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Warming Shelter Opens for Homeless in County

As temperatures were dropping cold enough to snow  in Grass Valley last evening Salvation Army Major Don Sheppard says they decided to open the warming shelter for the homeless.
homeless man in cold click to hear Major Sheppard
It was a smaller number than usual because of the late start but 10 men and 8 women were given shelter overnight.
click to hear Major Sheppard
Major Sheppard says the cold nights are expected to continue and the shelter is gearing up to be open for a few more days.

click to hear Major Sheppard

Major Sheppard says  they could use warm socks blankets and sleeping bags if anyone has some extra and would like to make a donation.  The Salvation army is located on Alta Street in Grass Valley.

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