TASK 2022 Summer Wishlist

There are so many ways to support TASK and our efforts to combat the hunger crisis. In addition to monetary donations, we are always accepting donations of items on behalf of our patrons. Below are the things we currently need and can accept at this time.With your help, TASK can keep improving the lives of […]

A Vicious Cycle: TASK Helps Patrons Obtain IDs, Despite Challenges

TASK Case Manager Whitney Hendrickson knows all too well how important identification is to TASK patrons. In one case, a patron told her that his ID saved his life. “He told me the cops were going to arrest him,” Hendrickson recalls. “He said, ‘I probably would have died or got sent back to prison. But […]

“No” Is Not An Option

It is often the most challenging moments in life that offer the greatest opportunities for growth.  Back in March 2020, when COVID-19 forced TASK to shut down in-person service at its Escher Street dining room, it was hard to believe anything positive could come out of pandemic. Immediately, it was clear that TASK had to […]