TASK Winter Wish List 2021

TASK is largely supported through the generosity of community members, local businesses and service groups. The items listed above will help us continue responding to the increasing needs of the hungry in our community. Donations are accepted at the back door from 8:00am – 3:30pm on Mondays – Thursdays and 8:30am to 1:30pm on Fridays […]

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 […]