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New Home Gift from Wells Fargo Bank

Posted Friday, December 5, 2014 by Shelter Care Ministries

Good news!! The board approved accepting a single family home gift through Well Fargo Bank. The house is in excellent condition, comes with a $15,000 capital reserve fund and upgrades. Currently a family in one of the Shelter Care units was approved for a Housing Choice Voucher through Rockford Housing Authority and will be moving in after the first of the year!! Win/Win for everyone, the bank, Shelter Care, the community and the family.

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New Home Gift from Wells Fargo Bank

Artale Wine Tasting

Posted Friday, October 17, 2014 by Shelter Care Ministries

Artale Wine Tasting Event will be held on Friday, January 2, 2015. Bring a group of friends and enjoy 30-40 wines from 4 tasting stations and hors d'oeuvres by Josef Barbados.

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Artale Wine Tasting

Housing Application Information

Posted Sunday, December 14, 2014 by Shelter Care Ministries

Shelter Care Ministries is taking applications for our Emergency Housing Program until Monday, December 22 at 11:00 AM. Pick up an application at our offices at 412 N. Church St. from 8:30 until 4:00 pm each day OR scroll down this page to find a link to the application. You can print it off, fill it out and bring in to our office.

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Housing Application Information


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