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Nameless Coalition for the Homeless

August 16, 2017
Homeless coalition seeks board members
August 16, 2017 - 7:25am
August 13, 2017
Reed Olson, chair of the Nameless Coalition for the Homeless, stands in front of The Wolfe, 522 America Ave. NW. (Pioneer file photo)
Keeping the doors open: Coalition reaches out for funding to continue winter shelter
August 13, 2017 - 6:25am
September 23, 2016
The Wolfe Center, a nighttime shelter for chronic homeless inebriates in the former Headwaters Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Church, had an open house on Friday evening in Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Homeless shelter ready for first full winter in operation
September 23, 2016 - 8:16pm
February 17, 2016
The Wolfe, a homeless shelter located at 522 America Ave. NW, opened its doors on Monday with 16 beds available. The shelter will be open from 8 p.m. to 8 a.m. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
Out of the cold: Nameless Coalition opens shelter with help from community support (w/ VIDEO)
February 17, 2016 - 8:38pm
January 26, 2016
A former church at 522 America Ave. NW is the future home of a downtown overnight homeless shelter for chronic inebriates. (Pioneer file photo)
COURTS: Lawsuit against JPB, Nameless Coalition dismissed: Homeless shelter to open mid-February
January 26, 2016 - 6:59pm
January 8, 2016
Another delay in The Wolfe's path: Homeless shelter opening prolonged until Feb. 1
January 8, 2016 - 4:52pm
December 9, 2015
A new back entrance has been added to the Wolfe Center. The homeless shelter originally planned to open on Nov. 1 has experienced construction delays pushing an opening date back two months. The Nameless Coalition for the Homeless hopes to open the seasonal overnight shelter by Jan. 1.
New shelter by New Year's Day?
December 9, 2015 - 8:13pm
November 14, 2015
Group drafts plan for low-income apartment community in Bemidji
November 14, 2015 - 11:04pm
November 3, 2015
Center City Housing plans to break ground in the spring of 2016 for a 60-unit permanent housing facility for chronic inebriates and people receiving treatment for chemical dependency. The city of Bemidji has donated a 2.5 acre lot located between Park Avenue Northwest and Irvine Avenue Northwest near the former Soo Line Rail Corridor on Third Street for the project.
Spring groundbreaking planned for homeless apartments
November 3, 2015 - 9:13pm
November 1, 2015
A Nov. 1 opening has been postponed for “The Wolfe Center” as the Nameless Coalition for the Homeless continues renovations of the shelter on Sixth Street and America Avenue Northwest. (Crystal Dey, Bemidji Pioneer)
A name, but late start, for the Nameless shelter
November 1, 2015 - 12:52am
October 19, 2015
CITY COUNCIL: Waiver vote splits council: Homeless coalition hoping to waive permit fees for new downtown shelter
October 19, 2015 - 9:44pm
October 2, 2015
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Homeless people are our neighbors
October 2, 2015 - 12:42am
September 25, 2015
The Nameless Coalition for the Homeless purchased the Headwaters Unitarian Universalist Fellowship church at 522 America Ave. NW for $90,000 with the intention to provide shelter for up to 16 people during cold weather months. (Crystal Dey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Roadblock placed in homeless shelter's path: Pending lawsuit questions permitting process for new downtown seasonal facility
September 25, 2015 - 12:10pm
August 17, 2015
Kristi Miller shows where 16 beds will soon be in the main room of the Nameless Coalition for the Homeless’ shelter. The Coalition is purchasing the building the Headwaters Unitarian Universalist Fellowship previously used as a church on Sixth Street and America Avenue Northwest in Bemidji. (Crystal Dey | Bemidji Pioneer)
A shelter for the toughest season: Nameless Coalition for the Homeless prepares to open winter shelter
August 17, 2015 - 9:56am
July 23, 2015
Former Unitarian church identified as possible homeless shelter site
July 23, 2015 - 10:47pm