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Opportunity to cook & serve at the Shelter

By | Community Support, February, January, March, Uncategorized, volunteer | No Comments

HomewardBound is looking for groups that would be interested in cooking and serving dinner at the shelter or Sponsoring dinner at the shelter! Dates that we have available are as follows: April- 1st, 2nd,  15th,  30th May-5th, 6th, 7th,  10th, 13th, 14th, 17th, 18th, 19th, 21st, 22nd, 25th, 26th, 30th June-2nd, 3rd, 4th, 10th, 11th, 15th, 17th, 18th, 21st, 22nd,…

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Shelter Wish List

By | Community Support, Fundraiser, Uncategorized | No Comments

HomewardBound is in need of the following items and would greatly appreciate donations! TOILET PAPER Paper Towels Razors OTC Pain Medication Hand Sanitizer Hygiene Products Meat (Ground beef, lunch meat, chicken…) Over the counter cold medicine Coffee Canned Fruit Canned Veggies Spices (Salt, pepper, garlic salt, onion powder…)

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October is Housing America Month

By | Awareness, Community Support, Homelessness Resources, October, Uncategorized | No Comments

October is Housing America Month. Housing America is a campaign that aims to raise national awareness of the need for and importance of safe, adequate, affordable housing through education, advocacy, and empowerment. Anyone from any walk of life is at risk of financial loss, job loss, or home displacement. Housing advocacy groups are working to broaden the definition of “homeless

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Welcome to HomewardBound of the Grand Valley

By | Homelessness Resources, Uncategorized | No Comments

Doug Karl, past Executive Director of HomewardBound of the Grand Valley, shows off one of the newly expanded bathrooms at the homeless shelter located at 2853 North Avenue.  The shelter went through a recent renovation in 2014 making a number of improvements, such as the addition of a family/handicapped bathroom, new ceilings, money-saving LED lighting and some new kitchen equipment…

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