For more than thirty years, WHC has been creating solutions to break the cycle of homelessness for women and families by providing affordable housing and supportive services to enable them to sustain social and financial independence. Our successes reflect in the support we receive from the community, our partners and funders. The following are some of the ways you can get involved.
Make a Financial Donation
By making a tax-deductible donation to WHC, you are supporting residents to maximize their self-sufficiency goals.
Make a Furniture Donation
By making a tax-deductible donation to WHC, you are helping to furnish the apartments of our clients most in need. Contact the main office at 410-235-5782 to discuss your donation.
Become a Volunteer
The WHC welcomes all types of volunteers. Whether you have a special skill you’d like to teach our residents to aid in the self-sufficiency, or a corporation that is community-minded, we want you! If you have a project or class idea or a skill you’d like to share, please call us at 410-235-5782.
Volunteers needed to:
- Teach nutrition classes
- Teach gardening skills
- Create exercise programs
- Teach Resume writing skills
- Cut and style residents’ hair
- Provide tutoring for our children
Create Special a Project or Program Non-profits and organizations can teach:
- Financial Literacy
- Computer training
- Dressing for Success
- Job Interview Skills
- Help do complete apartment makeovers
- Help paint and decorate
- Plant gardens
- Create a fundraiser involving all employees such as a "jeans to work day"
Become a Sponsor
Sponsor a the WHC Annual Fundraiser, a Workshop or a Special Event
Sponsoring a WHC event is a wonderful opportunities to show your support for the mission of the WHC, while at the same time, letting the community know as well. Sponsorship levels vary with each event. We have workshops and special events for residents throughout the year and can customize your sponsorship. Our FUNdevelopment committee coordinates up to four special events looking for sponsorships throughout the year such as Hops for Housing and Yoga in the Vines. Our Annual Fundraiser is scheduled for Thursday, April 27, 2017 and our sponsors are recognized in the following ways:
- Event signage
- Name/Logo on invitations
- Recognition on social media and in our e-newsletter
- and more...
Brochures and Newsletters also available for sponsorships
Together, we can open doors to change.