Jack’s Story

24 July 2017

Dear Friend: “Don’t give my bed away.” Jack (pictured right) said on the phone to me as he was recovering in the hospital from his second stroke he suffered in shelter last August. These words broke my heart and I quickly reassured him that we would “never give his bed […]

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Please join us- Volunteer Appreciation Dinner 4/25/17

14 April 2017

“It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see” Henry David Thoreau. This quote by Henry David Thoreau resonates with us here at ESNKY because what we see is: Guests who need compassion & Volunteers who give it, Guests who have basic hygiene needs & Volunteers who […]

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Homeless to Hopeful 2017

10 April 2017

On March 23, over 150 guests enjoyed an amazing evening at the 2017 Homeless to Hopeful event at the Oriental Wok. Bishop Foys, Diocese of Covington, gave the opening blessing and guests enjoyed dinner and bidding on silent auction items.  The March Madness Bourbon Trail auction was a huge success […]

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2017 Flapjack Classic

20 February 2017

2017 Flapjack Classic Proceeds benefit the Emergency Shelter of Northern Kentucky   Saturday, February 25, 2017 10:00 a.m.- Pancake Breakfast 10:30 a.m.- Competition Begins   Individual Events Single Buck: 2 cuts of a 5” log Hatchet Throw: 4 Throws at target Quarter Split: Quarter split 1 log Finals: Event winners […]

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Homeless to Hopeful 2017

16 February 2017

  Join us at the 5th Annual Homeless to Hopeful event to raise awareness about the crisis of homelessness in our community and to raise funds to benefit the Emergency Shelter of Northern Kentucky. Thursday, March 23, 2017 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Oriental Wok                                                         317 Buttermilk Pike […]

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Happy New Year 2017

31 December 2016

Happy New Year from ESNKY!  As we look forward to 2017, it is also a time to reflect on the past year in shelter. The pictures below represent what we have accomplished with your help in 2016. Keys- 88 men who graduated into stable housing out of the 115 who […]

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