Transition the homeless from shelter to permanent housing
Reduce the number of days the homeless spend in shelter
Reduce the recidivism of homelessness
Increase income and employment for homeless clients
Help the homeless access eligible mainstream resources
Hope Haven’s mission is
to provide shelter, meals, & life skills programs for homeless individuals & families while preparing them for re-housing. Hope Haven will advocate for the rights of the homeless, and those at risk for becoming homeless, while working in collaboration with others to end homelessness in
Shelter & Housing First:
1145 Rushmoore Drive
DeKalb, IL 60115
Fax: (815) 758-7006
965 W. Dresser Ct
DeKalb, IL 60115
Fax: (815) 517-1494
Where is Hope Haven located?
Do We Accept Donations?
We are located at 1145 Rushmoore Drive in DeKalb, IL
We do accept donations!
We accept food, furniture, kitchen supplies, cleaning supplies, and much more.
Our storage space is limited so please call first so that we can work with you.
Donations can be dropped off from 8:30 am - 7 pm
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
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Is My Donation Tax Deductible?
Yes, Hope Haven is a 501c3 charitable organization.
Our tax # is: 36-3537762
Can Groups Volunteer?
Yes, our agency was founded on the spirit of giving and volunteerism continues to be the foundation of our mission. Please call the shelter to discuss options with our staff.
How Many People Do We Serve?
Hope Haven serves, on average, 91 people a night within the programs we have. The shelter averages 65 people per night and our Dresser Ct location houses 26 residents.
Can I Help Fund-raise?
Yes, all fundraising ideas are always welcomed! Please contact Mary O. or Lesly Wicks at the shelter to discuss your ideas and we can help promote your activity.