Which of these men is homeless?


Did You Know………

On a single night in January 2017, 864 veterans were experiencing homelessness in the state of Illinois.

In the Quad Cities, approximately 450 individuals are experiencing homelessness on any given night.

1 in 8 people in the Quad Cities don't get enough food every day.

38% of households in Scott County can't afford basic necessities.

Nationally, 1.4 million veterans are either homeless or at risk of becoming homeless.

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Become a Bridge Builder

Birdies for Charity

Please consider partnering with Christian Care through our Building a Bridge Back Home program to help provide shelter and food for people in need.  Join the community of partners striving to build a bridge helping those experiencing homelessness get from living on the street into safe, long term housing.
To help, consider becoming a monthly giver:

  • $10/ month provides 3 meals for a day for 1 person
  • $40/ month provides 1 night of shelter and 3 meals
  • $280/ month provides a week (7 days) of food and shelter

People right here in our community need your help.  Please consider becoming a Bridge Builder with Christian Care where your monthly gift will help feed and shelter hurting members of the Quad Cities community.




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