IFC Features

Run 4 Peace for HomeStart - Rescheduled!

The Unity Center of Peace is hosting the 3rd annual Run 4 Peace to benefit IFC's HomeStart shelter for women and families. The family-friendly run/walk has been rescheduled for October 6, due to Hurricane Florence.  You can still register!

Project Connect - October 10

Project Connect is a one-day, one-stop event that connects people experiencing, or at risk of homelessness with a broad range of short and long-term services. 

Weather Update - Sept. 17

IFC Food Pantry/Admin Offices are CLOSED.
Shelters REMAIN OPEN.
Community Kitchen TBD, pending assessment.

Sept. 14 - Weather Update

--Community House / HomeStart shelters are OPEN.
--Community Kitchen will assess ability to open in the morning.
--Food Pantry / Administrative offices will CLOSE, so staff can focus energy on the shelters and kitchen.

Community House Update - September 2018

In anticipation of Hurricane Florence, the September 13 Good Neighbor Plan meeting is CANCELLED.  We hope to see you at the next meeting on Monday, September 24 from 6-7:30 pm at United Church of Chapel Hill.  We wish you all the best during the next few days and hope you and yours …

Sept. 12 Weather update - 8 a.m.

Thank you to so many of you who have already brought supplies or reached out to offer support to IFC members and residents now and in the coming days. As always, the shelters will remain open, and the latest information on openings/closings at other IFC locations will be available on our website and via Facebook and Twitter.

Community House Update - August 2018

You're invited to a Community Meeting Series regarding IFC's Community House shelter for men, nationally recognized best practices to end homelessness, and proposed updates to our Good Neighbor Plan.

Food for the Summer Kicks Off

Fact: In 2018, 28% or 3,432 children in the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City School District are food insecure. Community Solution: IFC is working with a number of public and private partners to make sure that kids in our community don't go hungry this summer.  You can help. Donate:&…

Community House Update

IFC is seeking changes to Community House's Good Neighbor Plan in order to address an identified gap in Orange County's local homeless services system and bring the shelter in line with nationally recognized best practices. To learn more, please continue reading. **************************** May 23,…

IFC named Non-Profit of the Year!

IFC is honored to be recognized by the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Chamber of Commerce as the Business Excellence Awards Non-Profit of the Year. IFC was started and continues to be a true community effort, with more than 7,000 people - members, donors, volunteers, residents, and staff - connecting every year…