Volunteers Needed: Emergency Warming Centers for the Homeless

      Winter is just around the corner and volunteers are needed in the tri-county area of St. Charles, Warren and Lincoln Counties to help staff the Emergency Warming Centers.   Emergency Warming Centers are open during the night for the homeless when temperatures are below 20 degrees. There will be multiple Emergency Warming Centers at various churches in the area.  Volunteers do not have to be a member of the churches to participate. 

Volunteer Training  is required and two sessions are now available.  Attendance at only one session is required:

  1. November 2nd from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Wentzville Christian Church, 1507 Hwy Z in Wentzville  OR
  2. November 9th from 6 p.m  to 8 p.m. at St. John’s United Church of Christ, 405 South Fifth Street in St. Charles, MO. 

Volunteers makes a tremendous difference to the homeless in our community as the Emergency Warming Centers keep them safe and warm during extreme weather.  Please contact LINC St. Charles County  636-332-5127, Extension 222 for the emergency weather office for more information.    Additional details are also available on Wentzville Christian Church’s website at http://www.wentzvillecc.org/ministries/homeless-warming-center “

Winter is just around the corner and LINC needs volunteers in the western part of St. Charles County to help staff the Emergency Warming Center located at the First Baptist Church in Wentzville.  Emergency Warming Centers open are open for homeless people when temperatures are 20 degrees or colder. There will be eight Emergency Warming Centers at various churches in the area.  Volunteers do not have to be a member of the churches to volunteer.  Training is required and is available on November 2nd at 6 p.m. and on November 9th at 6 p.m.  Volunteers makes a tremendous difference to the homeless in our community as the Emergency Warming Centers keep them safe and warm and provide food for them during extreme weather.  Please contact LINC at 636-332-5127 for more information.  Our office is located at 9 Love Park Lane in Wentzville, MO.   

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