What We Do

We coordinate donations of time, talent, money, food and other resources to meet the urgent needs of the residents of Frederick County.

We prevent and alleviate the effects of poverty by responding to the emergency needs of the residents in our community.

The Coalition works toward a more just and compassionate society.

#homeondegrange

What's Happening

Upcoming Event

2019 Back to School Supply Drive & Distribution Dates


Thursday, August 15, 2019 • 9:00 am - 6:00 pm


2019 School Supply Drive Information & Urgent Supply Needs
We Need Help With Volunteers and Supplies!
Thousands of children in Frederick County return to school and do not have the basic supplies they need.
Dates and Times of School Supply Drives for Families in Need
Dates and Times of School Supply Drives for Families in Need in SPANISH
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES: CHECK BACK LATER TO SEE OUR VOLUNTEER NEEDS
 
 
 

Upcoming Event

23rd Linda Keller Delauter Memorial Golf Classic


Wednesday, September 11, 2019 • 10:30 am

Download Tournament Sponsorship Information Here
Tournament Registration Begins Early August
 

Upcoming Event

2019 Run (or Walk) for Shelter


Saturday, September 21, 2019 • 9:00am

 
Join Us for the 11th Annual Run (or Walk) for Shelter!
Register Today at RunSignUp.com
Mail In Registration: Download Form Here
Teams Must Register by Mail

From the Blog

2018 Report to the Community


The accomplishments shared in our annual Report to the Community are a direct result of your decision to help the poor in your community. You recognize that poverty has a face…..
Read Our 2018 Report to the Community Here
 
 

From the Blog

The Religious Coalition Videos


Click to Watch

Making A Difference

Since 1981, the Religious Coalition for Emergency Human Needs has been providing Frederick County residents neighbors in need with emergency shelter and emergency financial assistance for homeless prevention and healthcare.

The Religious Coalition is the leading provider of emergency shelter for homeless adults and families and the point of entry for homeless prevention in Frederick County.

 Please join us in making a difference in Frederick County.

Emergency Family Shelter

32 

Homeless families were provided immediate support, stability and safety.

learn more

Emergency Shelter

29,853

Safe nights of shelter were provided to more than 406 homeless adults at the Alan P. Linton, Jr., Emergency Shelter.

learn more

Healthcare

373

Individuals with chronic health conditions were provided life-saving prescriptions.

learn more

The Religious Coalition