In this season of abundance and joy, we are in the unfortunate position of having to inform you, our valued supporters, that private paper check information from some of our checking account deposits from late 2017 was stolen from unknown criminals and is being used by them to write and deposit fraudulent checks. Read more […]
The Holiday Season is Fast Approaching! But first…#GivingTuesday! This year, before the holidays are in full swing, and before you and I hurry to the mall to buy non-essentials for the people we love, let’s ask ourselves how we will incorporate more love, acceptance and good will into our life this holiday season and in […]
Our 2017-18 Annual Report provides a brief overview of the shelter’s history, mission, accomplishments, leadership and partnerships. We hope you will learn a little more about us and will want to know more about how you can get involved! Read the FCHS 2017-18 Annual Report by clicking here!
In case you missed it, here’s a Guest Commentary by Executive Director, Hananh Jordan, published in the Falls Church News Press a few weeks ago! It’s about parenting and how we can help instill kindness in our kids. On this Thanksgiving Eve, we thought it might be a message worth seeing. Happy Thanksgiving to all […]
It’s cold out there, so we’re readying the shelter for opening day on Thursday, November 15th. We’ll be ready to greet our guests with warm food and drink, a warm and cozy bed, and a big smile. Thanks to all of you for your support in making this all possible.
Hurricane Florence kept to the south of us, so Fall Festival was a go! Whew! As always, we enjoyed meeting people and sharing information about the shelter with our community. Thank you to all who signed up to become new volunteers this season. Stay tuned for an announcement about the dates for the volunteer training […]
Please join us in welcoming our new executive director, Hannah Jordan. Hannah and her family have lived in the Falls Church area for over 20 years. Her name may sound familiar to you as she previously volunteered at the shelter as an event planner and later served as vice chair and chair of the board. Hannah received […]