Feast For Flagstaff is Back for 2017!

Flagstaff Shelter Services is proud to present the Third Annual Feast for Flagstaff – A Delicious Night for an Important Cause, an event to raise funds in support of the agency’s mission. The event will be held from 6:00-10 p.m. on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Fort Tuthill County Park. Please join us in providing shelter and services to individuals experiencing homelessness by attending this amazing event. More than 300 guests will enjoy music, cocktails, local cuisine, and a raffle – which will all be set to a backdrop of a film exhibit featuring three unique ...

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New “Do Something” Winter Exposure Campaign for 2017 Sees Positive Results

Flagstaff Shelter Services is pleased to report that there were zero winter exposure deaths in January 2017.  The Winter Survival Partners have met three times to discuss ways to provide critical services to the city's most vulnerable. To learn more about the programs offered and how to refer someone in need, check out the link here.

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Thank You For Attending Feast for Flagstaff 2016!

Thank you to everyone who attended Feast for Flagstaff 2016. Your donation helps support the vital services we provide to those experiencing homelessness in the Flagstaff area each and every day–people like those below, whose stories we'd like to share with you.  I was in a coma for 4 1/2 months after being left for dead. It has been a long hard journey to recovery. I want to get my masters degree and help those with mental illness and addiction problems, like many of those that you see here. The shelter has given me a place to stay while I work on accomplishing ...

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Thanks For Making Feast For Flagstaff 2016 A Success!

Thank you to all of the sponsors, restaurants, brewers, raffle donors, volunteers and attendees!  Feast for Flagstaff 2016 was a huge success and we could not have done it without you!  

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Feast For Flagstaff Is This Friday!

Flagstaff Shelter Services is proud to present the Second Annual Feast for Flagstaff - One Delicious Night, a Shelter for All Seasons, an event to raise funds in support of the agency's mission. The event will be held from 6:30-10 p.m. on Friday, May 6, 2016 at the Flagstaff Airpark (3001 Shamrell Boulevard). Please join us in providing shelter and services to individuals experiencing homelessness by attending this amazing event. More than 300 guests will enjoy live music, cocktails, local cuisine, and a raffle - which will all be set to a backdrop of the stunning "A ...

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Feast For Flagstaff is Back For 2016!

Flagstaff Shelter Services is proud to present the Second Annual Feast for Flagstaff – One Delicious Night, a Shelter for All Seasons, an event to raise funds in support of the agency’s mission. The event will be held from 6:30-10 p.m. on Friday, May 6, 2016 at the Flagstaff Airpark. Please join us in providing shelter and services to individuals experiencing homelessness by attending this amazing event. More than 300 guests will enjoy live music, cocktails, local cuisine, and a raffle – which will all be set to a backdrop of the stunning “A Story of Homelessn...

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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 ...

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A Spring Update from Flagstaff Shelter Services

Check out what we've been up to at Flagstaff Shelter Services and learn how you can get involved by reading our email newsletter here! We've got info on our upcoming event, Feast for Flagstaff, as well as a letter from Executive Director Ross Altenbaugh, plus much more.

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