Naples United Church of Christ supports The Shelter
Thank you to the Board of Mission & Outreach at Naples United Church of Christ for their grant award of $3,000 to benefit The Shelter’s emergency shelter. The grant will be utilized to purchase one filtered bottle filling stating for the emergency shelter and one ice machine bin that will be utilized by shelter residents, participants utilizing our onsite services and staff.
Last year, funding from the NUCC Board of Mission benefitted The Shelter’s Transitional Housing program and Emergency Shelter.
Transitional Housing provides addresses one of the top needs for survivors of domestic violence. Since 2008, The Shelter’s Transitional Housing program has provided safe, affordable, and supportive transitional housing for survivors of domestic violence and their children who are facing homelessness. It is the goal of Transitional Housing to maintain an empowerment-based, safe and secure living environment for domestic violence survivors.
The Emergency Shelter is a state-of-the-art 60-bed residential shelter located at a confidential site in Naples; serving all of Collier County, FL. In addition to providing a safe haven, The Shelter provides: