SleepOut for Shelter Registration Now Open!

McHenry, IL— Registration is now open for the 8th Annual SleepOut for Shelter event and Pioneer Center for Human Services is looking to the community to help make 2017 a record-breaking year. SleepOut for Shelter is an annual awareness and … Continued

McHenry County PADS Partners With The Monthly Bank

McHenry County PADS, a program of Pioneer Center, has partnered with The Monthly Bank to provide menstrual products for individuals who are homeless and utilizing PADS services. “Women experiencing homelessness face many challenges in their day-to-day lives. While food, shelter, … Continued

Family Health Partnership Clinic Brings Healthcare to the Homeless

Family Health Partnership Clinic has partnered with McHenry County PADS, a program of Pioneer Center for Human Services, to bring basic healthcare services direct to individuals experiencing homelessness. Every Tuesday from 1:00 to 3:30 pm, a remote clinic opens its … Continued

Pioneer Center Announces New Board Chair and Vice-Chair

Pioneer Center announces that Dan McCaleb has been named Chairman of the Board of Directors.  McCaleb replaces Michael Moushey who retired from the Board in December 2016. McCaleb, Executive Editor for Shaw Media, first joined the Pioneer Center board in … Continued

Co-CEO Roles to Lead Organization

Pioneer Center is proud and excited to announce the appointment of Sam Tenuto and Frank Samuel as Co-CEOs of the McHenry County based agency. “After appointing Sam as interim Chief Executive Officer in December 2015 and hiring Frank as Chief … Continued

Don’t Wait! Buy Your Tickets Now for Holiday Book Review

The 11th Annual Holiday Book Review benefiting Pioneer Center is now accepting reservations! “Year after year this event continues to sell out with over 500 guests in attendance supporting our mission.  It is a fun-filled, spectacular way to kick off … Continued

2-to-1 Match for SleepOut for Shelter Donations Announced

For the second year in a row, the McHenry County Community Foundation is partnering with Pioneer Center for Human Services to offer a 2-to-1 match on all SleepOut for Shelter donations up to $100,000. SleepOut for Shelter is an annual … Continued

Thursday Night PADS Church Site Needed

McHenry County PADS, a program of Pioneer Center for Human Services, is in search of an church shelter site to take over the Thursday evening slot for women and children. Each year a contingent of ten volunteer church sites open … Continued