Volunteers Needed For Forest Closure Shelter
Flagstaff, AZ – Due to the recent forest
closures, several agencies have been working together to address
the issue of displaced people who were previously living in the
A shelter has been established at the
Salvation Army, located at 2229 E. Cedar Avenue in Flagstaff.
The shelter is open seven days a week from
7:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. and welcomes anyone who has been
displaced due to the forest closure.
Volunteers are needed to assist agency
staff with the intake process nightly from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00
A volunteer training process will be held
on Tuesday, June 27 at 5:15 p.m. at the United Way of Northern
Arizona office, 1515 E. Cedar Avenue, Suite D-1.
The forest closure shelter is a joint
project with Coconino County, City of Flagstaff, Salvation Army
and United Way of Northern Arizona.
The project is partially funded by the
Arizona Department of Housing.
For more information, and to volunteer,
please call Pam Ledwith at (928) 773-9813.