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
Why we so strongly believe in Holy Ground Shelter’s long-term, independent living model:
This 5-minute video depicts a theory of change from the Frontiers of Innovation community for achieving breakthrough outcomes for vulnerable children and families. It describes the need to focus on building the capabilities of caregivers and strengthening the communities that together form the environment of relationships essential to children’s lifelong learning, health, and behavior.
Read more about our program…click here!
Holy Ground’s 2nd Annual Family Picnic (Sept. 12, 2015)
To view all the photos from this event, click here .
Holy 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.
To read Jan’s commendation from U.S. Congressman Alcee L. Hastings, click here.
Holy Ground’s 2015 Luncheon and Auction
To view photo’s click here.
TO MAKE A DONATION:Holy Ground Shelter for Homeless, Inc. 200 W. 20th Street Riviera Beach, FL 33404
Another great way to support our work!
As 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.
Small bears – $5.00; Medium bears – $10.00
Large bears – $15.00; X-Large bears – $20.00
Holy Ground is a member of the Homeless and Housing Alliance of Palm Beach County.
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:
- Split Rock Foundation
- Dominican Sisters of Sinsinawa
- Ms. Eva Hill
- Extraordinary Charities
- Quantum Foundation
- Mary Alice Fortin Foundation of Florida, Inc.
- R. Cathleen Cox McFarlane Charitable Foundation, Inc.
- Seasiders of Palm Beach Shores
- Mr. and Mrs. Francis Hogan
- Mr. and Mrs. Richard Martens
- Mr. Cecil Birch
- Bethesda by the Sea Mission and Outreach Committee
- The International Society of Palm Beach
- St. Patrick Catholic Church – Palm Beach Gardens, FL
- The JC Foundation
- The Father’s Table Foundation
- The Friars of Atonement – Graymoor
- Palm Beach Diocesan Council of Catholic Women
And heartfelt gratitude, as well, to our partners in providing our clients with the best possible services:
- Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies Coalition of Palm Beach County
- DePorres P.L.A.C.E.
- St. Vincent de Paul Society – St. Paul of the Cross Catholic Church
- Club 100 Charities Food Bank
- Work Force Alliance
- St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church
- Community Partners
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