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Registration is Open for our Hope Comedy Benefit! Buy Tickets today!

Join us at our Hope for the Homeless Comedy Benefit on Friday, April 12th, 6:00 pm at Avante Banquets in Fox River Grove! Enjoy a fabulous evening as we raise life-changing funds for Homeless women and children in our community. Tickets are $150 each or $1400 for a table of 10. Buy Tickets Today!! (more…)

Headquarters Office will be Closed on Wednesday, January, 30th & Thursday January, 31st!

Headquarters Office will be closed this Wednesday, January 30th, & Thursday, January 31st due to extreme temperatures!   Home of the Sparrow will resume normal hours on Friday, February 1st.  Please keep an eye on our Facebook page or website for any updates!   Please keep safe and warm! (more…)

Headquarters Office Closed Monday, January, 28th!

Due to the severe winter weather expected over the coming hours, Home of the Sparrow's Headquarters office in McHenry will be closed on Monday, January 28th. Our normal office hours will resume on Tuesday. Stay safe and warm!

This weeks Sparrow’s Nest Thrift Stores and Donation Centers Hours!

Due to the arctic weather forecast for next week, we have revised our store hours. This is for all 7 Sparrow's Nest locations. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your understanding. (more…)


To provide Hope, Opportunity and Support that empowers women and children as they journey from homelessness to self-sufficiency.


To reduce homelessness among women and children through creative strategies and community partnerships, resulting in lasting self-sufficiency.

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