Our Wish List

- Prayers

-Laundry Detergent

-Cleaning Supplies

- Socks

- Wal-Mart Gift Cards

- Clothing

- Household Goods

- Toilet Paper

- Paper Towels

- Board Games

- Personal Items:

          - Deodorant

          - Shampoo

          - Toothpaste

          - Toothbrushes

          - Combs

          - Brushes

- Baby Needs:

          - Diapers

          - Wipes

          - Vaseline

The Benefits of SPIHN

- To Guest Families:
More than 70% ensure permanent housing.  63% remain self-sufficient and do not become homeless again.

Intensive case management by the SPIHN Director and Case Manager assist in housing and job searches and in meeting other needs.

Safe, home-like loding where families can stay together.

Teaching life skills.

 

- To the Community:
Cost-effective mobilization of existing community resources.

Assists homeless families for about 1/3 the cost of public programs.

SPIHN becomes a catalyst for other community initiatives, such as job counseling, parenting workshops, and transitional housing.

 

- To Volunteers:
Opportunity to make a difference in their own community.

Opportunity for families to volunteer together.

Range of volunteer jobs fits varying schedules, talents, and commitment levels

 

- To Congregations:
Informs, energizes and motivates congregations

Offers meaningful family-centered local outreach

Offers interfaith partnerships