The staff has added additional beds to make room for the influx of visitors. Spencer Lowe is the Chief Operating Officer at the mission, and says he expects anywhere from 20 to 50 new occupants overnight.
There will be fire pits placed in the courtyard as well to make visitors feel comfortable.
Wondering how you can help this time of year? Shelters are in desperate need of coats, gloves, socks, underwear, blankets, and over-the-counter cold and flu medications.