Posts Tagged ‘Hope Haven’

  • Hope Haven benefit concert

    Nov 28, 19 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature StoryNo Comments

    A Christmas Benefit Concert will take place at First Presbyterian Church on Dec. 7 to support the homeless of Chatham-Kent. There are several choirs and musicians participating, and the hope is that the community will come to enjoy the seasonal entertainment,...

  • Random Revera support for Hope Haven

    Oct 9, 19 • 0 Views • LifeNo Comments

    As part of Revera’s giving back initiatives, managers at Chatham Retirement Resort paid a visit last week to the local men’s shelter. Armed with 16 backpacks and 10 bags of necessities, the managers dropped the items off at Hope Haven to help homeless men...

  • Raising homelessness awareness

    Sep 24, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

      Participants at this year’s Boxes and Blankets fundraising and awareness raising event spent 12 hours overnight outside of the Downtown Chatham Centre with only a cardboard box for shelter and some blankets for comfort to feel what it’s like to...

  • Hub International contributes to Boxes and Blankets

    Sep 17, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Hub International recently donated some comfort to Chatham Hope Haven’s annual awareness raiser event, Boxes and Blankets. Several businesses are donating boxes. This year’s event will be held outside the Downtown Chatham Centre, near the clock, on Sept....

  • Boxes and Blankets returns Sept. 20

    Sep 11, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    On Sept. 20, dozens of people will be sleeping on the street in Chatham as part of the annual Boxes and Blankets event. Organized by Chatham Hope Haven, Boxes and Blankets is where people sleep for a night, on the street, with only boxes and blankets. The...

  • Raffle supports local efforts

    Dec 11, 18 • 0 Views • LifeNo Comments

    The Chatham Lions Club have volunteers selling raffle tickets at Giant Tiger in Chatham for two good causes. The charity raffle will run right up until the draw on Dec. 15 at 3 p.m., with proceeds to Chatham Hope Haven Men’s Shelter and the Chatham-Kent...

  • Christmas concert to support homeless

    Nov 7, 18 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature StoryNo Comments

    Local musical talent is giving a helping hand to Chatham Hope Haven with a free Christmas Benefit Concert. Taking place on Nov. 24, the concert will be held at First Presbyterian Church in Chatham at 60 Fifth St. With an elevator available, the 7 p.m. family...

  • A night on the street

    Sep 19, 18 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Just seeing volunteers setting up for a night of simulating homelessness moved Johnathan Fournier to tears. He knew he had to be part of Friday night’s Boxes and Blankets event where about two-dozen people spent the night in cardboard boxes to simulate part...

  • Men’s shelter changes names

    May 23, 17 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    The men’s haven at 183 Wellington St. W. has received a facelift recently: a new roof, new windows and new trim, and now it is getting a new name. To avoid confusion with other local agencies, the decision was made to change the name to Chatham Hope Haven....