Generous Donations made Holiday Wishes Come True

Generous Donations made Holiday Wishes Come True

Every year we ask the children in our Foster Care and Healthy Families programs and the group homes what they would like for the holidays. Each child gives us one item of clothing and one toy or personal item they would like. Thanks to the generosity of hundreds of...
Help Make Holiday Wishes Come True

Help Make Holiday Wishes Come True

Every child deserves to feel they are cared for, especially during the holidays. Each year we ask the children in Shelter’s Foster Care and Healthy Families programs what they wish for. They may include one item of clothing and one toy or personal item. Please help us...
Calling All British Car Lovers!

Calling All British Car Lovers!

Please join Shelter, Inc. at the 31st Annual British Car Show on Sunday, September 10th from 9am-3pm at Harper College in Palatine. Volunteers will be handing out programs and collecting donations from the more than 2,000 visitors who attend the event. More...
Help Shelter While You Shop

Help Shelter While You Shop

Did you know that you can raise money for Shelter while you shop at your favorite store online? iGive is a program that donates a portion of the money you spend back to your favorite charity—Shelter, Inc.! All you have to do is sign up at www.iGive.com and choose...
It’s Back to School Time

It’s Back to School Time

Thank you to all the companies, organizations and individuals who helped to make this year’s Back-to-School Backpack Drive successful! We filled and distributed over 120 backpacks to children in our Foster Care, Healthy Families and group home programs. If you would...
Make a Difference at Shelter

Make a Difference at Shelter

Make a Difference Day is celebrated across the country on October 22nd to highlight how volunteering can change lives, both for the people who volunteer and those who benefit. Please consider supporting Shelter, Inc. by sharing your time and talents to support our...