Homeless Connections announces the hiring of Samantha Uitenbroek as the Volunteer and Special Events Coordinator.
Volunteer and Special Events Coordinator Samantha Uitenbroek will be responsible for managing, recruiting, and retaining volunteers. She will also assist with event planning.
Uitenbroek holds Associates Degrees in Business Management and Marketing from Fox Valley Technical College. She comes to Homeless Connections with an extensive customer service background. Most recently, she was in customer service and purchasing at Crane Engineering Sales in Kimberly. Uitenbroek is an experienced volunteer, having volunteered her time with Homeless Connections and the Fox Valley Literacy Council. Uitenbroek has a passion for people’s basic needs and is honored and excited to join Homeless Connections’ team.
Homeless Connections (formerly the Emergency Shelter of the Fox Valley) is ending homelessness by connecting individuals and families to resources that promote self-sufficiency and prevent future homeless episodes. Homeless Connections serves approximately 3,000 individuals each year through four core areas of impact: Shelter, Case Management, Street Outreach, and Prevention. It is the only homeless shelter in the Fox Cities that serves families regardless of cause of homelessness and collaborates with other like-minded organizations to provide case management to its clients and improve the quality of living for those we serve and for the community as a whole. Connect with us at www.homelessconnections.net or on Facebook.