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2015 Exposure Deaths Plummet – The Arizona Daily Sun

Two Catholic Charities workers were searching Flagstaff’s Southside for vulnerable homeless people early one morning in mid-December when they came upon something they never wanted to see. Inside a tunnel in the 100 block of West Phoenix Avenue was the body of a man bundled up in a sleeping bag. He appeared to have frozen to death. Deaths like this one happen every winter in Flagstaff as overnight temperatures drop into the single digits. But in 2015, the number of suspected exposure deaths among the local homeless population dropped significantly. During its annual Longest Night memorial service on Dec. 21, 2014 Flagstaff Shelter Service...

Flagstaff Shelter Services Presents “Feast For Flagstaff” Fundraiser

Flagstaff Shelter Services’ (FSS) successful annual fundraising event, formerly known as “Four Squares for the Homeless,” is being reinvented this year with a new name, format, and location. The “Feast for Flagstaff: One Delicious Night, A Shelter for All Seasons” tasting event presented by the Forest Highlands Foundation will be held 7-10 p.m., on Saturday, April 11 at Forest Highlands, with all proceeds supporting the organization’s mission of providing year-round shelter and services for individuals experiencing homelessness. The Feast for Flagstaff will feature cuisine from some of Flagstaff’s best and newest restaurants and ...