Project Connect

Project Connect will be Thursday January 30, 2020 at the United Church of Chapel Hill.
We would love your help with this event!
  • VOLUNTEER: Interested in volunteering at Project Connect? Sign Up here

  • DONATE: We are soliciting household goods, cleaning products, toiletry items, and clothing to be distributed at Project Connect. These items will be available at the event for people to take what they need -- they will not be divided and pre-bagged as in previous years. Please plan to drop off donated items between 1-4pm on Wednesday, Jan. 29 at the United Church of Chapel Hill (1321 MLK Blvd., Chapel Hill). Project Connect typically serves between 100-200 guests.

  • PUBLICIZE: Thanks for helping us spread the word about Project Connect

  • MORE INFO: Check out the map of service providers​

 

Background

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. These include housing, employment, health and dental care, mental health care, veterans’ and social service benefits, legal services, and more.  

 

Through a unique community-wide partnership, Project Connect involves dozens of businesses, several hundred volunteers, local governments, faith-based communities, and service providers all in an effort to assist fellow community members end homelessness in Orange County. Since 2007, the event has provided services for over 1,500 community members. 

Previous Project Connect Event Info