. The children of Skid Row: Peter’s story | Union Rescue Mission

  • Published: 1 year ago
  • Duration: 4:17
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The children of Skid Row: Peter’s story | Union Rescue Mission

Peter grew up without a father and struggled in school but at Union Rescue Mission he found transformation in helping others...