News

The Need for ID

A large part of Rose Haven’s Advocacy Program is the direct service assistance we provide. For example, we help women with rental, utility and medical emergency assistance. Another important service that we provide is assistance to replace a lost or stolen ID. The Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary has been a long time supporter of this program, providing… Read more →

Guest Feature: Debra Sue Gets An Apartment!

This week, Rose Haven guest Debra Sue got the keys to her very own apartment in a brand new building, due to relentless advocacy and collaboration between Transitions Projects, Catholic Charities and Rose Haven. This triumph came after 3 years of homelessness. Debra Sue is full of compassion and a natural born helper. Prior to becoming homeless, Debra Sue was working as a live-in… Read more →

Welcome Our New Program Director

We are very pleased to introduce Avinder Deol, Rose Haven’s new Program Director.  Avi is currently making a long trek to the Rose City from Iowa City,  she began work on May 10th at Rose Haven! Avi is thrilled to join the team at Rose Haven after spending the last 6 years in Iowa City.  She received her Master’s in… Read more →

Dental Day!

  On Friday, April 21 Rose Haven partnered with Medical Teams International and provided onsite emergency dental procedures for nine Rose Haven women aboard their Mobile Dental Van. This is the second time we have offered this program, thank to support from local dentists and The Charis Fund. The need for dental hygiene among low-income individuals is immense. For women… Read more →

3rd Annual Reigning Roses Walk Raises $93k for Rose Haven

Thank you for making the 2016 Reigning Rose Walk spectacular. Rose Haven supporters near and far made the 3rd Annual Reigning Rose Walk a huge success. Donations came in from across the country, and more than 400 people gathered on Sunday, May 8th in NW Portland for the most special Mother’s Day ever. Event participants delighted in a hosted reception with… Read more →

Rose Haven Featured in The Oregonian

Read the full article here. Anna Griffin of The Oregonian came to Rose Haven to conduct interviews with some of our guests and staff for her ongoing piece, “Our Homeless Crisis”. What she found was that women are one of the leading demographics to be displaced, and have the least amount of services.  Women now make up 40 percent of the national homeless… Read more →

Maybelle Clark Macdonald Fund – Matching Gift Opportunity

Rose Haven has been the recipient of a matching award from the Maybelle Clark Macdonald Fund (MCMF). The MCMF will match any gifts made to Rose Haven at the $500, $1000 and $2500 level – up to $25,000!  What a great chance to maximize your gift. Corporate or organizational donors will receive sponsorship recognition for gifts at these levels during the… Read more →