Brunch Honorees David Bolling, editor and publisher of the Valley of the Moon magazine; Danelle Goerzen and Pastor Rob Goerzen, Sonoma Alliance Church; and Evelyn Schofield, WestAmerica Bank branch service officer.


The Mother's Day Brunch this year was sold out for the first time ever.


Fran Blaye and Debbie Khan, former residents of the Haven now living in permanent housing.

Kathleen Hill, columnist for the Sonoma Index-Tribune, and Cindy Vrooman, president of the board of SOS.

Pastor Rich Gantenbein of St. Andrews Presbyterian Church

and Lora Grimes, a parishioner and SOS board member, with

her daughter Katie Grimes. 

SOS Executive Director Kathy King, right, with Danelle Goerzen and Pastor Rob Goerzen of the Sonoma Alliance Church, which won The Good Samaritan Award, and church volunteer Louie Ramirez, seated.


Below, a mamber of Hanna's Helpers & Teen Services Sonoma makes sure the food keeps flowing.


Special Acknowledgement to: Businesses and individuals

who have made donations to the raffle.

SOS Board of Directors and its Development Committee


Korbel Champagne Cellars

Lagunitas Brewery

Nana’s All Natural Granola donated by Nana Nancy Ladd

Peace and Beauty Baskets donated by Shana Jones and Donna Morosi

Readers’ Book Basket donated by Jude Sales

Shuerman Family Wines

Sonoma Cider

Sonoma Market

Wild Thyme Catering


David Carlson

Debbie Drummond

Dennis & Lora Grimes

Shannon Holl

Kathy King

Rosa King

Mary Pat Manning

Michael Mudd.

Joyce Parsons

Marge and Bill Thomas

Cindy & Dan Vrooman

Sonoma Overnight Support: 707-939-6777

151 1st St. W., Sonoma, CA 95476

The Brown Baggers volunteers prepare & distribute burritos

 or sandwich lunches at The Haven and other Sonoma locations. 


We offer resident- and non-resident clients counseling, referrals to other agencies, computer use, laundry services, showers and hot meals. 

The Haven is a 10-bed home

that serves low-income adult

men, women and families who

lack stable housing.