FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Iron County Care and Share is Informed and Prepared

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CEDAR CITY, Utah, March 13, 2020 – Iron County Care and Share is staying informed about COVID-19 (also known as the Coronavirus) and how it is impacting our programs, services, and community. The organization has no knowledge of exposure, nor program participants that are ill or presenting symptoms and ask for your help in squashing stigma. Please view our recent press release on our services, our preparedness and what you can do to prevent rumors and stigma. ICCS PR ICCS Response to Continue reading →

Housing and the Investment in our Community

$60,000. $60,000 in rental assistance will be invested into our community by way of the Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) and paid directly to our local property owners between June 2019 and May 2020. Iron County Care and Share applies for and facilitates these funds for Iron County and serves over 100 households with the grant funds. The rental assistance funds are a portion of the grant received, and are strictly used for rental assistance ONLY.  The Housing and Community Development Division (HCDD) provides a lifeline Continue reading →

Operation washer/dryer A SUCCESS

A BIG thank you to the private donors that made it possible to purchase new washer/dryer combinations for each wing of our emergency shelter. In addition, these additions give our commercial washer a break. Oh? We didn’t mention we also received a donation to replace our commercial washer/dryer set that helps maintain the health and safety of our clients in shelter. WE DID! (You should have seen the party we threw when they arrived!) As seen here, our model Neal is showing the latest in Continue reading →

Help us win $3,500 for homeless teens

Iron County Care and Share needs your help to win a $3,500 grant from Missionbox. The dollars will go toward our new after school project for homeless teens in Iron County. Currently, we have over 400 homeless teens in our town and they need our help. We will offer basic needs, showers, laundry, and meals between 3:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. in our secure shelter facilities. How can you help? Visit our Missionbox profile – Click Here Click the Recommend button and give us a Continue reading →

Employee Anniversary: Allen Bloodworth (2008)

Allen has been with the Iron County Care and Share since May 29, 2008. As the Shelter Coordinator, he oversees the shelter monitors, the shelter kitchen and pantry and coordinates all the meals in shelter. He has a multitude of skills and can fix and/or install nearly anything that breaks. In addition to his wit, Allen has an incredible heart and willingness to assist wherever needed. He has a true passion and dedication for serving our clients and goes above and beyond on a daily basis. Continue reading →