Suzi DeFosset

Gathering Inn searching for home for homeless program after fire guts Auburn house

The Gathering Inn is in need of a new home to rent after fire gutted the Auburn house the non-profit has used for five years to temporarily locate homeless men and women with medic ...

Auburn’s fledgling anti-panhandling campaign spreading

The city of Auburn effort to discourage panhandling by convincing people not to give is spreading to North Auburn. Business employees like Garret Jensen of Rock Creek Plaza’ ...

Placer County homeless shelter overflowing

A Roseville-based homeless shelter is reporting unseasonably high demand for beds this summer, turning away more than a dozen people some nights and anticipating even higher demand ...

Reader Input: Community opens doors at shelter

For six weeks last summer, the door to showers, clean clothes and nightly shelter was closed at The Gathering Inn. Hospitals experienced an increase of emergency room visits, polic ...

Gathering Inn board member to be featured in service video

David Larson has served for less than a year as a board member for The Gathering Inn, but in that time has proven himself as an advocate for the homeless, according to Executive Di ...

Another View: The giving season is upon us

This time of year our phones at the Gathering Inn are ringing off the hook with requests to help feed the homeless. It is so wonderful to live in a community that cares so much ab ...

La-Z-Boy donates to The Gathering Inn

La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries today announced it was donating $3,000 to The Gathering Inn homeless shelter as a result of a promotion at the Roseville store. During October, a port ...

Helping the homeless

There is another option for the homeless in Western Placer County thanks to a new center in Roseville that is helping people get their lives back on track. The Gateway Communit ...