Zurich North America Awards Grant to Shelter

Zurich North America Awards Grant to Shelter

Last week was the 5th annual Global Community Week at Zurich North America. As part of that celebration, Shelter, Inc. was awarded a grant to support our programs. “Our grants program in North America helps nonprofits make tangible changes in the communities where we...
Shelter Auxiliary Hosts Fundraiser

Shelter Auxiliary Hosts Fundraiser

An Evening to Benefit Shelter was held on May 19th at the Valley Lo Club in Glenview to raise funds for our Healthy Families program. Guests were treated to a cooking demonstration by Chef Chris and then had a meal of cherry almond salad and crab cakes. The evening...

Generous Grants Support our Programs

The Barrington Junior Women’s Club (BJWC) recently awarded a $3,000 grant to Shelter to support our Special Assistance Fund. This money provides critical services such as doctor visits, medical equipment, prescriptions and personal hygiene products for our children...
Mothers Day at the Marriott

Mothers Day at the Marriott

Three of our Foster Care families were treated to a fabulous Mother’s Day weekend courtesy of the Marriott Hotels and three local restaurants. Families were provided dinner on Saturday night and suites at the Courtyard Marriott at Arlington Heights and Algonquin...
We Appreciate our Volunteers!

We Appreciate our Volunteers!

On Wednesday, April 27th, Shelter held a volunteer appreciation event for all the people who help us. Over 30 people, many who are long-time volunteers at our Thrift Store, participated in the light meal and presentations held at Pilot Pete’s restaurant in Schaumburg....