Windows of Hope
November 6th, 5:30 to 9:00 at Seven Feathers Casino Resort in Canyonville, UCAN will hold this 6th Annual Windows of Hope ~ a benefit for the UCAN Food Bank and the network of pantries and community kitchens it serves.
Hors d'oeuvres buffet, wine and beer, auction, silent auction, wine raffle, poker hands, and music. Tickets are $45.00 per person. Table of 8 is $360.00.
UCAN Volunteers Receive Award-More Volunteers Needed!
UCAN's Josephine County RSVP "Vet Team" members, Craig Pears and Alan Crews are regional winners of this year's Governor's Volunteer Award. These two members have worked tirelessly to enhance the lives of homeless veterans. UCAN currently has a special need for volunteers to help in another Senior Corps Program, the Foster Grandparents Program. Learn more about this program here. If you are interesting in becoming a Foster Grandparent, call Seth Kirby at 541-492-3927 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Empty Bowls Project
UCAN's Josephine County Food Bank, along with Options for Southern Oregon and the Gospel Rescue Mission are hosting an annual meal of soup and bread on October 12, 2015, from 6-8 pm, at Parkway Christian Center, Grants Pass. Tickets are $25, with funds going to provide children and families in need with food. Contact Ellen Johnson at (541) 476-2371 for more information.
Help Vets and Their Families Get Housed
UCAN is looking for additional landlords to rent to veterans and their families in Josephine County. There is a critical need for such housing. If you are a landlord, you can learn more about how you can help here.