The Green Bay Packers and the Christian Outreach Ecumenical Thanksgiving Dinner Committee are hard at work planning for the community wide Thanksgiving Dinner on November 26, 2015.
The meal has been moved from Lambeau Field Atrium to the KI Convention Center (333 Main Street) Doors open at 10:30 am, Ecumenical Service is at 11:00 am, Meal served 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm delivered meals will arrive between 10:30 am and 12:00 pm
If you are interested in attending or receiving a meal delivered to your home, please call 920-469-6584. This reservation line is for sit-down or delivery and will be first come first serve.
Monday, November 16th: Hunger and Homeless Week Kick Off, Whitney Park, 800 Main St., 5:30pm to 7:00pm.
Come to the park for coffee, chili, and live music performed by Skip Jones and Dan Robinson. Stay for a proclamation by Mayor Schmidt and County Executive Streckenbach, followed by a bench dedication ceremony honoring the lives of current homeless and those who have passed.
Tuesday, November 17th: Envisioning the End Of Homelessness, St. Norbert Abbey’s Norbertine Center for Spirituality 1016 Broadway, De Pere.
Karina Omalley will give a presentation on the needs of the homeless in our community. After the presentation attendees will break up into groups to strategically plan and discuss ways to end homelessness in Brown County. Register with the Norbertines at http://www.norbertines.org/programs.html
Wednesday, November 18th: Walk In Our Shoes: Latino Simulation, Down town YWCA, 230 S. Madison St.
Simulation will take place from 12:30pm-3:00pm. Come and experience what it is like to be homeless and Latino in Brown County. Participants will learn what it is like to live as a Latino in our community. This experience will also combat myths and stereotypes while promoting cultural understanding. Contact Robin to register RKUKLINSKI@FSC-CORP.ORG
Wednesday, November 18th: A Place at the Table, Grace Lutheran Church; 321 S. Madison St.
The League of Women Voters of Greater Green Bay is sponsoring a viewing of “A place at the table.” The movie is rated PG and tells the story of three families dealing with poverty. Viewing begins at 6PM.
Thursday, November 19th: Resource Fair, 831 Schoen St, Green Bay; 10:00am to 12:00pm.
Community event at which all agencies that provide services, directly and indirectly, to homeless individuals and families will be present to exchange information and improve continuum of care within our community.
Thursday, November 19th: Housing Resource Day, 831 Schoen St, Green Bay; 12:00am to 2:00pm. All Agencies that provide services directly to the local homeless populations provide a “One-stop-shop” to assist anyone struggling with homelessness in obtaining resources.
Thursday, November 19th: Habitat Home Dedication, 2422 Duck Creek Parkwa, Green Bay; 5:30PM.
Come celebrate the completion of Habitat for Humanity’s new home for a local family.
— House of Hope Program Manager Position Opening —
The Program Manager, as part of the leadership team, plans, implements, coordinates, administers, and evaluates House of Hope programs and services. This position is responsible for the supervision, scheduling, coaching, training, and evaluation of Program Specialists.
Plans, implements, administers, and evaluates Client programming in coordination with the leadership team to provide high quality opportunities for the advancement and success of young mothers and their children in the areas of parenting, education, employment, and stable housing.
You can email or mail your resume to:
Shannon Wienandt, Director
House of Hope Green Bay, Inc.
1660 Christiana Street
Green Bay, WI 54303