At Wellspring, empowering women

“It’s essential for every community to have a place like this,” says Wellspring volunteer LaVon Rader. Wellspring, the newest addition to the St. John’s family of programs, is a daytime resource center just for women in the heart of downtown Green Bay that has been serving the community for nearly 20 years. Formerly managed by…

The Micah Center

The Joseph Project

The Joseph Project is a faith-based program in partnership with Senator Ron Johnson’s office that connects people to employment. Participants go through a four-day life skills training program and then are offered a chance to interview with companies looking to hire at a living wage. “One thing the Joseph Project is doing is break boundaries…

St. John's Homeless Shelter

The Summer Safe Sleep Program

“It’s just me. I’m just counting…” whispers the familiar voice of Night Shift Coordinator Rhonda Cassity during one of her nightly head counts for the summer COTS program. It can be startling, she knows, for someone who has been used to being on the streets to have someone walk near them when they are sleeping.…

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Mindfulness at The Micah Center

“I can only imagine what the experience of being homeless is and all the things that contribute to needing to be in a mode of survival where you don’t have the time to just be.” The Mindfulness workshop that Stephanie Birmingham teaches each Wednesday at 10 am at The Micah Center does just that…it provides…