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.Read More »
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.Read More »
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.Read More »
During the 81 day walk, there were days she wanted to stop, but then remembered her mission which is to help the poor and homeless.
Once she arrived at our Nation’s Capital, Ness talked with lawmakers about ways they can help end poverty in our country.