Annual Homewood art project: Benches for Change support SSFS

By: Carole Sharwarko HF Chronicle July 15, 2020 Colorful and conveniently placed benches have popped up around downtown Homewood, the 2020 incarnation of an annual art installation. Benches for Changes is a program facilitated by Homewood Business Association that benefits South Suburban Family Shelter, a Homewood-based nonprofit organization that provides services to families experiencing domestic […]

SSFS launches month of ‘change’ to fight violence

By: Carole Sharwarko HF Chronicle October 11, 2019 – 21:39 Be the Change cards created by South Suburban Family Shelter offer a suggestion for each day in October, Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and were handed out during the Be the Change Celebration. (Carole Sharwarko/H-F Chronicle) With community sing-alongs and a swishing rainbow dress, the South Suburban Family Shelter kickoff event for […]