The Voice of Lewis

My name is Lewis! I am a 46 year old male from Owensboro, Kentucky. I am a single male with two daughters and the youngest of three siblings. I am blessed to be a grandfather to be, to a little boy. I am currently in remission from Lymphoma Cancer and a person in long-term recovery from…

4th Annual Golf Scramble

You have been waiting long enough but WAIT no more!  Our Annual Golf Scramble presented by Kentucky Legend is set for June 22nd, 2019 at Panther Creek Golf Club. This is an event you don't want to miss out on, it will sell out fast. Join the event TODAY by Clicking Here! If you would…

Jeff’s Tale

My name is Jeff. I am a 61-year-old male from Owensboro, Kentucky. I am living at St. Benedict’s because I became homeless. I am currently divorced and have three grown children. The greatest moment of my life was when my children were born. One thing about me that I want people to know is, that…

Leon’s Story

I am a 39 year old black male from Owensboro, Kentucky. I am divorced from a 5 year marriage and have four children. I am a brother to two wonderful sisters and work a full time job. I have become homeless because I put the care of my children above myself. Even though I haven't…

Sam’s Voice

My name is Sam. I am a 57 year old male from Owensboro, Kentucky. I am currently divorced but a father to a beautiful daughter and grandfather to 5 grandchildren. I'm currently seeking employment, with several prospects but nothing promising. I am also an addict of substance use, which resulted in my divorce and a…

Morale-A Residents Perspective

There are many things one might see, hear, or experience when walking through the doors of our facility. The things one may see, hear, or experience may differ, from person to person, but one thing is for sure, and that is, that our facility demonstrates love, compassion, dignity, integrity, and unity. Our facility resides on…

Announcements!

Winter Season is setting in and our needs are increasing!If you have the ability to contribute, share, or pray for our needs, please do. Our needs are as follows:MilkCerealCoffeeSocksHatsGlovesTowelsSheetsWash ClothsCleaning ProductsBed SponsorsUpcoming Events, Save The Dates!Annual Golf Scramble June 22, 2019Tables of Hope November 12, 2019The success of our residents and mission is attributed to…

#givingtuesday

This #givingtuesday we hope that you remember those without homes, warm beds, lack of food, and lack of companionship!St. Benedict's Shelter works intentionally to make sure those without homes, food, warm beds, and companionship are remembered and taken care of. Your funds, donations, and other forms of support are appreciated and are used to maximize…

Cyber Monday Giving Made Easier

We are pleased to announce a newly renovated website produced by Red Pixel Studios!What better way to kick off Cyber Monday than making online giving a little bit easier?This Cyber Monday we ask that you share our website, pray for our organization and clients, and consider Bed Sponsoring. Bed Sponsoring helps so many people and…

Become a Bed Sponsor

St. Benedict’s Shelter is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization who is devoted to making a difference in the community. We provide the highest quality programs that benefit all residents in our city and surrounding areas. We can do this through our Bed Sponsorship Program.We ask that you consider Sponsoring a Bed for ONLY $1.34 per day.…