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Who We Are

Since 1953, with the help of generous donors and community partners, the Kokomo Rescue Mission has been proclaiming the Good News and demonstrating the compassion of Jesus Christ to the homeless, hungry, and hurting in North Central Indiana. It is our mission to see them achieve wholeness through Christ-centered programs and services.

Our Mission

Kokomo Rescue Mission exists to proclaim the Good News and demonstrate the compassion of Jesus Christ to the homeless, hungry, and hurting in North Central Indiana.

Our Vision

The vision of Kokomo Rescue Mission is to see the homeless, hungry, and hurting achieve wholeness through its Christ-centered programs and services.

Our Leadership

Kevin Smith, Executive Director for Kokomo Rescue Mission

Kevin L. Smith


Executive Director

Troy Hintz, Director of Men's Ministry for Kokomo Rescue Mission

Troy Hintz


Director of Men's Ministry

Anna Brown, Director of Women's Ministry for Kokomo Rescue Mission

Anna Brown


Director of Women's Ministry

Jesse Fondots, Director of Operations for Kokomo Rescue Mission

Jesse Fondots


Director of Operations

Trilce Schneirla, Director of Development for Kokomo Rescue Mission

Trilce Schneirla


Director of Development

Board of Directors

Officers 2023-2024

Mike Fox, Board President for Kokomo Rescue Mission
Board President

Mike Fox


Coca-Cola Bottling Company of Kokomo

Riley Case, Board Vice President for Kokomo Rescue Mission
Board Vice President

Riley Case


Retired Pastor

Judy Golitko, Board Secretary for Kokomo Rescue Mission
Board Secretary

Judy Golitko


Attorney

Dottye Robeson, the Board Treasurer for Kokomo Rescue Mission
Board Treasurer

Dottye Robeson


Retired CPA

Jim Hubenthal, a board member at Kokomo Rescue Mission
Jim Hubenthal

Volunteer and Retired Engineer

Curtis C. Welke, a board member at Kokomo Rescue Mission
Curtis C. Welke

Attorney

Scott Maple, a board member at Kokomo Rescue Mission
Scott Maple

Maple Farms

Chris Smith, a board member at Kokomo Rescue Mission
Chris Smith


Melissa DeWeese, a board member at Kokomo Rescue Mission
Melissa DeWeese

Western Primary School Principal

Lee Miller of the Board of Directors for Kokomo Rescue Mission
Lee Miller

Retired Pastor

Katelyn Ward, a board member at Kokomo Rescue Mission
Katelyn Ward

LaFayette Park Elementary School Teacher

Tony Stewart of the Board of Directors for Kokomo Rescue Mission
Tony Stewart

Consultant, Pastor, City Council Member

Rod Miller, a board member at Kokomo Rescue Mission
Rod Miller

Crop Fertilizer Specialist

Location Manager

Sharon Reed, a board member at Kokomo Rescue Mission
Sharon Reed

Pastor and Owner, Esther’s Place Boutique

Board of Directors

Officers 2023-2024

Mike Fox, Board President for Kokomo Rescue Mission
Board President

Mike Fox


Coca-Cola Bottling Company of Kokomo

Riley Case, Board Vice President for Kokomo Rescue Mission
Board Vice President

Riley Case


Retired Pastor

Judy Golitko, Board Secretary for Kokomo Rescue Mission
Board Secretary

Judy Golitko


Attorney

Dottye Robeson, the Board Treasurer for Kokomo Rescue Mission
Board Treasurer

Dottye Robeson


Retired CPA

Jim Hubenthal, a board member at Kokomo Rescue Mission
Jim Hubenthal

Volunteer and Retired Engineer

Curtis C. Welke, a board member at Kokomo Rescue Mission
Curtis C. Welke

Attorney

Scott Maple, a board member at Kokomo Rescue Mission
Scott Maple

Maple Farms

Chris Smith, a board member at Kokomo Rescue Mission
Chris Smith


Sharon Reed, a board member at Kokomo Rescue Mission
Sharon Reed

Pastor and Owner, Esther’s Place Boutique

Melissa DeWeese, a board member at Kokomo Rescue Mission
Melissa DeWeese

Western Primary School Principal

Katelyn Ward, a board member at Kokomo Rescue Mission
Katelyn Ward

LaFayette Park Elementary School Teacher

Rod Miller, a board member at Kokomo Rescue Mission
Rod Miller

Crop Fertilizer Specialist

Location Manager

Tony Stewart of the Board of Directors for Kokomo Rescue Mission
Tony Stewart

Consultant, Pastor, City Council Member

Lee Miller of the Board of Directors for Kokomo Rescue Mission
Lee Miller

Retired Pastor

Learn more about the Mission

Invite Us: A KRM representative can speak at your next gathering, whether that be worship, a small group gathering, or a special event. Our tabletop display, along with a mission representative, is available for mission-centered events.

Tour the Mission: Individuals, families, groups, or Sunday school classes are welcome to tour KRM to see what God is doing. And consider our volunteer opportunities while there!

Contact us at (765) 456-3838 to schedule a tour today!

Employment Opportunities

CURRENT OPEN POSITIONS (click for job descriptions):

Maintenance Director

Kokomo Rescue Mission is committed to giving hope that changes lives through a transformational relationship with Jesus Christ. We consider every position to be a vital ministry position and a valued part of our team.

Therefore, it is expected that all employees of Kokomo Rescue Mission have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and adhere to Kokomo Rescue Mission’s Statement of Faith.

We would love to have you join our team! Please complete the Employment Application. Then send both the application and your resumé to one of the following:

Mail:
Kokomo Rescue Mission
Attn. Employment
321 W. Mulberry St. Kokomo, IN 46901
Email: missioninfo@rescuekokomo.org
Female staff member driving forklift at Kokomo Rescue Mission Care & Share donations center warehouse