Rescue Mission to host observation event tonight
The Madera Rescue Mission has invited the public to spend an evening tonight with the homeless.
The event is part of an observation of National Hunger and Homeless Awareness Month. It will be an opportunity to spend time and share conversations and even a dinner with a homeless person.
Attendees also will be able to view the work the Rescue Mission performs daily. The Rev. Felix Vigil, executive director of the mission, has returned to Madera and the mission after a short hiatus, and said he looks forward to the evening.
“We want to share what takes place here at the mission, including the meals, housing and the many services we provide.” ...