Open Door Mission – Spring 2021

May News & Updates

Thank you for taking the time to read our monthly e-newsletter that communicates

Mission news, updates, prayer requests, needs, events and success stories.

Mission Job Opportunities

  • Shelter Case Aid – Part Time (Samaritan House)
  • Women & Children’s Case Aid (Coldwater House)
  • Addiction Recovery Manager (Caring Center)
  • Addiction Recovery Case Aid (Caring Center)
  • Shelter Manager (Samaritan House)
  • Manager (Coldwater House)

For serious consideration of any posted job description, each applicant is required to complete an Application for Employment and General Questionnaire.

Each of the documents can be sent to Human Resources at

Fax: 585-454-2092

Mailed/Drop Off In Person: 156 North Plymouth Avenue, Rochester, NY 14608

Volunteer Service Opportunities

Visit our website and register as an individual or group today. We’ll be sure to follow up when we receive your inquiry.

Please note that volunteer service has reopened in a limited capacity, so we ask that you register for an opportunity to serve.

Click HERE to send a volunteer inquiry!


Current Needs List

Going shopping this week? Please take a look at our current needs list and consider buying a few items from our Amazon


If you’re shopping for yourself then please consider shopping at where a percentage of your purchasing dollars go to support the Mission.

2020 Annual Report


“Hope Lives” Radio Program

For the latest information effecting our communities homeless population and how Open Door Mission is addressing key issues your invited to tune in every third Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm on WYSL Radio 1040AM, 95.5FM, 92.1FM.

Business Sponsorship Opportunities Available!

Call Chris Scribani at (585) 325-3243 for more details.

What To Pray For

  1. Pray for the salvation and restoration of all those we serve with emergency shelter, food, clothes, addiction recovery, transitional housing, life skills and job readiness programs.
  2. Pray for peace and good health to all of our shelter guests, program residents, staff and their families.
  3. Pray for the families that just came into the Coldwater House and for those who recently moved out into their own permanent housing.
  4. Pray for continued success for the men who recently graduated from our addiction recovery program and for those just entering the program.
  5. Pray for the necessary resources to maintain our daily expenses.


Open Door Mission | 156 N. Plymouth Avenue, Rochester, NY 14608