BCHHC News

8/25/2016 Transformation House Presents: 4th Annual Feed the Homeless & Community BBQ

The Transformation House is having a FREE community barbecue to help feed the homeless. There will be food, community resources, Music, and a school supply give a way to first 75 kids. EVERYONE IS WELCOME!

Location: St. John’s Park (Corner of South Jefferson and St. John Street) Green Bay, WI 54301
Date: Saturday August 27, 2013 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Sponsors, volunteers and donations are welcome! If you or your organization would like to have a free booth contact Transformation House at 920-857-9611.

Our Mission: Encouraging “men to be men”, by providing them with shelter at a reduced/affordable rate while nurturing their spiritual, educational, and social development.

Please contact us for more general information about Transformation House as well as the Soup Kitchen and Food Pantry. We are located at 436 South Jefferson Street Green Bay, WI 54301.

Feel free to contact us M-F, 9 am-6 pm at 920.857.9611 or email us at TransformationHousegb@gmail.com

8/22/2016 Housing Resource Day Thursday

Housing Resource Day will be Thursday, August 25th from 12-2 pm at Central Church located at 831 Schoen Street near Eisenhower School.

If you are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless, please come to Housing Resource Day to speak with staff from community agencies who can talk about their services and help you apply for their program.

Some agencies that have been present or available by phone in the past include Brown County Human Services, Brown County and Green Bay Housing Authority, Brown County McKinney-Vento Program, Catholic Charities, Center for Veterans Issues (SSVF), Family Services TLP, Forward Service Corporation, Freedom House, House of Hope, NEW Community Clinic, NEW Community Shelter, RE Management, The Salvation Army (Basic Needs), The Salvation Army THP, St. John’s Homeless Shelter, St. Vincent de Paul, Integrated Community Solutions and Outreach Healthcare.

** The next Housing Resource Day will be September 22nd, the fourth Thursday of the month.

7/6/2016 Point in Time Volunteers needed

Volunteers Needed

Point in Time Street Count

Wednesday, July 27th into Thursday, July 28th

The Statewide Point in Time Count is an active street count. During this street count, teams of four volunteers go to designated areas throughout Brown County during the overnight hours and look for individuals who are homeless and living on the street or in their vehicles.

These individuals are provided with resource information and a backpack filled with hygiene supplies, food & water.

The meeting location this year is at the New Community Shelter, located at 301 Mather Street.

Please arrive 20 minutes before the start of the shift.

mandatory Volunteer Orientation will be held 10 minutes prior to the start of each shift for all volunteers of the street count (at 11:50pm and 2:20am).

Please note in the “My comment” section which organization recruited you to volunteer for the Point in Time Count.

Shifts Available:   12am-2:30am  or  2:30am-5am

Please click on the link below to view the online sign-up sheet.

To sign up, go to:  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054dafab2aa7f49-july1

 

Tami Frea

(920)437-3766 Ext. 105

 

Get Involved

Visit our Membership page to learn how you can join us for a meeting or as a new member.

Our membership is made up of community organizations who directly or indirectly serve those who are facing challenges securing housing. We provide access to these agencies each month when we gather as a coalition.

If you would like more information, please contact us at bchomelesscoalition@gmail.com

Donate

If you would like to make a donation, please send it to
BCHHC
P.O. Box 334
Green Bay, WI 54305

If you have any questions on donating, feel free to contact us at bchomelesscoalition@gmail.com