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Severe Weather Opening

Posted by on Jan 12, 2018 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Severe Weather Opening

In response to the weather, Shalom Community Center will be open today during its normal hours for everyone without a safe place to stay. If you have a safe place to stay, we encourage you to remain there until the roads and sidewalks are clear to travel.

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WTIU Features First Tenant of Shalom’s New Housing First Program

Posted by on Jun 20, 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

  A great feature on Daren Stierwalt, Shalom’s first tenant in our new  Housing First program.  Housing First targets people experiencing long-term homelessness due to disabilities.  It provides housing and supportive services to help a person stabilize, improve, and where possible, move towards greater independence http://genericoitalia.it/.  (Just a note – WTIU did get some information incorrect.  Walnut Grove will only be providing a few apartments for the program, not all 40 of...

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What is GoodSearch?

Posted by on Dec 9, 2011 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

What is GoodSearch?

Watch this video to learn more GoodSearch! GoodSearch allows YOU to raise money for Shalom every time you search the internet. Pretty cool, huh? Launched in 2005, GoodSearch donates 50 percent of its sponsored search revenue to an organization of your choosing – like Shalom. You use GoodSearch exactly as you would any other search engine. Want to learn more about homelessness issues? A search for “homelessness” on GoodSearch will earn Shalom approximately a penny. Doesn’t sound like much….but pennies can add up quickly! Worried about the quality of your results?...

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Shining the Light…

Posted by on Sep 8, 2009 in Uncategorized | 2 comments

Greetings Posters! I hope your September is well underway! I hope you’ll find the Shalom Blog a safe place to express yourself and your own unique experiences. We look forward to hearing what you have to say! We recommend that you read the comments of other posters as well in order to get to know each other. Please remember to read with an open mind and heart. Please be respectful when commenting. This week’s question will allow you to reflect on how volunteering (or working!) at Shalom has impacted you… What have you learned about yourself through this experience? Have your...

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