Elk Grove Winter Sanctuary  (EG WINS)

  • EG WINS is a free program serving Elk Grove’s homeless men, women, and families.
  • Nightly, December 15, 2013 to February 15, 2014 – 9 weeks.
  • Provides overnight sanctuary, dinner, and breakfast.
  • No storage for your supplies or bike. Okay to bring a bag/backpack.

How to join EG WINS

Register at Elk Grove United Methodist Church, 8986 Elk Grove Blvd. between 5:30 and 6:00 pm. Do not arrive earlier than 5:15 pm!

The EG WINS program takes place at other churches around Elk Grove. Transportation provided.

Important things to know

1)    EG WINS requires guests to register and sign a code of conduct.

2)    Once you register for a night, you are expected to stay to the morning. If you decide to leave, you are on your own.

3)    No smoking, drugs, or weapons.

4)    No pets

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MEAL & SIGN UP – Preregister for EG WINS on Saturday, Dec. 14,  8 am to 10 am during free breakfast at EG United Methodist Church

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For More Information

Homeless Resources – Dial 211

EG WINS message line - (209) 730-6751

Renee West, Elk Grove Food Bank Services, 916-525-5285

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EGWins is a program of PATH (People Assisting The Homeless) is based on the successful model used in Davis, CA since 2007, and is supported by Sacramento Self Help Housing, Elk Grove Food Bank Services,the City of Elk Grove, several local churches and many volunteers.

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