I’m thrilled to announce that Fayette Cares has lost a staff member! Odd reaction to turnover, you say? Consider that a short time ago Darnell was homeless. He, his wife, and three children were welcomed into the Fayette Cares shelter. Soon after, he was hired as a clerk in the donation center and thrift shop. […]
After a terrible tragedy we often think, “If we could only predict the future we could save lives.” That’s exactly what your support of Fayette Cares is helping to do. Using an innovative approach to intimate partner homicide prevention, Fayette Cares will be working with law enforcement to initiate a Lethality Assessment Program (LAP). Studies […]
Fayette Cares is turning up the fun with our first-ever 5k color run/walk race and 1k fun run on Saturday, September 8th, in Somerville, TN. Skip, walk, dance or race for first place at this brilliant event! We’ll shower you with color along a scenic course that weaves through historic sites including a nearly 200 year […]
Have you ever de-cluttered your home and as you pack donations for Fayette Cares you think “a stained shirt is better than no shirt” or “surely someone could use this ragged couch.” If so, your heart is in the right place but you might be doing more harm than good. It’s hard to imagine, but […]
Thank you to Waste Connections, Inc. Fayette Cares emergency shelter sponsor!