Centralized Intake

Champaign County Regional Planning Commission offers intake appointments for members of the community who are currently homeless or about to lose their housing.  These appointments are on a walk-in basis.   Sign in at the Urbana store front desk. Persons served…

Centralized Intake

Champaign County Regional Planning Commission offers intake appointments for members of the community who are currently homeless or about to lose their housing.  These appointments are on a walk-in basis.   Sign in at the Urbana store front desk. Persons served…

Centralized Intake

Champaign County Regional Planning Commission offers intake appointments for members of the community who are currently homeless or about to lose their housing.  These appointments are on a walk-in basis.   Sign in at the Urbana store front desk. Persons served…

Centralized Intake

Champaign County Regional Planning Commission offers intake appointments for members of the community who are currently homeless or about to lose their housing.  These appointments are on a walk-in basis.   Sign in at the Urbana store front desk. Persons served…

Centralized Intake

Champaign County Regional Planning Commission offers intake appointments for members of the community who are currently homeless or about to lose their housing.  These appointments are on a walk-in basis.   Sign in at the Urbana store front desk. Persons served…

An Incomplete Understanding of Poverty Leads to Solutions That Don’t Work

What is poverty? Merriam-Webster defines poverty as the state of one who lacks a usual or socially acceptable amount of money or material possessions. Our government’s own definition (all 184 words of it) is rooted in income thresholds based on…

Why People of All Abilities Volunteer at Salt & Light

Why People of All Abilities Volunteer at Salt & Light

If you ever volunteered or visited at Salt & Light during the years we were an emergency food pantry, you would have found many people with various types of disabilities standing in line for food. This is a reflection of…

How Your Dollars and Cents Help Salt & Light Make Change

The changes we have undergone at Salt & Light have drawn a ton of attention because of our unique approach to access to basic to resources like food and clothing. For many, our developmental model is all they need to…

faithfully standing in prayer for our community

Faithfully Standing in Prayer for Our Community

Violent crime is nothing new to our twin cities, here in central Illinois, especially the last 5 years. While we may grow calloused to being bombarded constantly with news reports of tragedy, it hits a nerve when a child or…