Stories tagged: jewels helping hands
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 27, 2019
The capacity of a warming center operated by Jewels Helping Hands has more than doubled after the city completed repairs to bring the building up to code on Tuesday. The …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 23, 2019
The long-awaited Jewels Helping Hands warming center opened Saturday in Spokane to serve 30 people who waited in line most of the day to get a warm bed and good …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 22, 2019
Jewels Helping Hands will open a warming center for the homeless on Saturday, but with a capacity it says is far below the community’s need and a day later than …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 21, 2019
The opening date of a new warming center is in question as the city and its operator, Jewels Helping Hands, disagree on its capacity.
Thu., Nov. 21, 2019
Jewels Helping Hands and the city of Spokane are hurrying to open a new warming center for the homeless before the weekend.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 11, 2019
City stays with Jewels Helping Hands to run warming shelter as staff reviews past criminal allegations
After a flurry of concerns were aired about the leaders of Jewels Helping Hands last week, the city announced on Monday it will stay the course with the nonprofit as …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 8, 2019
Jewels Helping Hands denies city request to vacate building for Spokane’s homeless as allegations swirl
“An additional serious concern related to the background of one of the nonprofit’s corporate officers has been raised to the city,” the city said Friday.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 7, 2019
Organizers and city staff had hoped the building would be ready for occupancy at the end of this week or early next week, but a news release Thursday said additional …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 31, 2019
The building at 527 S. Cannon St. should be open in the next two weeks to provide shelter to the city’s homeless. Jewels Helping Hands, a local nonprofit that provided …