Another fabulous year for our Jingle & Mingle and SantaFest Events!

Another fabulous year for our Jingle & Mingle and SantaFest Events!

Posted by on Dec 18, 2013 in Annoucements, News

Another fabulous year for our Jingle & Mingle and SantaFest Events!

Thanks to our supporters for helping to raise nearly $350,000 at this year’s Jingle & Mingle and SantaFest events! From our wonderful wreath designers to our generous sponsors and our ever supportive community who make these events successful, we are eternally grateful.  The funds raised will help provide Rec & Park classes for more than 100 kids, summer camp for over 200 kids, scholarships for 8 students, over 150 birthday celebrations, countless smiles and so much more throughout next year!  Thank you for making a difference in the life of a child! – Children of...

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Jingle & Mingle and SantaFest 2013

Posted by on Sep 19, 2013 in Annoucements, Events

Jingle & Mingle and SantaFest 2013

Host packages and tickets on sale now! Thank you for your support of our holiday events which helps us bring education, joy and hope to the children in our City’s shelter system. Click here to secure your spot at these incredible...

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Summer Support from the Board and beyond

Posted by on Sep 8, 2013 in Annoucements, News, Uncategorized

Summer Support from the Board and beyond

Summer is a very magical time for kids filled with summer camps, holiday celebrations and exciting adventures!  Our board works to ensure that this is the case for the children living in the San Francisco shelter system just as it is for their own kids!  In addition to thousands of dollars in grants allocated to our shelter partners for summer programming, our board members were hands on at Raphael House to ensure that a wonderful holiday party came together for Independence Day.   Board members gathered to paint posters, stuff goody bags, cut decorations and assemble games to assist the...

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Taste of the Nation SF

Posted by on Feb 20, 2013 in Annoucements, Events, News

Thank you to Share Our Strength for the Taste of the Nation 2013 event.  This incredible culinary event directly benefits our Garden to Table program in four of our partner shelters and helps eliminate childhood hunger throughout our country.  Board members Kate Sheridan Chung, Serena Fairchild and COS Director Mandy Paige were on hand along with this year’s  event chair Chef Michael...

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Thanks to you, Rodneisha has graduated!

Posted by on Jun 19, 2012 in News

Thanks to you, Rodneisha has graduated!

On behalf of the entire Children of Shelters’ family we are so pleased to congratulate Rodneisha on her graduation from Howard University!  With the support of Children of Shelters this incredible young woman has lifted herself from the challenges of more than four years in and out of the shelter system and is now a first generation college graduate.  Rodneisha has earned a Bachelor of Arts in English and has been accepted into the Speech Language Pathology Masters’ program at both Northwestern and Howard University!  Her future plan is to become a bilingual speech pathologist...

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Dancing Daisies

Posted by on May 8, 2012 in Annoucements, News

Dancing Daisies

The San Francisco Chronicle recently featured a story on the new partnership that Children of Shelters has created in connection with the San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department.  Click here to see the full article.

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