Foodies Fighting Homelessness

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National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week

NHHAW offers the chance to contribute to a national social movement. Check out our schedule of events, service projects, and fundraisers below to see how you can make a difference

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Shelter House

Shelter House

MORE THAN A ROOF AND A BED. Since 1983, Shelter House has provided safe shelter and helped people improve the quality of their lives as they move beyond homelessness. We began in an old home in Iowa City with a capacity of 29 sleeping spaces including beds, couches, and mats on the floor. Today, Shelter House operates a 70-bed emergency shelter in addition to four homes and an apartment building through which we provide 47 permanent supportive housing units. We focus on programs and support services including housing, employment, and mental health recovery that help hundreds of men, women, and children each year to get back on their feet. We...

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Upcoming Events

National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week
16 Nov

National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week

National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week is an annual program where people come together acro...
Foodies Fighting Homelessness
20 Nov

Foodies Fighting Homelessness

A night out to benefit Shelter House in recognition of National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness ...