Help meet the physical and spiritual needs of homeless neighbors.


Your Gift of $115 helps 60 people


Together, we provide Christ-centered care to homeless and hungry men, women and children in Northeast Ohio.

On Wednesday, March 18, 2020 Rev. Jeff Kaiser, CEO, Haven of Rest Ministries was quoted in the article “Nonprofit Groups Fill Growing Need” in the Akron Beacon Journal.

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The federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act, the largest aid package ever considered by Congress, has passed the Senate and House and has been signed into law. It includes important provisions for nonprofits and small businesses:

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Haven of Rest Ministries offers many ways you and your family can touch the life of a poor and homeless man, woman or child.

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Homelessness in Akron

On any given day, there are nearly 850 homeless people in Summit County. Even more are hungry and struggling. Haven of Rest Ministries plays a vital role in our community by addressing this growing need and helping to break the cycle of homelessness so that people can live brighter, hope-filled lives.

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Our Impact

Since 1943, Haven of Rest Ministries has responded to the plight of the poor and homeless in our community. Thanks to friends like you, last year we provided:

Upcoming Events

Throughout the year Haven of Rest hosts a variety of events to bring our community together to help homeless men, women and children. Upcoming events include:
$3.00 of every ticket purchased will be donated to Haven of Rest Ministries.
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 SUMMER EVENT CANCELLATIONS DUE TO COVID-19 The challenges of living with COVID-19 are  As Ohio begins to open up again many decisions have to ...
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