Our Mission

The purpose of the Shalom Community Center is to aid and empower people experiencing homelessness and poverty. Read more about our vision and values…

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About Shalom

Shalom Community Center, Inc. is a safe, daytime resource center for people experiencing homelessness and poverty in South Central Indiana.

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Support Our Work

Looking for a unique way to contribute to Shalom? In addition to our numerous Volunteer Opportunities, we accept both monetary gifts and in-kind donations.

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Money matters when fighting homelessness and poverty!

Recent Blog Posts

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More Than Shelter – A Comprehensive Approach to Ending Homelessness

Homelessness has only existed as a sociological phenomena for about 30 years. We’ve...

Homeless Jesus*

“No one knows his name, a man who lives on the streets, and walks around in rags....

Crawford Resident Billy Young Named 2014 Homeward Bound Spokesperson

The Homeward Bound walk is an annual effort to help raise awareness and funding for...

Homeward Bound 2014

Mark your calendars – Sunday, April 13, 2013 is the official date for the 12th...

Why Some People Don’t Use “High Expectation” Shelters and Missions

Some have suggested that the only reason people don’t use high barrier shelters is...

A Fool For The Poor

Over 4 years ago, I was hired to be the Assistant Director of the Shalom Community...

Urgent Need for Camping Gear

With the closing of the Interfaith Winter Shelter for the season, as many as 60 people...