NEWS

Shelter Care Receives Office Furniture Makeover from Widmer Interiors

Posted Wednesday October 25, 2017 by Shelter Care Team

Widmer Wish, a unique program of Widmer Interiors, that awards a local...

Widmer Wish, a unique program of Widmer Interiors, that awards a local nonprofit with a $20,000 office refurnishing, chose Shelter Care Ministries as this year's recipient. ...

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Shelter Care Receives Office Furniture Makeover from Widmer Interiors

Your Donation $ at Work Housing Program

Posted Friday October 13, 2017 by Shelter Care Team

The program definitely helped by having the unit furnished because I had...

The program definitely helped by having the unit furnished because I had no beds for us to lay on, nor a couch or kitchen table to sit at, and I'm...

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Your Donation $ At Work Jubilee Center

Posted Thursday October 12, 2017 by Shelter Care Team

Thomas Parker had struggled with homelessness for the past 17 years of...

Thomas Parker had struggled with homelessness for the past 17 years of his life. He found a bed at the Rockford Rescue Mission, became a member of the Jubilee Center...

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GKN Foundation Grant Supports Shelter Care

Posted Friday September 08, 2017 by Shelter Care Team

The Jubilee Center members are the lucky recipients of a grant from...

The Jubilee Center members are the lucky recipients of a grant from the GKN Foundation to assist with transportation to their various appointments and field trips....

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GKN Foundation Grant Supports Shelter Care

Your Donation $ at Work – Housing Program

Posted Thursday September 07, 2017 by Shelter Care Team

Read Ginna's story to find out how Shelter Care's Housing Program has...

Read Ginna's story to find out how Shelter Care's Housing Program has helped her family....

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Your Donation $ at Work – Housing Program

Your Donation$ at Work- MAYA’S House

Posted Monday July 17, 2017 by Shelter Care Team

Read Shanay's story to find out how MAYA'S House has helped she...

Read Shanay's story to find out how MAYA'S House has helped she and her family....

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Your Donation$ at Work- MAYA’S House

Celebrating Jubilee Members and Volunteers!

Posted Monday June 13, 2016 by Shelter Care Team

On April 28, six Jubilee members were accompanied by staff to experience...

On April 28, six Jubilee members were accompanied by staff to experience the Nicholas Conservatory Butterfly exhibit. Members enjoyed interacting and examining the multiple species of beautiful butterflies on display....

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Celebrating Jubilee Members and Volunteers!

Meet Jeremiah. He comes to MAYA’S House

Posted Tuesday May 24, 2016 by Shelter Care Team

Jeremiah is an energetic two year old. He and his mother became...

Jeremiah is an energetic two year old. He and his mother became homeless two months ago and found temporary shelter at the Rockford Rescue Mission's Women's Crisis Center. Jeremiah's mother...

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Meet Jeremiah. He comes to MAYA’S House

Donation $ At Work

Posted Monday April 25, 2016 by Shelter Care Team

This spring, nutrition students from Northern Illinois University (NIU) selected MAYA'S House...

This spring, nutrition students from Northern Illinois University (NIU) selected MAYA'S House for their community capstone project. Their project consisted of two parts: First, the students reached out to...

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Your Donation$ At Work

Posted Monday December 14, 2015 by Shelter Care Team

Your financial help means the difference between a family sleeping in a...

Your financial help means the difference between a family sleeping in a car at night and a family having a roof over their head. Read one family's story and consider...

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Your Donation$ At Work