Grass Valley’s Hospitality House offers week of shelter for those in need |

Grass Valley’s Hospitality House offers week of shelter for those in need

Wendy Riley, far right, and Marilyn Rohrbacher, left, — representing their clients from MOVE! Fitness Studio in Nevada City — present a check to Joanna Robinson, center, of Hospitality House. The donation provided an entire week of food and shelter for homeless individuals through the “Adopt a Night” program.
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Through donations of the clients at MOVE! Fitness Studio in Nevada City, 54 men, women and children were given food and shelter for a week at The Hospitality House in Grass Valley. Hospitality House is a nonprofit community shelter for homeless individuals in Nevada County, funded primarily by donations. The year-round shelter is a no tolerance safe haven; those seeking shelter at Hospitality House are offered three meals, along with laundry and shower facilities. Hospitality House is committed to ending homelessness by providing intensive case management services to all its guests.

The mission of Hospitality House is to bring homeless people in Nevada County into a circle of community caring that offers shelter, sustenance, medical care, advocacy, opportunity, dignity, and hope as we assist them in transitioning from homelessness to housing. In order to empower homeless people with the tools to overcome the barriers that prevents them from securing homes, Hospitality House advocates for greater community support and optimizes resources dedicated to homelessness. For more information about Hospitality House, visit

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