Several churches in the Los Angeles / San Bernardino area have converted or are in the process of converting unused space into temporary shelters for immigrants.
Church Shelters will soon House 24 Immigrants: Three shelters are currently housing nine (9) immigrants, mostly asylum seekers who have never lived in the USA. Three others will soon welcome an additional fifteen (15) immigrants released from Adelanto.
NCJW GLB & WOC’s partner CLUE has an Instrumental Role:
CLUE helps shelters convert their space and assists them in all phases of operations. Setting up and operating shelters requires money and cash donations are always welcome. Here is a list of items that are needed as well.
- blankets for twins and queen size beds (new or gently used)
- sheets for twins and queen size beds (new or very gently used)
- towels & washcloths for showers and face (new only)
- plastic tupperware
- toaster (2)
- microwave (1)
- shampoos and body wash
- toothbrushes and toothpaste
- toilet paper (big demand)
- semi-gloss white paint for bathroom and kitchen
- dry food for pantry
Gift Cards in $25 amounts to Ralphs & Target
562-682-3093 to arrange pick up or drop off by Feb. 12th