Mission: We are a community endeavor which values the dignity, uniqueness, goodness, and giftedness of all persons.
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Services: We provide basic services as well as case management to help break the bonds of homelessness.
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Volunteer: Your efforts might include mentoring a PADS guest, distributing clothing or cooking a meal.
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Donate: Your generous gifts help us deliver life-changing and life-saving services to the community.
The Shelter is seeking donations of new items (toys, household items, decor, clothing, performes, toiletries,... http://t.co/j7fw42mXep
Pronoun alert. The "I" taking part in the Janus Charity Challenge to raise contributions for Southwest Chicago... http://t.co/7CcwMOnQ7I
Going the extra mile and then some! Dieter Bardy, former board member of Southwest Chicago PADS, is taking part... http://t.co/QmIM386lls
FUN and GAMES Sat. March 2 2013 Dinner: 5:30pm to 7pm 7pm on: Trivia Games, Cash Raffle 6727 S. California,... http://t.co/Cd4dDGh0
TOYS COULD BE US! Could sure use donations of new toys for any age group, esp. older kids and teens to give to... http://t.co/hY2XA3Ue
The cupboard is bare: We start evening services next week which means evening meals 6 times a week. Not much... http://t.co/rOixvmQ2
The cupboard is bare: We start evening services next week which means evening meals 6 times a week. Not much... http://t.co/cERQhnka
On Sunday August 26, 2012 Dieter Bardy, Southwest Chicago PADS board treasurer, will take part in the 2012 Life... http://t.co/uSTLLFwa
See our event page: Sunday, August 26, 2012 Dieter Bardy, our board treasurer, will take part in the Chicago... http://t.co/OCw6ujgh
Check out Southwest Chicago PADS on ABC's Secret Millionaire! http://t.co/8jwnKuJB
Sunday 7/1/12: Secret Millionaire (ABC) 7pm central: BinDonated which donates toiletries to Southwest Chicago... http://t.co/KlcxJ8Iw
A spring thing to get ya off the couch: Run Home Chicago Sunday 6/10/12 Soldier Field 10k run; 5k run/walk 5k... http://t.co/xBYyhTpZ
Doubling Down. A generous anonymous funder will match contribtuions to a total of $10,000. If you have never... http://t.co/dbx1YaDC
Chicago FB friends. You get rid of items of value you no longer want and get a tax receipt. If we get them in... http://t.co/v5Emu0KZ
Tickets to over a dozen Chicagoland theaters, autographed footballs, sailboat ride on Lake Michigan: Lots of such... http://t.co/NEcbBoFt
Our new leader: Karyn Perkins is our new Executive Director. She comes to us with eight years’ experience as... http://t.co/lqj3GNt2
You've got stuff; we need stuff: Items of value for our silent auction at Trivia Night 2/25/12. You give us... http://t.co/tiUJGwH1
Food, Fun, Rivalry, Auctions: February 25, 2012. Dinner: 5:30pm to 7pm; 7pm: Trivia contest, silent and live... http://t.co/71LD7Nyg
Deaccessioning: It's not just for museums! If you have any art/artwork, etc. you'd like to donate to our silent... http://t.co/oaJy87Sr
Running low: We could sure use gently used blue jeans as well as gloves. And yes we have no bananas (those... http://t.co/wxZQakWG
PADS Not Affected by Funding Cuts
A $2.4 million state funding cut that will trigger several layoffs will not affect the workers at Southwest Chicago PADS. The affected workers are the ones who transport homeless residents.
Please help cheer on our Development Director as she runs 26.2 miles for SWCP.