2013 Burke Women & Children’s Shelter
You May Not Know…
The average age of the women staying at the shelter is 48.
Age of the youngest overnight guest: 4 months.
Age of oldest guest: 67
Most guests spend an average of 4 nights
Every guest can have their laundry done overnight.
A Hot nutritious dinner is served every night, as well as breakfast each morning.
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Great weather we are having! The temps are moving back up and all is well...unless you have no shelter. Arctic crisis over, the reality is we have people in our shelter every night. Even nights that are barely below freezing can do real harm to unprotected folks sleeping outdoors, or in cars. Please remember to encourage people to spread the word - there is an alternative to couch surfing,…
Help! Every little bit really does make a difference. Here are a few ways we make dollars count: $10 ensures: +Snacks for all the shelter kids + 2 new sets of PJ's for the shelter kids + Prescription for someone $20 Provides: +Fresh Fruit/Veggies for a week +Laundry at the Women & Children's Shelter +Office Supplies $25 can provide: +A week of overnight stays at the Women…
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