Annual Report

Hospitality House Community Shelter

The mission of Hospitality House is to bring homeless Nevada County residents into a circle of community caring that offers shelter, sustenance, medical care, advocacy, opportunity, dignity, and hope as we assist them in transitioning from homelessness to housing. Hospitality House is a 501(c) 3 nonprofit corporation serving Nevada County since 2005. Hospitality House operates with 16 full- and part-time employees, 28 faith community partners, 8-member volunteer board  and dozens of volunteers.

2014 Annual Report

How your Donation Helped in 2014:

  • Served 413 unduplicated individuals: 270 males, 143 females. This includes 39 children.
  • Provided 17,024 bed-nights.
  • Volunteers provided 51,072 meals and 14,600 hours of service.
  • Outreach case managers made 2239 contacts with 312 homeless individuals not staying at Hospitality House.
  • Over 550 medical exams provided at our weekly onsite medical clinic.
  • 273 shelter guests moved into housing or into other stable situations.
  • Our Pathways to Housing program assisted 101 homeless individuals (32 children) into permanent housing.
  • $29,739 in financial assistance was provided to these households for rent and security deposits.
  • 21 guests participated in our Hospitality House Serves 6 week Culinary Job Training Program.
  • 2 course graduates hired as prep cooks by area restaurants.

Goals for 2015

  • Raise $80,000 to pay off construction loan for Utah’s Place.
  • Develop collaboration with local business to hire/train shelter guests.
  • Research options for creating self-sustaining income.

2013 Annual Report

Open Financial Statement Here

How your Donation Helped in 2013:

  • Served 384 unduplicated individuals:  260 males, 124 females. This includes 36 children.
  • Provided 15,228 bed-nights.
  • Volunteers provided 45,084 meals and 21,000 hours of service.
  • Outreach case managers made 2707 contacts with 176 homeless individuals not staying at Hospitality House.
  • Over 500 medical exams provided at our weekly onsite medical clinic. 
  • 202 shelter guests moved into housing or into other stable situations.  
  • Our Pathways to Housing Program assisted 107 homeless individuals (27 were children) into permanent housing. 
  • $40,004 in financial assistance was provided to these households for rent and security deposits.

Goals for 2014

  • Raise $194,664 to pay off construction loan for Utah’s Place.
  • Implement the Hospitality House Serves Culinary Job Training Program.
  • Develop collaboration with local business to hire/train shelter guests.
  • Implement homeless recovery group and life management classes.
  • Create and manage food-producing vegetable garden.