What’s New at LPCS
Q-Cares Fundraising Day:
Join us Tuesday, May 26th for Q-BBQ Cares fundraising day! Bring in the event flyer and 20% of your entire bill will be donated back to LPCS! download the flyer here: http://www.lpcsonline.org/s/uploads/q-bbq.png.
Volunteer Spotlight: Joe White
Since graduating from LPCS, Joe became one of our most frequent front desk volunteers. He has been a volunteer for almost four years and has logged over 2,200 hours of service. Joe loves watching his hours increase little by little and when not volunteering Joe enjoys frequent visits with his sisters and mother.
Joe became homeless in June, 2007, and ran across a story in the newspaper about LPCS’ building renovation. He read about the shelter and how guests stay here for longer periods of time while working on their goals and how people really develop a sense of stability here. Joe was on the wait-list for 15 weeks and once he got into the Lincoln Park Community Shelter he felt he was ‘home’.
One of Joe’s most memorable experiences at LPCS was as follows: “One freezing cold day, we were all sent out ...