Glorifying God by helping those at their crossroads of life!


Serving Yuma Since 1959!

It would be our pleasure to hear from you!


Main Campus

944 S. Arizona Avenue, Yuma, Arizona 85364

(928) 783-9362


Kitchen & Dining : (928) 328-8608

Family Shelter: (928) 328-8611

Men's Shelter: (928) 783-9362, Ext. 100

Drug & Alcohol Stabilization: (928) 328-8082

Education Center: (928) 328-8236

Human Resources: (928) 328-8140

Ministry: (928) 328-8610



Accounting & Donations

Donations Specialist: (928) 259-5608

Finance & Accounting: (928) 259-5606



Thrift Store

550 W. 8th Street, Yuma, AZ 85364

(928) 726-0491


Store Dispatcher: (928) 328-8627

Store Cashier: (928) 328-8626




Our Directors:

Executive Director Myra Garlit

(928) 259-5551

Myra has been the Executive Director of Crossroads Mission since 2004. She holds a Master Degree in Education, certification as a Licensed Independent Substance Abuse Counselor, and as a Behavioral Health Professional. Her Christian faith has been instrumental in her championship and advocacy for the homeless and the addicted of our community.


Under her leadership as the first woman Executive Director, Crossroads Mission has tripled its program capacity, staff, and outreach. She led the multi-million building projects of the Family Shelter and the First Step Center of Excellence, as well as the purchase and expansion of the 2nd Chance Thrift Store.


Myra has been a Yuma resident for the past 46 years.  Her two sons and their families are also part of the Yuma community.  When not busy making a difference, she enjoys gardening and spending time with her 6 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.


Drug & Alcohol

Treatment Director  Cesar Acosta

(928) 259-5788

Clinical Operations Director

Chris Bolin

(928) 259-5756

Family Shelter Director

Rene Sonoqui

(928) 328-8609

Community Affairs Director

Barbara Rochester

(928) 328-8401

Marketing & Development Director Azucena Solorzano

(928) 328-8013

Finance Director Susan Jorgensen

(928) 259-5606

Human Resources Director

Hazel BestShaw

(928) 328-8140


Notifying the Public of Rights Under Title VI

Crossroads Mission operates its programs and services without regard to race, color, national origin or disability in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA). Any person who believes she or he has been aggrieved by any unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI may file a complaint with Crossroads Mission.

For more information on Crossroads Mission's civil rights program, and the procedures to file a complaint, contact Mark Tawzer, Title VI Coordinator, 928- 259-5664, (TTY 928-329-5664); email; or visit Mark’s office in the foundation building at 944 S Arizona Avenue, Yuma, AZ.

A complainant may file a complaint directly with the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) or the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) by filing a complaint directly with the corresponding offices of Civil Rights: ADOT: ATTN: Title VI Program Manager, 206 S. 17th Ave MD 155A RM:183,  Phoenix AZ, 85007. FTA: ATTN: Title VI Program Coordinator, East Building, 5th Floor-TCR, 1200 New Jersey Ave., SE, Washington, DC 20590.

If information is needed in another language, contact 928-783-9362. Para información en español llame a Azucena Solorzano al 928-328-8013.


FORMS:    Non Discrimination Complaint Procedures    |     Discrimination Complaint Form     |     Non Discrimination Notice to the Public English/Spanish


944 S. Arizona Avenue, Yuma  AZ 85364

(928) 783-9362