Press Releases

For media inquiries, please contact our Communications Manager at pr@shelterinc.orgor 925.957-7574.

2020 PRESS RELEASES

SHELTER, Inc. Opens COVID Rental Assistance Program
One of the Bay Area’s largest homeless services agencies awarded CARES Act funds to assist households impacted by COVID.

SHELTER, Inc. Operates Temporary Homeless Shelter
SHELTER, Inc. operates a temporary homeless shelter in Concord and is expanding homeless prevention services to keep more people in their homes during the COVID-19 public health crisis.

SHELTER, Inc. Fully Operating During “Shelter in Place”
SHELTER, Inc. Fully Operating During “Shelter in Place.” One of the Bay Area’s largest homeless services agencies continues to operate with new procedures to protect participants and staff.

SHELTER, Inc. to Operate Sacramento’s North 5th Street Navigation Center starting January 1, 2020
SHELTER, Inc. awarded contract by Sacramento City Council to operate center that can house up to 122 individuals.

2019 PRESS RELEASES

SHELTER, Inc. to Operate Sacramento’s North 5th Street Navigation Center starting January 1, 2020
SHELTER, Inc. awarded contract by Sacramento City Council to operate center that can house up to 122 individuals.

October 30, 2019 Thanksgiving Food Drive
SHELTER, Inc.’s Thanksgiving Food Drive will help hundreds of struggling families have a happy holiday. And hundreds of volunteers willpack more than 300 Thanksgiving food boxes on November 23 in Concord.

September 23, 2019-Swing for Shelter at Round Hill Country Club October 14!
Help SHELTER Inc., raise money to combat homelessness at 28th Annual Swing for Shelter! Golf Tournament and gala dinner is the premiere fundraiser for leading homeless services provider in Contra Costa County.

April 3, 2019 – SHELTER Solano, Inc. Receives Funding!
SHELTER Solano has been awarded over five million dollars from the State of California, CAP Solano JPA, and Solano County’s Health and Social Services with additional support from Solano County and its cities and along with Kaiser Permanente, NorthBay Healthcare, Partnership HealthPlan, and Sutter Health.

February 1, 2019 – SHELTER Solano, Inc. Launches Operations of Solano County’s Largest Homeless Emergency Shelter
SHELTER Solano is excited to announce that it has officially begun operations at SHELTER Solano, the former Bridge to Life Center that was operated by Mission Solano. SHELTER Solano is grateful for the collaborative partnerships it is developing with Solano cities, county, and other homeless service providers.

January 23, 2019 – SHELTER Solano, Inc. Receives Funding For Homeless Emergency Shelter
SHELTER Solano, Inc. received funding approval from both the Solano County Board of Supervisors and the Vacaville City Council today to provide services to the 60 clients currently living at the shelter and for future clients.

January 15, 2019 – SHELTER Solano, Inc. to Begin Operating Solano County’s Largest Homeless Emergency Shelter
The Fairfield City Council approved a lease agreement with SHELTER Solano, Inc., paving the way for the nonprofit to operate the 3.5 acre shelter facility located at 310 Beck Avenue in Fairfield.

2018 Press Releases

September 19, 2018 – SHELTER, Inc. has been invited to partner with the City of Fairfield, Solano County
SHELTER, Inc. has been invited to partner with the City of Fairfield, Solano County in the next phase of the transition and negotiations process to operate the facility located at 310 Beck Avenue.

October 8, 2018 – SHELTER, Inc. Presents Rock For SHELTER!
SHELTER, Inc. will present Rock For SHELTER, taking place at Vinnie’s Bar & Grill on Sunday, September 30 2018.

 

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