Randy Salars is manager of the Silver City Gospel Mission, which has as its mission: Feeding the hungry, clothing the cold and giving hope to Silver City's hopeless. He is the author of every item posted in this column.
Published on Wednesday, 22 March 2017 07:44
In 2012, RT’s Anastasia Churkina made this report on the harsh reality of America’s recession that led to hunger and poverty. Sadly, this video is still relevant to these days. Watch what remained relevan-- Continue reading
Published on Wednesday, 22 March 2017 07:43
I had a question the other day from a health conscious citizen about the types of meals we serve in the soup kitchen and the food we give out in the food pantry.
I think we do a pretty good job, but t-- Continue reading
Published on Monday, 20 March 2017 07:39
I see it daily: Lives lived without meaning drifting from one toy, fad or bright, shiny object to the next. Lots of leisure, but no rest. Lots of parties, but no joy. Lots of drugs and alcohol, but no-- Continue reading
Published on Wednesday, 15 March 2017 08:48
Simply defined, homelessness is the state of having no home or permanent place of residence. But it is a state far more complicated than this given definition. In America, many or-- Continue reading
Published on Thursday, 09 March 2017 09:19
This year the Silver City Rotary Club will be holding their Silent Auction Fundraiser and Gala on Sat, Oc 7. They are shooting to raise $100,000 and will be assisting three local non-profits from the-- Continue reading
Published on Monday, 06 March 2017 07:59
There will be a mobile food pantry for parents of 6th Street School Children this Monday, Feb 6 at the Knights of Columbus building on Swan Street. It will begin around 1 pm and last until the food ru-- Continue reading
Published on Thursday, 02 March 2017 08:14
This Friday is Employee Appreciation Day and I’d just like to take a moment to thank all of our awesome staff down here at the Mission.
Simon Sotello has been with us for more than a year and runs the-- Continue reading
Published on Monday, 27 February 2017 07:57
The men’s shelter is running pretty smoothly, we have our racks full of clothing, there is food in the pantry, but there are a few things we are short of.
We need bags (either plastic or paper) for fo-- Continue reading