Sharing our bread with the hungry, sheltering the oppressed and the homeless, clothing the naked when you see them, and not turning your back on your own.       – Isaiah 58:7

Holy Ground was designated a 2015 Extraordinary Charity by:EC Logo

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Picture1Holy Ground Shelter will once again participate in Macy’s 10th annual Shop for a Cause which benefits charities nationwide. It is a WIN-WIN for both the charity and the consumer!


Participating organizations are given “shopping passes” by Macy’s which we sell for $5.00 each and we get to keep 100% of the proceeds.


Consumers who have purchased a Shop For A Cause Savings Pass shop at a Macy’s store on the day of the event (Saturday, August 29, 2015) they’ll receive 30% off* throughout the store on an assortment of regular, sale and clearance merchandise and 25% on select designer apparel collections for him & her, designer handbags, Impulse, men’s shoes, Wacaol, Tumi, Wustoff, Henkels, Kate Spade home & All Clad, as well as 10% off electronics, furniture, mattresses and area rugs. And, they will be eligible to win a $500 gift card, no purchase necessary.

Please support Holy Ground Shelter by purchasing Macy’s Savings Passes today – to order passes, call Barbara at (561)355-5040 or by email at

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Barb and Angela - Humana AwardHoly Ground Board Treasurer and Volunteer Extraordinaire, Barbara Richardson (on left) was awarded the Humana Good Neighbor Award at the Area Agency on Aging Prime Time Awards Breakfast Celebrating Senior Volunteers on May 21, 2015.    This award is presented to a currently active senior volunteer who has distinguished him/herself through exceptional volunteer efforts and outreach to others in the community.  Congratulations Barbara!

To read Holy Ground Shelter’ staff person, Angela Wing-Allen’s nomination of Barbara for this award, click here.

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Jan - Head shotHoly Ground Shelter’s Board President, Jan Kranich, is recognized for her extraordinary work with homeless, pregnant young mothers and their children.   Congratulation Jan!

To read Jan’s commendation from U.S. Congressman Alcee L. Hastings, click here.

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Holy Ground’s 2015 Luncheon and Auction

To view photo’s click here.

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PayPalDonateNow1Or make check payable and mail to:

Holy Ground Shelter for Homeless, Inc.
200 W. 20th Street
Riviera Beach, FL 33404

Another great way to support our work!


teddy_bears-537As some of you may know, Holy Ground Shelter has, almost since its inception, been raising funds for our work with homeless, pregnant and parenting teen and young adult women and their children from donations made for our fabulous bears that were once homeless but since rescued and restored…much like our young families! 

For a preview of some of the wonderful little creatures we have available thanks to our dedicated “Bear Lady” Linda Kramer, click here

To purchase a bear, call Holy Ground’s office at 561-355-5040.

Requested Donations: 

Small bears – $5.00;  Medium bears – $10.00

Large bears – $15.00;  X-Large bears – $20.00

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Holy Ground is a member of the Homeless and Housing Alliance of Palm Beach County.


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Heartfelt gratitude to all of our supporters who are so generously supporting our work.  We are especially grateful to the following individuals, foundations and charities:

And heartfelt gratitude, as well, to our  partners in providing our clients with the best possible services:

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