FCS Delivery Crew

Resident moves into permanent housing

Falls Church Community Services Council (FCS), helps obtain and deliver needed furniture to one of our former shelter residents who recently moved into permanent Housing.  FCS responded to Friends’ request for a couch, coffee table, end table, floor lamp, small dining room table, and chairs. Many thanks to FCS for their help and support.

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2nd Annual ShelterRide

Second Annual ShelterRide was a big success!

On October 13, the rain stopped just in time for the second annual ShelterRide to take place at 2pm. Despite the gray skies, over 50 cyclists attended the ride, pedaling from Tricentennial Park at Grove Avenue in Falls Church to Gallows Road and back again. Individuals and families with small children participated in this year’s ride. Each participant […]

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FFCHS shelters homeless another year

Last winter, the Friends provided shelter, a warm bed, meals, and counseling to 38 different homeless persons- 35 men and 3 women – who stayed an average 38 nights at the Shelter. Twenty-three of the residents were chronically homeless and 12 were employed full- or part-time. The Shelter was full almost every night, averaging 12 […]

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