Emergency weather shelter update for Wednesday, Dec. 21.We can’t open unless we have enough volunteers in place. As of 7 p.m. Tuesday, the shelter is unable to open due to a lack of volunteers.We are still looking for one overnight host who can stay from 5 pm to 8 am. We want to find a […]
Month: December 2022
David Rovics Concert Held Monday Night
Last Monday night, David Rovics continued his West Coast Winter Tour with a concert held at Peace House, located at 543 S. Mountain Ave. More than 40 people attended the show. For more information about David, his music, future tour dates and much more — all can be found here: https://www.davidrovics.com/
A message from SOJWJ Board Chair Vanessa Houk: Dec. 23 Holiday Party & Peace Meal
We used to have these quick “check-in” conversations in the kitchen at Pioneer Hall. In his own words, he’d tell me about how much it meant to have a place to go where he was accepted as he was. We’d always laugh about something or another, and I think both of us walked away from […]
The Hawthorne Park Daily Potluck Needs Your Help!
We are a seven day a week food resource for the food insecure, and we can’t do it without your support!Please give here:Venmo: @RadiohedgeCashapp: $NHerzmarkPayPal: https://www.paypal.me/JoshRadioHedgeOr please volunteer to cook, serve or both! We always need more neighbors to make each day’s meal a success! Go here to sign-up today:https://www.giveinkind.com/inkinds/A6K8P1X
Severe Weather Shelter Open in Medford Dec. 13 – Dec. 14
City Manager Brian Sjothun has extended the severe weather event declaration from Tuesday, December 13 through Wednesday, December 14. The declaration allows the use of approved severe event shelter facilities to provide overnight lodging when the temperature is expected to be below 25 degrees Fahrenheit or 32 degrees Fahrenheit with additional factors such as precipitation […]
Medford shelter opening Thursday
The Medford Severe Weather Shelter is open today to tonight, Thursday, Dec. 8, at 332 West 6th Street with hours of operation 5:30 p.m. to 8:30am. Its services include food, bedding and dry storage capabilities for as many as 64 people at the low-barrier shelter which does not require any religious affiliation or drug testing […]
UPDATED: David Rovics Appearing at Peace House On Dec. 12
David will be in Ashland as he continues his West Coast Winter Tour! Please join us for a special night. Due to the weather, the concert will be held at Peace House — 543 S. Mountain Ave. Check out his website at https://www.davidrovics.com/
Ashland Emergency Weather shelter update Dec. 10 — Dec. 16.
UPDATE on Dec. 10 – An emergency severe weather shelter will be open Saturday, December 10 and Sunday, Dec. 11, 5 p.m. to 9 a.m. at the Ashland Public Library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd in Ashland (downstairs). The City Manager has authorized the opening of the emergency severe weather shelter on Monday Dec. 12, through the […]
Cold Weather Kickoff Event at Hawthorne Park
Spread the word – RVTD and Easter Seals Oregon are holding a Cold Weather Kickoff resources event at Hawthorne Park on Saturday, Dec. 12th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in support of homeless veterans in the community.
Pacific Power offers low-income discounts
Are you a Pacific Power customer who is low-income — with a gross income of less than $60K per year for a family of four? They have a program that will discount your utility bill by 20 to 40 percent and the application takes less than 5 minutes to complete. Oregon Low-Income Discount ApplicationGuidelines to […]