More than a century of experience
2006… that’s when the Jersey Shore Rescue Mission opened our doors to Asbury Park’s homeless and hurting.
Founded by the leadership of the Market Street Mission, our sister Mission in Morristown, we shared a common ministry goal: to deliver those in need by sharing the good new of Jesus Christ.
For a decade, Executive Director G. David Scott and our Board were dedicated and passionate about providing Rescue Mission services in Asbury Park. That dream became a reality when our current location at 701 Memorial Drive property was purchased on May 23, 2006 – and our doors officially opened on February, 11, 2007.
When we started, we planned to provide:
With more than a century of success, both Missions share the good news of Christ’s love through meeting immediate and long-term needs of our guests: food and shelter, coupled with our long-term recovery program that helps people become healthy, stable and Godly members of our community.