Adlai Road Ministries
The following organizations assist us with the operation of GLOWS, either through supplying volunteers or providing services.
We are blessed to have such a loving community!
The wonderful folks from Adlai Road Church provide volunteers.
City of Garland
The City of Garland assists us by providing library signs to notify our friends when the shelter will be open, providing first responders to hit the streets to notify our friends the shelter is open, and through leadership and coordination of all organizations within the City that assist our friends through various means.
Garland Pawsibilities provides crates, food and treats for the dogs and cats who may be joining our homeless at the shelter.
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
The wonderful folks from Gloria Dei Lutheran Church provide volunteers and supplies.
Good Sams provides snacks, water and juice. They provide a pickup location where our homeless can wait indoors until the bus arrives to take them to the shelter. They also assist with volunteers.
Lavon Drive Baptist Church
The folks at Lavon Drive Baptist Church provide the shelter and buses to transport our friends to the shelter when we activate GLOWS (Garland Overnight Warming Station), along with many administrative tasks. They also assist with volunteers.
New Liberty Baptist Church
The wonderful folks from New Liberty Baptist provide volunteers, and assist our unhoused friends with meals and showers on various days.
The Salvation Army provides a shelter, and pickup location where our homeless can wait indoors until the bus arrives to take them to the shelter. They also provide an overflow shelter when necessary.
The wonderful folks from Shiloh Church provide volunteers.
Other wonderful organizations providing assistance are:
International Buddhist Progress Society - providing volunteers and boxed/bagged breakfasts
Richardson Interfaith Alliance - providing volunteers and ongoing support through its membership of churches
721 Yoga - providing boxed/bagged dinners, volunteers and ongoing support