Provide the gift of shelter

27 December 2017

There still is time to give the gift of shelter before December 31.  Your donation helps us to keep the only NKY winter emergency shelter with no waiting list open to adults needing a safe and immediate place to sleep. Please consider making a donation today. A $20 donation provides 1 […]

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Season Shelter Advocate Job Openings

14 November 2017

Interested in joining the team at the Emergency Shelter of Northern Kentucky? A part-time job with a passion! We are looking for a few new shelter advocates to oversee the shelter for the winter season by being a support to the advocate on duty. This is a contracted position running […]

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500 backpacks donated from Amazon employees at Hebron Fulfillment Center

10 November 2017

The Emergency Shelter of Northern Kentucky (ESNKY) received a generous donation today of 500 backpacks full of toiletries and other basic necessities from employees of the Amazon Fulfillment Center in Hebron, Ky.   Associates at the fulfillment center wanted to undertake a task that would improve the lives of community […]

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ESNKY Annual Winter Open House

9 October 2017

ESNKY ANNUAL OPEN HOUSE THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2017 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm  The winter season is nearly upon us and it means that it is time for our annual Open House. We will be hosting it on Thursday, October 12, 2017 from 5:00 – 7pm at the shelter. We […]

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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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