by Patrick H. Vanderburgh, Executive Director
It’s almost impossible to describe the overwhelming loneliness and despair many hurting men and women experience before they come to the Milwaukee Rescue Mission. Whether they’re struggling with addictions, abuse or just the tragic circumstances of life, they find themselves paralyzed by defeat and overwhelming depression. Many have burned all their bridges to friends and family who love them. And some will never recover if nothing ever changes in their lives.