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Phone: 559-498-6988
PO Box 12225
Fresno
California 93777
USA
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Target demographics: homeless, low income, hungry, poor & destitute of Fresno, migrant farm workers, children, families, disabled and anyone in need of a helping hand.

Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: assist in the preparation of the meal, serve breakfast, lunch or dinner, clean up in the dining rooms, assemble sack lunches, make sandwiches, assemble emergency food bags, coordinate activities for our clients, assist in clean up and beautification of Poverello House, and assist in sorting and distribution of donations.

Geographic areas served: Central Valley & Fresno County.

Programs: Hot Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner, sack lunches to area schools through Every Neighborhood Partnership program, showers, laundry service, clothing distribution, free medical and dental care through the Holy Cross Clinic, emergency food bags, mail service, referrals, men's residential rehabilitation program, court ordered community service for adults 18 and older, individual, group, student, church & business volunteering, overnight shelter for women 18 and older through Naomi's House, women & children services through the Holy Cross Center for Women and Children, temporary shelter for men & women over the age of 18 through the Mike McGarvin Village of Hope & the Community of Hope, and finally, free spay and neuter program for homeless dogs through Hope Animal Foundation.

Mission:
Believing in the dignity of every person, at Poverello House, we work to enrich the lives and spirits of all who pass our way by stewarding the resources made available to us through Providential and community support.
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07/08/12
For the last 8 years I have made a cash donation to the Poverello House. I have been blessed with the life I have and wanted to donate to an organization like the Poverello House. I believe in their mission and am proud of the work they have done. God bless the Poverello House... more »
06/14/12
This is an oustanding group of folks. I donate to them on a monthly basis. They truly care for the needy and homeless in our area, exemplifying Christ's love for the poor in their work and with their actions. They serve anyone who is needy, they give them nutritious meas and provide them with both ... more »
06/02/11
I have been volunteering at Poverello House for 5 years. All of the staff and residents work very hard and have a great attitude. I volunteer twice a month and I always feel better after working there. They provide a great service to the community and I appreciate the fact that they are there... more »
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