Generous Grant received from Oak Park-River Forest Community Foundation

Friday, November 8th, 2019
Oak Park River Forest Community Foundation Grant

Tony Martinez, President and CEO of the Oak Park-River Forest Community Foundation, delivered a check recently in the amount of $10,000.

A Happy Birthday at Sojourner House

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
People who are homeless are people first

Holly, the program manager at Sojourner House, learned recently that one of the children living there was about to celebrate her birthday.

Volunteers Key to PADS Emergency Shelter Program

Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

Our 27th PADS Emergency Shelter season is off to a strong start, but we need more volunteers!

First Sojourner House Resident Ready to Move On

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019
Sojourner House client

Andrew had been homeless for more than three years before he became the first resident at Sojourner House. His 72 year life story includes many ‘ups’ and ‘downs', from a business running antique shows, to owning a private plane and a vacation home in New Zealand, to financial decline and the eventual loss of his home.

Upcoming Volunteer Shelter Training

Thursday, September 19th, 2019

Upcoming Volunteer Shelter Training Dates:

Currently recruiting AmeriCorps Members for 2019-2020

Tuesday, August 27th, 2019

Are you looking for an opportunity to make a real difference in the community? Do you want to gain new skills and experiences? Are you passionate about empowering in your community?

Our 2018 Annual Report

Tuesday, August 27th, 2019

Check out our Annual Report, an overview of how we're “DOING WHAT IT TAKES” to end homelessness in west suburban Cook County.

Welcoming Calvary Memorial as a new family shelter host site

Tuesday, August 27th, 2019
Calvary Memorial Church

New PADS Shelter site to open.