Donors Help Rescue Youth Shelter Harbour House, Which Was At Risk Of Closing After Pandemic Slowed FundraisingA suburban non-profit worried its emergency youth shelter would have to shut down because of code violations. Organizers are crediting a previous Morning Insiders story with flipping their script.
Youth Shelter Harbour House In Danger Of Closing After Pandemic Slowed FundraisingNon-profit The Harbour hoped to start construction on a modernized shelter at Harbour House last year, but COVID-19 really slowed fundraising.
A Chicago North Side Shelter Helps Homeless Students With Remote Learning"It's been an absolute blessing because that was our biggest concern was how we're going to pull this whole thing off."
After Fire, 'Door Of Hope' To Reopen With Some Help; 'We Have To Rebuild'"It provides a safe environment for men who are recently homeless, who have made up in the heart that they don’t want to continue to be homeless and want to resolve whatever it is that brought them this way."
Shelter Shutdown After CBS 2 Exposed Filthy Conditions"Where are they gonna go? That was my question. Where they gonna go?"
You Paid For It: A Little Bit Of Heaven Homeless Shelter Gets $452,000 City Contract Despite Owing $21,000 In Fines For Building Code ViolationsA homeless shelter on the South Side is crawling with bugs, and filled with decay and potential dangers. Some men who stayed there said it’s not fit for humans, despite getting big bucks from taxpayers.
Lawsuit: Chicago Homeless Shelters Lack AccessibilityThe lawsuit is seeking to have the shelter program and its partner organizations improve accessibility for those with disabilities.
Boy, 9, Uses Life Savings To Donate To Rock Island Homeless ShelterNathan Simons wanted to take all the money out of his savings account and do something for someone else.
Chicago Shelter For Homeless Families ComingThe Salvation Army center is designed to give homeless families a place to stay together for several days – until, ideally, affordable housing is found.
Grand Opening For New Youth Homeless Shelter In ChicagoCovenant House Illinois provides support services for homeless people in Chicago between the ages of 18 and 24, Tuesday through Saturday.
Activist Raises $10,000 For Homeless Shelter In UptownAn Uptown neighborhood shelter recently spared from closing just before Christmas has received more help in providing assistance to the homeless.
Uptown Homeless Shelter Gets Reprieve, Alderman SaysThe doors will stay open for at least a little while longer. CBS 2's Audrina Bigos reports.
When The Homeless Swarm This Shelter, A 'Lottery' Determines Who Gets To StayThe colder it gets the more traffic there is at the South Side location, which can only accommodate 24. CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.
Pastor And His Family Face Eviction From Homeless ShelterA Chicago pastor who has been in a homeless shelter for months has only days before he is kicked out. CBS 2’s Mike Puccinelli reports.
Aurora Homeless Shelter Nearing CapacityA west suburban homeless shelter is bursting at the seams, and the director believes it's because of schools beginning and utilities ending.