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Siena/Francis House
Homeless Shelter

The region's largest shelter providing food, shelter,
clothing and hope to homeless men, women and children

 

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In The News

Exciting things are happening at Siena/Francis House Homeless Shelter! We are grateful each day for the people who give to help the homeless in our community. View these recent news clips to learn more about the mission of the Siena/Francis House, to witness the generosity of others, and to be inspired with ideas of how you can help!

4/12/16

KMTV

Siena/Francis House benefits from church garden harvest

http://www.kmtv.com/news/local-news/harvest-season-begins-church-to-donate-food-to-mission

4/13-15/16

KIOS

Siena/Francis House receives ½ lb coffee donation for every donation given before 9 a.m. in KIOS fund drive

http://kios.org/post/morning-edition-coffee-donation

4/23/2016

Omaha World Herald

Sister Stephanie mentioned in article about Czech dinner

http://www.omaha.com/columnists/kelly-band-plays-on-for-nu-fan-former-world-herald/article_5f863ce2-9a75-5a48-9555-b12e46d18e25.html

4/26/2016

Omaha World Herald

Mike quoted in article about youth homelessness study

http://www.omaha.com/news/metro/survey-paints-stark-portrait-of-omaha-s-youth-homelessness/article_6b48544e-5a41-5dc3-81b8-b3d07fe2a4df.html

5/19/2016

KETV

City pledges bond funds to capital expansion project

http://www.ketv.com/news/sienafrancis-house-unveils-plans-to-expand-shelter/39637816

5/22/2016

Omaha World Herald

Mention in “Stamp Out Hunger” article

http://www.omaha.com/news/goodnews/letter-carriers-collect-record-amount-of-food-donations-other-benefits/article_ac28bcb0-1ed0-11e6-9d77-7f59dd859301.html

5/25/2016

KETV

Tim interviewed about Omaha Gives!

http://www.ketv.com/news/530-am-omaha-gives-update/39715382

5/26/2016

Omaha World Herald

Omaha Gives! wrap up mentions SFH

http://www.omaha.com/news/metro/more-than-donors-raise-million-for-omaha-gives-just-shy/article_0f5bde22-228f-11e6-8a83-43eab3d60cc1.html

5/28/2016

Omaha World Herald

Omaha Gives! Update

http://www.omaha.com/news/goodnews/million-raised-during-omaha-gives-event-tops-previous-record/article_9edc7f7a-0604-5bf0-a321-25dde7e91d2d.html

5/29/2016

Omaha World Herald

City planning article on selling the library – Mayor mentions SFH

http://www.omaha.com/news/metro/stothert-eyes-turning-page-on-w-dale-clark-library-says/article_e2f26067-36b8-5c1b-a46b-2835c57dabee.html

6/10/2016

Omaha World Herald

United Way announces funding, Siena/Francis mentioned

http://www.omaha.com/news/metro/united-way-of-the-midlands-allocates-million-to-fight-poverty/article_11dfbf06-2e56-11e6-a80a-2ba41f311c64.html

6/10/2016

Omaha World Herald

First Data donation of 56K+ rolls of toilet paper, human conveyor belt

http://www.omaha.com/news/goodnews/people-form-human-conveyor-belt-to-bring-toilet-paper-to/article_e8ba0d3f-4513-5118-9f75-ba6dbf7162ff.html