Rick’s Picks

Based on an unforgettable true story of forgiveness, friendship, family, and faith, SAME KIND OF DIFFERENT AS ME opens in theatres October 20. With two Academy Award® winners and two nominees, the film’s outstanding cast brings to life the New York Times bestseller that interweaves...

Sagamore Institute had the pleasure of hosting an event in May where they presented Baylor University’s Institute for Religious Studies recent research on homelessness. Troy Riggs, from Sagamore Institute and Rick Alvis, from Wheeler Mission, both spoke about the current needs in Indianapolis. Troy Riggs is...

Recently, Rick was interviewed on the radio by Mark Eckel with Comenius Institute. Rick shared his vision for Wheeler Mission, how Wheeler partners with other ministries in the community to serve the homeless, and shares stories of struggle, hope and recovery.   [button size='large' style='' text='Listen Here'...

Wheeler Mission has developed a new initiative to provide a unique opportunity for women who have survived homelessness, addictions, and brokenness. Restored Creations is the social enterprise of Wheeler Mission’s Center for Women & Children in Indianapolis and Bloomington, Indiana. Attached to each handcrafted soy...