Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week 2017

Fargo-Moorhead Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week 2017
November 13-19


MONDAY, NOVEMBER 13

“Unwind After Five”
Social and Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week Kickoff
Heard & Horns | 1414 12th Ave N | 5:00-7:00 pm

Come kick off the week of activities with a fun time that includes:
Snacks, Prizes, Silent Auction! All are Welcome!

 


TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 14

Veterans Stand Down
VA Health Care | 2101 Elm St N | 9:00am-12:00pm

Homelessness in FM Downtown Brown-bag
Elevate Meeting Room | Loretta building | 210 Broadway | Top Floor |12:00-1:00 pm

Learn about the issue of Homelessness in our community.
Geared toward those who live or work downtown. 
Presentation followed by Q&A.

Feel free to bring your lunch.
Thanks to Kilbourne Group for donating the space for this event!

 


WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 15

Homelessness 101
YWCA | 3000 S University Dr | 9:00 am-4:00 pm
An entry-level training on homelessness for new advocates in the field as well as the general public.
See fmhomless.org for registration.

Heart and Soul Café
Fargo Cass Public Health | 1240 25th St S| 11:00 am-1:00 pm
Menu: Chili, Salad, Cornbread, Apple dessert

Pay as you are able. No one turned away. 

Free Meal @ Weekly Art Group
Fraser, Ltd | 2902 S University | 12:00 pm

 


THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16

Open Mic for Awareness
Babb’s Coffee House | 604 Main Ave | 7:00-9:00pm

Bring your music, poetry, storytelling and share as we raise awareness! All art welcome!
Sharing does not need to be homeless or hunger related.
This is second year of this event. You won’t want to miss the fun.

The Untold Story
Avalon Events Center | 2525 9th Ave S | Dessert Social: 6:30 pm, Program: 7:00 pm

New Life Center fundraiser. See fargonlc.org for info and tickets.

Poverty Simulation
Olivet Lutheran Church | 1330 S University Dr| 1:00-4:00 pm
Sponsored by South East North Dakota Community Action Agency, North Dakota Community Action Partnership,
Lakes and Prairies Community Action Partnership and FM Coalition for Homeless Persons
More info and register HERE.

SENDCAA Fundraiser
Panera | 4000 West 13th Ave SW | 4:00-8:00 pm.

 


FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17

Poverty Simulation
Grace Lutheran Church | 1100 Main St, Breckenridge | 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Sponsored by Lakes and Prairies CAP, SENDCAA, NDCAP, and FM Coalition

Turkey Tumble Open Gym
TNT | 2800 Main Ave | 7:00-8:30 pm
$3 off with Donations to the Emergency Food Pantry. Donations collected Nov 3-17.

 


SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18

8th Annual North Dakota Human Rights Summit
DMF | 4141 28th Ave. S |9:00 am-3:15pm

More info at ndhrc.org

 


SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19

“Game Day” featuring 42 Days
Front Street Taproom | 614 Main Ave | 2:00-4:00 pm

Come to Front Street’s weekly board game day and have an opportunity to play “42 Days,” a game helping to understanding homelessness.

 


MULTI DAY EVENTS

ND Human Rights Film Festival
Fargo Theatre | 314 Broadway | November 15-18

See ndhrff.org for full schedule.

Free Meals @ SSRC
Fraser, Ltd | 2902 S University | November 13. 14. 16 | 4:30 pm

Green Light a Vet Fundraiser
SENDCAA Veteran Services | sendcaa.org | 701-232-2452 | All Week

Purchase a green lightbulb and fund support homeless Veterans moving into housing.

 

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