The City Mission empowers men, women, and children in crisis to overcome their unique, complex paths to homelessness. Because no one person’s needs are the same, we create individualized, comprehensive programs to assist clients in building their stabilized and independent future. Our mission to reach hearts and change lives in Cleveland has not waivered since 1910, and we will continue to provide basic needs, critical recovery resources, and practical paths to a sustainable future to all seeking help and hope here.
Our Mission Statement:
Providing help and hope to all people through the transforming power of God's love.
Curious about what we believe? View our Statement of Faith.
Our Vision Statement:
The City Mission, known for faithfully proclaiming the gospel of Jesus Christ, will be a catalyst for positive change in Cleveland resulting in the radical transformation of individuals and communities for generations to come.
Our Core Values:
The values of The City Mission serve as the behavioral guidance system of the Mission. Organizational strategy, goals, actions and behavior will all be inspired by, evaluated against, and conformed to the values of The City Mission.
Directed by the Bible
Dedicated to Transformation
Bound by Integrity
Inspired by Responsibility
Energized by Collaboration
Strengthened by Commitment
The City Mission is a 501(c)(3). Donations are tax-deductible to the full extent permitted by the law, 89% of every dollar spent goes directly to client care.