Note From Our Executive Director
Despite the uncertainty and challenges that we are currently facing, I have never been more energized and hopeful. Our little patch of the world is responding to the crisis quickly with generosity, brave and creative solutions, and collaboration.
In addition to maintaining general case work, transitional shelter, and food pantry operations, we have responded to the pandemic with a multi-prong approach to place individuals and families into safe temporary housing. In just a few weeks, we have:
We remain committed to our mission and we are doing more than ever before to end homelessness, one person at a time. The temporary increased operations are significant and cost an additional $12,000 per day. Your financial support and in-kind and volunteer support will allow us to continue this critical work.
Betty A. Bogg
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March 18th Chicago Tribune Article
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March 25th Evanston RoundTable Article
March 30th The Daily Northwestern Article
April 14th Chicago Tribune Article
April 15th Evanston Patch Article
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May 15th Evanston RoundTable Article
March 2020 Press Release
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