February 2020 Newsletter

Paying it Forward

It is with great sadness to report that our President of Our Board, Dennis O’Hagan, passed away unexpectedly two weeks ago. Dennis was instrumental in setting a positive tone and direction for Soul’s Harbor and starting our Capital Campaign. Besides serving on the board for the last 6 years, Dennis was involved in helping thousands of unemployed job seekers in the Dallas area through his LinkedIn seminars. Also, Dennis ran a golf tournament for 25 years that would benefit local DFW charities. Dennis told me that he was “just paying it forward”. He will be missed by many who were recipients of Dennis’ kindness.

 


Pet Therapy…

Besides having 4 dogs on the premise, we have added 8 cats and kittens to our homeless shelter. This is a picture of “Bob” who is one of the favorite cats at Soul’s Harbor. One of the many issues with substance abuse addiction is self-absorbed behavior. With the cats, our men feed them, take care of them and give them some loving. It is a nice addition to our holistic approach to our recovery model. If you want to donate cat or dog food for our pets, please call our dispatch office at 972-286-1940 and we will be happy to pick up the cat or dog food.

 


We need your help…

Soul’s Harbor homeless shelter is supported solely by our four thrift stores. You can donate your household items via phone (972-286-1940) or our “Household Donation Request Form” page. We also take automobiles “Vehicle Donation Request Form“. So if you have old clothes, furniture, appliances, household items, or even a car to donate to Soul’s Harbor, either fill out our online form or call our dispatch office at 972-286-1940. Our dispatch office is open Monday through Saturday from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

We are sustained solely through our four thrift store sales. We rely on your donated items to support our shelter. At Soul’s Harbor, we would like to thank all our customers that donate their items and also our thrift store customers. Because without our customers, there would be no Soul’s Harbor.

Thank you and God Bless.
Brent Sig
Brent Burmaster
Executive Director of Soul’s Harbor Homeless Shelter


Dispatch Representative/Main Contact Number:
Soul’s Harbor, Incorporated

13134 Nile Drive
Dallas, Texas 75253
972.286.1940
972.286.5282 Fax
contact@soulsharbordallas.org


Thank you so much for your financial consideration. Note, your tax-deductible contributions may also be submitted through PayPal to donate@soulsharbordallas.org.*Please note: Users of Internet Explorer 8 and above may experience difficulties with our PayPal “Donate” button. Please access PayPal directly to make a financial contribution to Soul’s Harbor, Inc. Thank you!

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