A New Home for Sarah's Circle

 
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle posted a progress report
    Sarah's Circle's Daytime Support Center
    By - Liz Dunn - Development Manager
    Our longest running program, the Daytime Support Center provides a safe space, physical services, community, educational programming, and case management to any woman in need. Women who are street homeless, doubled up with friends or family, housed but at risk of homelessness, or formerly homeless...
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle has made updates to their project page.
    • 7 months ago
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle has received 1 donation
    • 9 months ago
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle posted a progress report
    In Our New Home
    By - Morgan Service - Development Assistant
    In early September, we completed construction on our new home and moved our administrative offices and Daytime Support Center to our new location. We also moved ten formerly chronically homeless women into the ten new, fully furnished apartments on the third and fourth floors of the new building.  On October 13th...
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle has received 1 donation
    • 10 months ago
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle has received 1 donation
    • 11 months ago
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle has received 4 donations
    • 1 year ago
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle posted a progress report
    Moving In and Housewarming Registry !
    By - Morgan Service - Development Assistant
    Sarah's Circle is in the final days of construction of our new building and by the end of this month, ten women who have struggled with chronic homelessness will move into their permanent homes on the top two floors!  This is a big and exciting step for our clients. For many, this will be the first time in years...
    • 1 year ago
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle posted a progress report
    Moving in Soon!
    By - Morgan Service - Development Assistant
      We are getting very excited as the time  to move 10 of our clients who have experienced chronic homelessness into their new apartments draws closer. We are on schedule for our July move-in date.  Currently, we are putting in the flooring, the façade in the front of the building is going up, and...
    • 1 year ago
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle posted a progress report
    Furnished Apartments for Women in Need
    By - Morgan Service - Development Assistant
    Construction of Sarah’s Circle’s new building at 4836 N. Sheridan is going strong. We have been very fortunate to have such reasonably good weather this winter making it possible for construction to continue unimpeded during a time of year when outside work could have been much more challenging.   An...
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle posted a progress report
    Construction Fully UnderWay, A Specific Need
    By - Morgan Service - Development Assistant
    Thank you for supporting our project, A New Home for Sarah’s Circle. Construction is fully underway and we are excited to share that we are on target for our June 2013 move-in date. Our staff makes frequent visits to the new space and building progress is apparent with each visit. The building looks drastically...
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle has received 8 donations
    • 2 years ago
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle posted a progress report
    Construction has finally begun!
    By - Caroline Aiken - Development Assistant
    We are excited to share with you that construction and renovation on our new building is underway. The photo above depicts the beginning stages of construction. Thank you for all your support, we deeply appreciate your commitment to this project. For those of you in the Chicago area, we would like to invite you to our...
    • 2 years ago
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle posted a progress report
    Building Project Underway
    By - Caroline Aiken - Development Assistant
    Thank you again for your commitment to our project, A New Home for Sarah's Circle.  After we move into our new building next year, Sarah's Circle will transform our current space into a permanent place for the interim housing program. Currently, the women in the interim housing program sleep in a local church basement...
    • 2 years ago
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle posted a progress report
    Looking Forward to Our New Home
    By - Caroline Aiken - Development Assistant
    Thank you for your support of A New Home for Sarah’s Circle! As we continue moving forward with this project, we’re eager to soon begin renovation of our new building. While in our last project report we expected to begin construction in March, the process is taking longer than we originally anticipated. We plan...
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle has made updates to their project page.
    • 2 years ago
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle posted a progress report
    Closing in February, Construction in March
    By - Elizabeth Dunn - Development Manager
    Thank you to all who have given so far for our new building project! You have helped us to reach our first goal.  With your support, as well as a recently awarded grant from the Illinois Housing Development Authority, Sarah's Circle has the funds needed to close on the building! Our closing date is scheduled for the...
    • 2 years ago
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle posted a progress report
    New Programming
    By - Elizabeth Dunn - Project Leader
    Effective November 1st, Sarah’s Circle has stepped up to operate a 50 bed shelter for women located on the North Side of Chicago. It is one of the largest programs of this type in Chicago, and was in jeopardy of closing permanently. With this new Program, Sarah’s Circle will deliver all physical services, such...
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle has received 7 donations
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle has made updates to their project page.
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle posted a progress report
    Building Update
    By - Elizabeth Dunn - Development Assistant
    This week Kathy Ragnar, our Executive Director, and two board members met with the newly elected Alderman of our ward, James Cappleman. Alderman Cappleman shared Sarah's Circle's enthusiasm for converting the delapidated, vacant building into a well-designed and vibrant social service agency. The project will...
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle has made updates to their project page.
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  • A New Home for Sarah's Circle has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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Project Leader

Elizabeth Dunn

Chicago, IL United States

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