The Randy Sams' Shelter is preparing for the annual Thanksgiving community meal. Dinner will be served from 11AM to 1PM on Thanksgiving, November 24. The Shelter is looking for volunteers to help with various aspects of the dinner include serving and food donations.
The City of Texarkana, Texas has been awarded $600,000 in homelessness assistance funding as part of a grant competition under the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) Program from the U.S. Department of Housing Urban Development.
The Randy Sams’ Outreach Shelter announced Saturday it will be increasing its ability to provide services by expanding the physical size of its space via major renovations on its current campus or the acquisition and renovation of another facility.
The third annual Draw Down for a Hand Up is Thursday, Sept. 24, at the Elks Lodge at 4701 Garland Ave. at 7PM. This fundraiser for the Randy Sams' Outreach Shelter helps make it possible to serve the hundreds of people each year who are in need of shelter.